Category Manager | Home Counties | Own Label

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Location
Home Counties
Salary
up to £50,000 + Car & Benefits
Posted
05 May 2017
Closes
05 Jun 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Catman Jobs are recruiting a Category Manager for an FMCG business based in the Home Counties.

The Business

This internationally recognised business operates within a diverse and growing market across a popular FMCG category. Through staying one step ahead of market trends and complete dedication to their customer base they maintain a dominant presence across all retail channels. 

The Role

The business now seeks an exceptional Category Manager to take them forward with specific emphasis within their top 4 grocery channel. Working cross-functionally with Marketing, sales and insight along with external data sources such as Nielsen and Kantar you will deliver strategic category vision plans to the retailer. As Category Manager you will take on ownership of range, space, recommendation of promotional mechanics and the strategic future of the category.  

The Individual

You will have experience in a fast moving consumer focused category management and be comfortable with the majority of usual data sources such as Nielsen, Kantar, IRI etc. An understanding of the Customer – Shopper – Consumer dynamic will be essential. You must have category or sales experience in the top 4, convenience or discounter channel to have the necessary complexity within your understanding to deliver to the customer. 

The Opportunity

The role will be a stepping stone into this food group and success as a Category Manager will open up opportunities to larger roles within the wider group. 

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