Jnr Category Manager- FMCG (Exciting Brands & Own Label)

Location
Yorkshire
Salary
Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted
09 Jul 2019
Closes
09 Aug 2019
Ref
JCATP
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

The Client

Our client is a leading Branded & Own Label Player within the FMCG arena, they operate across several categories within the retail market and they have recently undergone a strong Re-Branding and NPD Strategy.  In order to assist in the delivery of this, they are seeking to appoint a Jnr Category Manager within their Customer Marketing team. This a great Business with Great Brands; and is in massive Growth across Retail, C&C & OOH.

 

The Role

  • As the Junior Category Manger, you will help lead in the development of the category strategy and vision to influence category development including range, space and merchandising plans.
  • By working on strategic reviews for relevant accounts, identifying category drivers and devising category plans including range and merchandise proposals.
  • You will take the lead in some customer meetings
  • In the longer-term this exciting role will progress your career towards the status of Category Manager in which you will take sole strategic responsibility for a “Core Category” area.

 

Candidate Requirements

Relevant Candidates will have ideally have some level of exposure  across one or more of the follwing-

  1. Category or Customer Marketing
  2. Merchandising or Trade Marketing
  3. Possibly Buying

In doing so they will be at ease with operating in an intellectually tough environment, where results are driven via a “hands on” approach. Being an International Player, successful candidates will have access to a strong and structured career path in Category Marketing or Consumer Marketing.

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