Senior Category Manager

Recruiter
Location
Midlands Region
Salary
£45,000 to £55,000 Plus Package
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Ref
JH33268
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Category Manager with “Top Four” retail experience to join a leading UK chilled food manufacturer as a Senior Category Manager. The role will offer ownership of the “front of store” category and the successful candidate will help grow this further and help drive forward the client relationship.

The Role:

  • Responsible for the front of store category for a “Top Four” UK retailer
  • Ownership of Ranging strategies and  principles (influencing at merch centre/strategy stage)
  • Ownership of Space strategies and principles(influencing at merch centre/strategy stage)

The Candidate:

  • Must have at least three years’ experience as a category manager working with major retail
  • Must have experience in a category manager within the food industry, chilled food product experience a preference
  • Must have experience using Kantar, Nielsen, IRI or Dunnhumphy

If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to john@drnewitt.com or contact John Hancock on 0131 226 5060.