Category Executive | Yorkshire | Major FMCG Manufacturer

Recruiter
Location
Yorkshire
Salary
Up to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
19 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Catman Jobs are looking for a Category Executive to join a leading FMCG manufacturer in Yorkshire. 

The Business

A major food centred manufacturer based in Yorkshire is looking to expand its category team in order to capitalise on organic growth. This well-known business has products spanning multiple categories and is behind some of the UK’s most well-known brands. Utilising the power of their brand and their knowledge of their category they have forged strong strategic alliances with the UK’s major retailers. 

The Opportunity

Working closely with key retailers this role will see you analysing a variety of industry data to assist in the assessment of the category as a whole. Assisting the Category Manager you will help to contribute towards a category strategy to further grow and develop the category. The role will be fast paced and ever changing, being a quick learner who can adapt easily is essential. 

The Individual

The successful candidate will have prior exposure to industry data standards such as Kantar, Nielson, IRI or retailer specific data. Being numbers oriented yet able to interface with people is essential as this role will work closely with some of the UK’s largest retailers. Drive and commitment is also key in this fast moving sector. 

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