Sales Support for Vagabond UK Operations, London
Sales – London
Vagabond Shoemakers is one of Europe's leading fashion shoe brands with a production of about 2 million pairs of shoes and accessories annually. Vagabond's design studio, which includes a full-size prototype production workshop, is located at the worldwide headquarters in Varberg, Sweden. Our production is sourced in-house and our products are sold in more than 40 markets worldwide, including Scandinavia, Germany, UK, USA and Russia. The brand is displayed by our own concept stores, e-shop, shop-in-shops and we also feature prominently within department stores and in carefully selected multi-brand stores. Vagabond employs approximately 500 people, including 90 at the headquarters in Sweden. For our UK operations, we are now looking for:
As a part of the Sales team, with placement in the London area, you will play an important role in supporting the UK Sales Manager and ensuring a high service level for our wholesale partners on the UK market. You will actively work to increase sales based on market conditions and the potentials of each client. You will work closely with our Sales Manager and help monitoring and analysing key figures and the follow up of action plans.
In your everyday tasks you will attend to placing orders, sending order confirmations, issuing credits notes and coordinating our meeting rooms. You will also handle sales samples, provide marketing support and organize in store training clinics. Besides the small local sales team in the UK, you will stay in close contact with the sales team at the head office in Sweden.
You will have a relevant degree of education and are experienced in customer/sales support within the fashion industry. You are a skilled administrator and business information system user. You should be a structured person with a passion for both service and style. Above all, you enjoy creating good relationships, taking initiatives and having the ability to listen and find solutions.
Vagabond Shoemakers is well established and continues growing in a number of markets around the world. The UK is one of our key markets and you’re welcome to join in on an exciting journey together with a lot of skilled and inspirational colleagues and customers.
“This is a full-time position. Please apply with your CV and a covering letter using the button below 30th November.”