Grocery Category Manager, Food Manufacturing, Norwich

Location
Norfolk
Salary
£32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
17 Jul 2017
Ref
AJT893874
Contact
Abbi Taylor
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Category Management and Insight role working with a great food brand driving business opportunity with key Grocery accounts.

We are very proud and hugely excited to represent Kettle Foods in their search for the role of Grocery Category Manager.

If you know your personality profile colours, as a Category Manager I'm sure you will have many BLUE traits including analytical, detailed focus and precise. These are all great qualities for this role, however this opportunity also requires a creative drive, motivation and confidence to pull it all together and create the brand story.

This position of Grocery Category Manager is a pivotal role in what are hugely exciting times for Kettle Foods. Working with key Grocery accounts including the top four and premium retailers such as M&S this is a site based role in Norwich working with a close knit, ambitious and passionate team.

I'm sure you know and probably love Kettle Chips as a brand but as a business Kettle Foods prides itself on its passion for real, natural food and has a strong ethical approach to all of their business activities. With vision and drive for 50% growth over the next three to five years, not only is this a great place to work but the opportunity for growth and career development is huge.

  • Previous experience in Category Management in FMCG or Food is essential
  • You must be numerical and analytical; you must understand data and be able turn that data in actionable insight.
  • Finally, it is also essential to have experience and capabilities working with data sources including Nielsen, Dunnhumby, IRI, Retail link and other space panning solutions.

 


Whether you are actively looking or just excited and interested in this role specifically because of the brand and business, then let's discuss further. Please send you CV details to me directly or if your CV is not up to date, send me what you have and we can open up communication.

Please note all CV profiles sent directly to Kettle Foods via direct applicant or agency will be forwarded to Focus Management Consultants in line with our exclusive commercial agreement.

REF. AJT893874 By Focus Management

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