Sales Project Manager
German-based Lidl is the largest grocery store chain in Europe with 10,000 stores and 70,000 employees in 27 countries. Lidl Finland has 5,000 employees.
Area of responsibility: personnel and training. Point of view: sales organisation.
Localizing international projects, processes, and training material. Managing national projects and analyzing and improving processes.
Managing large training projects aimed at develop the skills of the managers and staff. Analyzing and developing existing processes in the stores.
During 2015, we organized the largest personnel training project of the year by any company in Finland. I was in charge of that project. The skills, the strengths, and the weaknesses of each of our 150 store manager were individually analyzed. Based on the analysis, the training was individually designed. The store managers attended the training events during the year according to their plan so that each of them received at least 20 days of training.
Member of the Company Social Responsibility -team of Lidl Finland. Building CSR strategy.