Category Manager

Recruiter
Location
England, Yorkshire and the Humber
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
DW0023
Contact
Dan Watts
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


Our client is Global FMCG Company, manufacturing instantly recognised brands across the planet! The company are looking to appoint a Category Manager to join an energetic & driven commercial team. You will report to controller level & key responsibilities are listed below.

The Role:
·Engage with key customers building robust joint category plans driving both category growth and own company share.
·Work in partnership with key internal functions, mainly sales to identify & close key opportunities in significant customers and channels.
·Drive range and space at Point of Purchase.
·Turn data into insight that can be actioned.
·Ability to engage at a strategic level and lead projects across multiples teams.

The Person
·Of graduate calibre with minimum 3 years FMCG experience.
·Ideally a Category Manager or Buyer in a FMCG/Retail company.
·Creative and commercial astute
·Entrepreneurial, resilient and agile.
·Positive, passionate and highly motivated.

This role is based at their offices in Yorkshire.

MET FMCG is acting as an employment agency in relation to this marketing role.