Category Manager North West | Food | Distributor
A UK based distributor of branded and private label goods is seeing to appoint an experienced category manager to work with their distribution and food service teams. The company provide practical help to enable independent food manufactures to develop their business by providing sales and marketing consultancy. As of 2017 the supplier base reached 400+ and they deliver over 17,300 different lines to retail and food service customers all over the UK.
You will be the lead on all category Foodservice projects ensuring delivery to agreed timelines. You will need to develop and translate marketing insights and trends for Food platform meetings. Provide customer focused monthly reports giving insights for Foodservice Customers and work alongside customer and national accounts teams to translate customer insights into strategies which drive performance. You will have the opportunity to work with PR team to become the voice of bakery for Foodservice Magazines.
To be successful you will be an experienced Category Manager who can demonstrate a deep understanding of category management. You will have an analytical mind side able to identify trend across large and regionally based data sets. You will have a flair for turning data in a story and be able to drive ideas forward with a flair for marketing. You have a naturally inquisitive approach where ‘Why’ and ‘How’ will be your favourite words and you will have an ambition and desire to ‘be the best’.
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