Rimi Baltic Group Assortment & Buying department

Rimi Baltic is one of the leading retailers in Baltic States and is represented in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. We are a part of ICA Gruppen - leading retail organization in the Nordic region. There are more than 200 different job positions available in our stores and office, which means there is a place for you to grow.

But most of all - we are very diverse people, yet we are all committed to three common values: simplicity, commitment, and entrepreneurship. If these are also your values, you will find a lot of likeminded and friendly people here.

Whatever the reasons you might choose Rimi, your choice is valued here. So join Rimi and together we will make every day a little easier for our customers.

LLC Rimi Baltic,
Registration number: 40003592957



Baltic Nonfood Category Manager


If it's important for You:

  • Challenging and dynamic work in one of the leading food retailers in the Baltics;
  • A continuous possibility to develop yourself professionally, apply your skills to a wide variety of assignments and opportunity to develop leadership skills;
  • Employee development and training programs;
  • Extensive career opportunities within the whole ICA Gruppen;
  • Competent and professional team support;
  • Friendly working environment with different team events;
  • Competitive remuneration package;
  • Social security and health insurance.

If You have:

  • University degree in economics, business management or other similar field;
  • At least 2 years experience in retailing, buying, category management;
  • Result oriented personality with strong analytical skills;
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills;
  • Readiness to work under pressure and in stressful situations;
  • Good knowledge of English language, knowledge of any Baltic language will be considered as an advantage;
  • Structured and accurate personality;
  • Excellent computer skills;
  • Ability to work in Riga and travel within Baltic countries and abroad;
  • Valid driver’s license.

We will entrust You to:

  • Create, develop and implement category strategy in Baltic countries;
  • Develop category business plans to meet sales and margin targets for category group;
  • Analyse and develop common assortment mix and promotions for all Baltic countries in close cooperation with countries’ operations;
  • Negotiate with suppliers, regarding all points of the general contract;
  • Ensure optimal sourcing for category group complying with company quality requirements;
  • Carry out presentations of strategy, campaigns, assortment and merchandising solutions;
  • Ensure an accurate and up-to-date administration of products, smooth buying and supply process in cooperation with supply chain;
  • Analyse market data, latest trends and novelties in the industry;
  • Monitor category sales, margins and stocks, follow-up budget fulfillment control.

Thank you for your interest!

LLC Rimi Baltic, Registration number: 40003592957

 

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Region:
Rīgas

Job type:
Fixed Term Contract

Working hours:
Full-time

Working days:
Day

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Contacts:
Simona Tentere
Telephone: +371 67 04 8850
Mobile: +371 23 370 205

Company homepage:
http://www.rimi.lv