At Karl Lagerfeld, we are driven by Karl’s mantra: “Embrace the present and invent the future”. The House of KARL LAGERFELD shares the creative vision and design aesthetic of its iconic founder, Karl Lagerfeld. Always contemporary and forward-looking. We are the only fashion house that carries Karl’s name at its doorbell and we’re thriving to live up to this responsibility in everything we do, every day with lots of joy and passion.
Our headquarters in Paris and in Amsterdam are home to a very diverse and driven Karl family from more than 25 countries creating meaningful stories and product concepts that connect to Karl’s world and iconic attributes. Women’s ready to wear, bags, small leather goods and underwear are managed directly from our Amsterdam HQ other categories including men’s wear, footwear, fragrances, eyewear and more are developed together with best in class license partners.
We connect with our consumers at multiple levels – online and offline hand in hand. We thrive to maximize consumer engagement via more than 200 KL stores worldwide, our premium wholesale partners and our strong digital footprint, spearheaded by our KARL.COM flagship store which reaches 96 countries. With digital channels representing already more than 30% of our overall full price business.
We are a dynamic, fast growing and inclusive company built on professionalism and strong values. Across all areas of our business, at KARL LAGERFELD we commit working toward highest standards of sustainability and integrity. In 2019, KARL LAGERFELD joined as a founding member the Fashion Pact, a global sustainability initiative seeking to transform the fashion industry through objectives in three areas: climate, biodiversity and ocean protection.
The Head of Marketplace will play a key role the digital commerce team. She/he will be responsible for driving the partnership with the existing Digital Marketplaces (Farfetch, Zalando among others), development new business and ensure the efficient execution of onboarding of the new ones.
This person will report directly to the Global Head of digital commerce and will be part of the Digital Commerce team based in Amsterdam.
We are looking for an experienced eCommerce expert with a passion for Marketplaces and Pure Players who can think strategically and with a hands-on approach. This is a critical high visibility role, the ideal candidate is someone able to cross-functionally collaborate across the organization with stakeholders on the wholesale, product, marketing, supply chain, retail and e-commerce teams as well as external account management teams.
Please note that if your application is successful, we will contact you within three weeks