Are you a stable and experienced leader who tackles stressful situations with a zen like calm and always find the right motivational quote for an occasion? Are you a sturdy manager that has operated change management?
Right now, one of our key positions are open. We're looking for someone who can help us strive towards constant improvement.
Within this role, you will have a spot in our management team, have middle managers report directly to you and your own budget. Furthermore you will have a legitimate reason to use fancy expressions like synergy effect
and regression analysis
in daily conversations for no apparent reason. You will become a part of a market leading company with a unique culture and a world class level of engagement. You will also get to wear extravagant slippers and be encouraged to use animated cats in your presentations.
Content is one of the four branches of Prisjakt. It is an organisation within the organisation with approximately 120 passionated geeks divided between Sweden and Poland. Content handles collection, sorting and assures the quality of all the product and store data Prisjakt has, as well as being responsible for a large flow of continuous data.Track record and must haves
Nice to haves
- You have experience from leading change
- Staff responsibility and experienced in leading leaders (being the manager of managers for at least 5 years)
- Well accustomed to working with product development in a software environment
- Fluent in both Swedish and English
- Ecommerce-internet-savvy and early adopter-personality (you won't panic if someone shares a Google Docs spreadsheet instead of an Excel)
- Mówisz po polsku
- Experienced in Agile methods
- Knowledge in data analysis and statistics
- International experience (a kickoff in Copenhagen doesn't count)
- Well accustomed to being part of a big team
- You have been the member of a management team before
- Women are in particular encouraged to apply
First and foremost: you are a genuine person and act from authenticity, wearing only one face. Furthermore you are someone who wants to improve and therefor embraces change. More result- and solution oriented than process oriented there is a strong sense of gettingshitdone
residing in you. As a leader you have an active and responsive side that is apparent and engaging to everyone. The goals you set for your team are challenging and have clear expectations. Fundamental to your work is to acquire a holistic view of your part in the machinery.
The feedback you give is straight and you handle uncomfortable conversations without thinking twice. At the same time you are not a douche - there is always a humanity within you moving the dialogue. You like to watch people grow, and you challenge them with good intentions, helping them develop their skillset. You carry yourself with confidence but disregards status since you think of everyone in the company as equals. An important part of this role is that you communicate naturally and can express yourself well in both text and speech. You have humour and self-distance and your are able to laugh at yourself. We feel that it is incredibly important that you have years of experience with leadership to fully take on this role.Location:
You will have your base at our Malmö or Ängelholm office with frequent travels to Krakow. You need to be able to travel as much as this role needs. That will likely mean that during the initial 6 months you will spend one week a month in Poland and after that somewhat less.Full timeOngoing applicationAbout us
Prisjakt is the best price comparison service in the galaxy. We help people with shopping decisions throughout their daily life by providing them with objective and unbiased information. We are a workplace that puts great emphasis on our employees being themselves, and there is tolerance for variations in our personal situation.
Prisjakt is ranked as one of Europes top 50 best companies according to Great Place To Work. In our fun but deathly serious culture book you can read all about what it is like to be one of us: http://bit.ly/2fPgXeB