CATEGORY MANAGER – TOP 4 GROCERY MULTIPLES

South East based
£Competitive basic plus full benefits package
22 Nov 2012
20 Dec 2012
CB/1386
Food & Drink
Full Time
Permanent

Yoplait is a highly successful, market-leading UK based Global branded food business whose products enjoy widespread recognition with a strong “good for you” consumer acceptance and appeal.  With a collection of dynamic brands that command a category leadership position together with substantial above the line marketing investment and innovative NPD, further future growth looks highly encouraging.

They are now looking to appoint another 1st class Category Manager into their team with a focus on driving category performance within two of the leading Grocery Retail Multiples.  This is a customer facing role where you will work cross-functionally partnering the commercial team and also includes responsibilities for customer marketing point of purchase consumer led brand activations.

Currently working as a Category Manager within a reputable FMCG branded business, you have developed and successfully implemented a number of category growth initiatives within any of the major High Street Grocery Retailers.  With excellent consumer insight analysis understanding and modern category development process skills, you are able to build effective internal and external relationships and are a natural at influencing the category agenda.

If you are looking for a career opportunity where you can grow and play a major part in shaping customer led Category trading strategy with real responsibility and freedom to take action – then this could be the right move.

Please send your up-to-date CV together with benefits package details to Colin Beaumont, colin@smithcarey.co.uk quoting reference number CB/1386.

Closing date for applications 20/12/12