We’re on a crazy growth journey and was recently confirmed as one of the fastest-growing companies in Denmark during the past four years. Last year we welcomed more than 80 people to Hobbii, and since the beginning of 2020, we have hired 60 more. We believe in delivering outstanding service and ensuring the right portfolio of products for our customers. That’s why we now need a Head of Supply Chain and Category Management to help ensure that.
In this role, you will be responsible for defining short-term and long-term strategies for our product portfolio, including assortment, product development, sourcing and quality control. We are growing fast, and we need you to ensure that we have the right products at the right price and that we continuously quality check and develop partnerships with our suppliers.
So, if you would like to take the next step in your career and take our supply chain and category management to new heights, then it might be you who we are looking for:
Would you like to...
Build and lead a supply chain and category management team (currently 5-6 people) in a fast growing multi-channel niche retailer
Lead and design an overall approach to category management, product development and sourcing
Develop a quality control setup
Manage inventory and optimize working capital
Support your team in optimizing each product category across all product groups in close collaboration Marketing, Retail and Customer Experience
Then, here’s the skills needed to succeed;
Leadership - You know what it takes and have experience with leading a skilled team
Category management - You know how to develop categories to optimise sales, profit and customer happiness
Quality control - You are used to conduct quality control and can establish easy-to-learn procedures for your team to also be able to do so
Sourcing experience - You have sourcing experience, preferably from far-east and know how to find/establish new suppliers
Data-Ninja - You base your decision making, demand planning and execution on data and are strong in delivering analysis yourself
Getting-stuff-done - Capable of formulating a coherent plan and executing it together with your team
You could come from backgrounds like; purchasing, sourcing or category management, preferably within fashion/textiles
Our promise to you
Working at Hobbii should be exciting, fun and meaningful. We’re achieving this by having an extremely talented and passionate team, who fundamentally believe that we're better together. We have a dedicated People & Culture Team that spends all of their time making sure that going to work doesn’t suck.
And just to name a few perks - we have breakfast, lunch, Friday bars, unlimited amounts of coffee and great parties.
This position is full time and you will be working from our HQ in Rødovre, Denmark, report to our CFO and some travel will be expected.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
Friday is something special, let's enjoy a beer together.
Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.