Retail Manager – Zürich Airport (Chocolates)

Jobs Facts

Job Status: Closed
Job Title: Retail Manager – Zürich Airport (Chocolates)
Location: Zurich Airport, Zurich, Switzerland
Industry: Confectionery – Chocolate – Fine Foods
Market: Zurich Airport
Channel: Retail
Reports: Sales staff of 25
Languages: Fluent in German & English
Salary Range (USD): around 8000 / month + bonus
Visa: No Sponsorship available
Job ID: JO-1809-639


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Job Description

Our Client

Our client for this Retail Manager position is a leader in the Chocolate industry.


The Retail Manager – Zurich Airpot will be in charge of manage 2 chocolate stores within the Zurich Airport.

Job Description

  • Responsible for our appearance in the Duty Free Shops at Zurich Airport
  • Leadership and development of the sales team
  • Responsible for impeccable merchandising and a successful implementation of promotions
  • Responsible for achieving the budgeted goals in collaboration with the airport shop operator


  • Completed retail training or completed studies (university / FH / hotel management school)
  • 5 years experience in retail
  • Solid leadership experience
  • Convincing and disciplined sales personality
  • Passion for numbers, entrepreneurial approach as well as very good organizational skills
  • Very good knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Very good German and English skills
  • Appreciated previous experience: Fauchon, Fazer Confectionery, Ferrero, Godiva, Goldkenn, Guylian, Leonidas, Lindt & Sprungli, Maestrani, Mars ITR, Mondelez, Nestle, Neuhaus, Perfetti Van Melle, Hershey’s, Toms Gruppen, Valrhona
  • Appreciated previous titles: Store Manager, Boutique Manager, Store Director, Boutique Director