Marketplace Manager (f/m/x)

  • KARE Design GmbH
  • Garching b. München
  • Work experience
  • Marketing, Communication, PR
  • Sales, Key Accounting
  • Fulltime
  • Published: 2023-03-23
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KARE – a leader in its segment of the market – is a privately owned company with international operations in the field of furniture, lighting and furnishing accessories. With its ‘Joy of living’ slogan the company markets unconventional furnishing design at attractive prices under its own KARE brand since 1981. Today the company counts more than 200 shops in 50 countries.

To support the eCommerce department in the KARE head office in Munich (Garching-Hochbrück) we are looking immediately for aMarketplace Manager (*) to manage our B2C accounts (e.g. Amazon Seller, Otto).

*) Gender doesn't matter, the main thing is motivation

Your tasks:

  • Independent management and further development of our strongly growing, German-speaking B2C marketplace business (esp. Otto, eBay and Amazon Seller Account)  
  • Onboarding of new marketplaces
  • Coordination and optimization of marketing activities on the marketplaces (sponsored product ads, display ads, etc.) 
  • Testing of new marketing opportunities  
  • Article setup, content maintenance and optimization according to SEO aspects 
  • Creating evaluations and reports of relevant marketplace KPIs as well as product group performance in order to find and realize growth potentials as well as controlling the marketplace budget plan
  • Developing (creative) approaches to develop new customer groups and expand the marketplace business  
  • Monitoring of market trends and best practices  
  • International exchange with franchisees
  • Further new, exciting projects

That's why you fit into our team:

  • You have successfully completed a commercial apprenticeship or a degree in economics, communication sciences, marketing or a comparable course of study with a focus on marketing / eCommerce 
  • You have already gained practical experience in eCommerce or marketplace management, are a digital native and at home in the online world  
  • You have a passion for interior design and design in general, know the current trends and are as enthusiastic about our brand as we are  
  • You score with strong analytical skills and are proficient in using Excel / Google Sheets 
  • First experiences with Tradebyte are desirable
  • You are a reliable, outgoing personality with a proactive "can do" attitude. Multitasking is no foreign word for you
  • You are determined, work solution-oriented and are very open-minded towards new things 
  • You are empathetic, a team player and you find it easy to build relationships with different teams 
  • You communicate fluently in German and English, both written and spoken 

We offer you:

  • Dynamic, owner-managed company that stands for the pure joy of living and is unique and extraordinary
  • The opportunity to bring your own ideas to the role, help shape it and be part of new projects 
  • An agile working environment as well as challenging and responsible tasks with deep insights into the fastest growing area within eCommerce 
  • Flat hierarchy and open corporate culture with a high learning curve 
  • Possibility of a home office by arrangement
  • A team of unique colleagues who are looking forward to your competent support
  • The KARE Academy in the head office and our e-Academy with a wide range of trainings support you in your daily work
  • Our subsidized fitness memberships with Body+Soul and EGYM Wellpass
  • Subsidized job bike leasing offer
  • Fresh meals from the in-house canteen
  • Free flatrate for coffee, tea, water, lemonade, fresh fruit ...
  • Various company events several times a year
  • Pension plan supported beyond the legal framework

Your application:

Become a part of the KARE team with varied and challenging tasks.
We look forward to receiving your application!
  • Thomas Birner
  • Head of Digital Sales