Junior Category Manager | East Midlands| Top4 | Mults

Recruiter
Location
East Midlands
Salary
Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted
10 May 2017
Closes
26 May 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Catman Jobs are looking for a Junior Category Manager for a major food brand in the East Midlands area. 

A developmental role in a major Top UK food brand looking for a high potential category individual to be a future Senior Category Manager within the group. 

The Business

This UK division of a global food group has created a niche position within its market through innovation, development and acquisitions to create an offering that the retailers now actively seek to list on their shelves. Whilst the consumers value their current offering there is still much to be developed and grown across their market that will meet ever higher demands from a highly discerning consumer.  

The Role

To support this development and that of the longer term structure of the business, they now seek to appoint an individual with the potential to develop their career over the next few years.  This will provide an initial introduction to the grocery multiples supporting the Senior Category Manager across the top 4 Grocers with the intention of taking on full ownership of your own account base across smaller retailers. To develop your commercial and numerical ability and propel you in to Top 4 category management as soon as possible you will split your week between the office and the retailer to give you a comprehensive understanding of how ‘both sides’ work.  

The Individual

This recruitment will be integral to the groups focus upon recruiting core high potential individuals that are able to develop both within the division and group as a whole. You will be as happy operating within a strong team as you are an individual with the gravitas to impact across an organisation at all levels.  

Catman Jobs specialise in Category, Trade, Customer, Shopper marketing and insight across the UK.