Latvian speaking Shop Manager

Job description

Are you ready to be our Latvian shop Manager and would like to work with international e-commerce?

We need you at our new office in the Vilnius!

MakesYouLocal helps webshops succeed abroad and several of our clients are focusing on the markets in Baltics, Scandinavia and Central Eastern Europe. This is why we are looking for new colleagues to join us! We  ask you to move to Vilnius and join our 6 people Latvian team. We will make sure you have a place to stay and ensure your transfer would be convenient. 


Do you have e-commerce knowledge and would love to learn more about payment, logistics and trust marks. Would you like to localize webshops for launch in the Latvia and also love working with customer service, translations, and social media on behalf of our clients? In other words, our new colleague will learn to manage all the tasks required, for a webshop to succeed. On top of that, the preferred candidate is able to translate from English to Latvian and if you can translate from Estonian, Lithuanian, it would only be an advantage. 

Enjoy Vilnius - and Copenhagen

At our office in Vilnius we have a great time at work, and after! First of all, we prioritise that everybody’s workday includes a variety of tasks. After work, we occasionally enjoy a drink or two, and we also arrange everything from doing sports to great parties. Since our head office is in Copenhagen the job will require occasional travel to Copenhagen for training as well as you will have daily communication with colleagues from Copenhagen.

What we expect from our next colleague

First of all, we are looking for people with the right attitude and for us, this means that you most days are happy and positive. That you are ready to step up when our customers need you and enjoy the freedom on days where they don’t. The job also requires an interest in e-commerce and a genuine desire to help the customers you are in contact with. On top of that we expect you:

  • to be able to speak and write fluently in Latvian
  • to be able to translate from English - Latvian or Estonian/Lithuanian is an advantage
  • to have relevant job experience, from e-commerce, customer service, retail or another relevant position
  • to be comfortable with a computer and willing to learn new stuff
  • to have been living in the Latvia for most of your life


In Vilnius you will find colleagues all doing a great job helping our customers to succeed abroad. If you can see yourself joining our team do not hesitate to upload an application including your CV.

Startdate will be as soon as possible. Are you living in Vilnius and think that you can help us from Vilnius, don't hesitate to contact us.  

About MakesYouLocal

MakesYouLocal was established in 2010 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The idea came from more than 10 years of work in leading Danish online shops, selling in several countries. We are now covering 13 countries with our own native staff and offices in Copenhagen, Stockholm and Vilnius.

We help webshops succeed abroad

We focus on 3 business areas described below and help businesses with everything requiring native language skills and cultural understanding, from initial market research to daily shop management and customer service. With our cross-border e-commerce experience from more than 400 projects and our +50 native e-commerce savvy employees, we work closely with our clients to secure international success.



Requirements


    • to be able to speak and write fluently in Latvian
    • to be able to translate from Latvian. Lithuanian or Estonian is an advantage
    • to have relevant job experience, from e-commerce, customer service, retail or another relevant position
    • to be comfortable with a computer and willing to learn new stuff
    • to have been living in the Latvia for most of your life