Junior Category Manager | Food | West Midlands | Chilled Products

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Location
West Midlands
Salary
Competitive + Benefits
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Business

This business is an international organisation with an attraction of around 9 million consumers a year. In the UK they work within multiples, convenience and online channels. Their portfolio currently is specific to the chilled products category however over the past years it has been proven that trends are changing in a direction to healthier eating, this has meant that there has been a rise within this category as more & more consumers seek healthy food on the go. Due to the increase demand & business prosperity, this has allowed the business to buy into another competitor. 

The Role

They’re looking to add another layer within the business & for the right individual to come join their category team. This individual will need an entrepreneurial mind set who has the drive to push the business forward.  The role holder is expected to be the unbiased voice of reason, providing impartial advice for driving category performance through outstanding insights.  

The Person
Ideally you will already be operating at or close to Junior Category Manager level within either a branded or own label FMCG environment looking for further development. You must already have a solid understanding of category analysis and EPOS data within an FMCG environment. Equally important is a driven attitude, combined with the ability and desire to make a difference within your team. 

For the right individual, this progressive step can provide further exciting career enhancement both in terms of the development of your skill set and the responsibility associated with the role. 

If you want a chance to step up to the next level and be a part of driving this successful group forwards, apply here.  

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