Category Executive for Branded Chilled Business

Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
Competitive to attract the best
Posted
04 Sep 2018
Closes
04 Oct 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Business 

We are currently recruiting an ambitious Category Executive for market leading branded chilled products business in the West Midlands.

The Role

You will be expected to provide analytical support to the senior category manager and the account team, which will be integral in driving the strategic direction for the business & and the Customer.  You will be able to support range reviews and range optimisation, providing ad hoc market analysis where necessary. You should be able to identify & clearly articulate historical, current and forecast trends in order to make informed decisions on the future direction of the category and NPD in short, medium & long term. You will become an expert user of market and retailer specific data panels.

 

The Individual

The ideal candidate will have at least a year of previous category management experience. You will have a logical and analytical approach to problem solving. You should be an excellent communicator, both verbal and written, have the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines with desire to ‘go the extra mile’ when required. You should strive to use your initiative and exceed expectations with the ability to organise and prioritise your workload. A high level of PC literacy is expected, especially in the use of Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint. 

 

Paul Nyman Consultancy specialise in FMCG Sales jobs, Marketing jobs, NPD jobs, Technical jobs & Category jobs across the UK.

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