Category Controller (Grocery)

South East / M4 Corridor
£Highly Attractive + Car & Package
12 Jul 2018
12 Aug 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Branded FMCG Business – Category Controller (Grocery) – Based South East / M4 Corridor

My client is one of the UK’s marketing leading food businesses with a portfolio of multi million £ grocery brands. A true global powerhouse FMCG organisation with category leading brands in multiple categories.

On their behalf I am recruiting for a Category Controller to work in line with key grocery retailers across their marketing leading brands!

This person will be responsible for developing category strategy, implementing brand and customer category plans, adding value to brand planning and customer relationships as well as managing a team.

To be successful in this role the candidate will :

  • Already be operating at a Strategic Leadership level in Category Marketing
  • Developing first class customer relationships through delivering expertise
  • Creating relationships based on Category Management & Ranging Advice
  • Experience of leading a team of direct reports
  • Proven success of building partnerships with retailers
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to work in high pressure environment
  • Ideally have some E-Commerce experience
  • Use of IRI/AC Nielsen, Dunnhumby, Kantar, Retailer EPOS

With great prospects for further progression internally, if this is you then please hit Apply!


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