Channel Head Kitchen Sweden

Om kunden / About the Client
Electrolux is a global leader in home appliances, based on deep consumer insight and developed in close collaboration with professional users. We offer thoughtfully designed, innovative solutions for households and businesses, with products such as refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, cookers, vacuum cleaners, air conditioners and small domestic appliances. Under esteemed brands including Electrolux, AEG, Zanussi, Frigidaire and Electrolux Grand Cuisine, the Group sells more than 50 million products to customers in more than 150 markets every year. In 2013 Electrolux had sales of $15.1 billion and 61,000 employees. For more information go to

Arbetsbeskrivning / Work Description
Electrolux is a leading provider in the European appliance market, and Electrolux Major Appliances Europe is our largest business sector. With 24,800 people and operations in every country in Europe, we have a solid understanding of European consumers’ needs and desires that allows us to provide innovative, thoughtfully designed products that help consumers create the homes they desire.

Din profil / Your profile
Channel Head Kitchen Sweden Contribute to Electrolux Nordic cluster success by executing sales strategy within Kitchen channel in Sweden as well as our own retail chain Electrolux Home.
Responsible for the strategy development and implementation, leadership and management of all Kitchen commercial activities within Electrolux Sweden.
• Responsible for the management and delivery of the P&L Kitchen Channel
• Management of a functional team whilst working in partnership with other functions in a matrix organization
• Creating a sustainable environment to encourage talent development that delivers on the commercial strategy needs
• Execute all commercial strategies and activities within Electrolux Home channel (Franchise model, positioning, pricing, assortment, network strategies, store layouts, branding etc)
• Setting objectives and priorities by key customer in Kitchen Channel
• Lead Kitchen meetings focused on plan to achieve sales objectives
• Secure that company guidelines are followed
• Field sales: staffing, training, motivation, follow-up in Kitchen Channel
• Allocate spending according the business priorities
• Plan and carry out direct marketing activities, in accordance with agreed sales and marketing business plans
• Prepare presentations, proposals and sales contracts
• Identify and resolve customers and field force concerns/issues
• Conduct performance appraisal talks with direct reports timely
• Analyze business trends to develop local business growth strategy
• Work closely with other functions to improve overall customer satisfaction
• Attend planned key customer events (internal and external)
• Forecasting for KRT channel

• Minimum 7-10 years experience in Sales/ Key Account Management in Retail industry
• Excellent market and product/ service knowledge
• Strong influencing skills and negotiation skills
• Solid understanding of Finance basics
• Successful track record of Consultative problem solving and Customer relationship management
• Strong leadership skills

Övrigt / Other
In this recruitment Electrolux cooperate with Inhouse AB, Peder Mårtensson 0708-14 88 00. Please call him or send the application via search service on

Om Inhouse / About Inhouse