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Seeking CEO for GlossyBox Turkey (Istanbul)

Rocket Internet GmbH ( Protected content ), the largest European incubator with headquarters in Berlin, aims to successfully establish promising models in the area of internet. In the past few years, we have become a strong partner for
plenty of successful companies to support them with our unparalleled online expertise, network of contacts and capital.
Some of our best-known internet projects include Groupon, Zalando and eDarling.

Seeking CEO for GlossyBox Turkey

GlossyBox is one of Rocket’s newest Start-ups. It is a monthly subscription service - you fill out a beauty profile, and then every month you receive a little box of high-end beauty samples from high-end cosmetic brands at your door. Since launch
in March Protected content company has rapidly expanded and is now present in 7 countries with leading market positions. From September onwards we are entering into the lifestyle and fashion segment and are therefore searching for a CEO to build
up our local operations.

Your responsibilities:

Build up GlossyBox business and manage operations in Turkey
Achieve and maintain market leadership in our business
Develop successful and long-term partnerships with key suppliers and partners
Build up and manage a local team, including operations, partnership management, marketing
Set up operations (fulfilment, logistics, etc.) and efficient processes
Responsible for local P&L
Develop and share best practices on a global level

Your skills:

Master degree, MBA from a top tier business school
Several years of work experience ideally in relevant industries as worldwide leading Beauty/ fashion/shoe company
Passion for fashion and lifestyle products
Strong structuring and analytical skills: Ability to set up efficient business processes and manage P&L
Strong leadership: Capacity to build, motivate, structure and delegate a team in a fast-paced environment
Entrepreneurial spirit: Pragmatic, hands-on in execution, ability to make the right decisions under uncertainty
Strong communication and sales skills: Promote GlossyBox and build partnerships CxO level executives
High commitment, motivation and flexibility
English speaker

Our offer:

Great entrepreneurial and leadership opportunity
An attractive and highly dynamic industry
Work as part of a global, highly ambitious team and fast-growing company
Attractive compensation including equity stake in local company
Start: Immediately

We look forward to your application, including a cover letter, CV and information on your availability, with the job title in the subject to: Protected content

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