Senior Category Manager - Top 4 Grocery

Location
Middlesex
Salary
£55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Bonus
Posted
26 Feb 2018
Closes
26 Mar 2018
Ref
VA002102
Contact
Richard Bowen
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


One of the world' largest and most progressive FMCG companies are looking for a Senior Category Manager, this will work across the Top 4 grocery customers.

The main purpose of this role is to strategically manage and implant category knowledge, expertise and best practice internally and with the customer. This will lead the functional relationship with the given customer to build and maintain a successful partnership.

The role will work on a project basis and take control of category strategy, range reviews, category trade meetings and also promotions, whilst streamlining process for the future.

Key experience / skills required:

Category Management experience from a blue-chip or SME FMCG business, ideal for someone stepping up to a senior position. Coming from a supermarket buying position having P&L experience will also be considered.
  • An ability to conduct & implement successful range reviews and category strategies
  • Passion for consumer goods, market trends and consumer behaviour
  • Experience of working with data / research agencies i.e. Kantar, IRI
  • Strong team player - working collaboratively


The business offers amazing progression opportunities and a vibrant and fun working culture.

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