Category Executive

Recruiter
Location
Leicestershire and Hertfordshire
Salary
£28,000 Plus Package
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Ref
JH33204
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced category or marketing executive to join a leading UK food manufacturer and to work closely with a major UK supermarket. The role will involve working with a major UK retailer to identify new opportunities to grow the category further. This role will offer exposure to a major UK food manufacturer and a “Top Four” UK retailer, therefore this is an exciting role with a lot of opportunities.

The Role:

  • Develop and grow the relationship with the “Top Four” retailer
  • Identify key category growth opportunities
  • Market data analysis (Nielsen, IRI, Dunhumby) with clear recommendations
  • Merchandising recommendations as a result of ranging analysis

The Candidate:

  • Experience in a category/ insight focused role within the food industry is essential , with retail being the preference
  • Experience using Nielsen, IRI or Dunnhumby is essential
  • Driving license

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.