For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.
Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!
As a Retail Coordinator you will have the following key accountabilities:
Within local Retail Product Area (retail trade in Switzerland, center index, instant market knowledge, shopping center):
Open and manage opportunities in SF , keeping order lists, invoicing, shipping
Create and manage access of the online platform www.detailhandel-schweiz.ch
Creating/changing retailer addresses, contact partners, etc. in SF
Correspondence with customers, retailer inquiries
Participation in the creation of the annual "Retail Switzerland" documentation
Center index: contact person for customer/tenant inquiries (1st level support), coordination with agency (2nd level support)
Within Retail Recruiting/Retail Service Area
Independent coordination of the processes for implementing new retailers (ops/retail side)
Keeping controlling lists, document filing
Retail Services for smaller C-retailers, maintain/expand relationships and ensure the quality of data deliveries
Now that you know what a Retail Coordinator does, what skills, qualifications and experience do you need?
Excellent written and oral language skills in German
Very good oral and written knowledge of English
French would be considered as an advantage
Very good knowledge of MS Office
CRM: Salesforce - an advantage
Flair with numbers and analytical skills for evaluating data
System affinity, technical understanding (ERP systems/interfaces) - an advantage
Experience in management of retails partners - an advantage
We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.
Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to getting to know you!