Veritas - Category Management

Category Manager - 4 day week

Hampshire / Berkshire / Wiltshire
£45,000 + car/allow + exceptional benefits
23 Sep 2019
23 Oct 2019
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Job Title: Category Manager - 4 day week

Location: Berkshire/Wiltshire/Hampshire

Package: £45,000 + car/allow + exceptional benefits

The Company:

We are a global, European based food manufacturer, with instantly recognisable household name brands. Our European headquarters is based on the Berks/Hants border as is one of our manufacturing operations.

The Opportunity:

As a result of internal promotion, there is a fantastic opportunity for a commercially trained Category Executive to join the team and make a significant contribution to our Category strategy.

You will drive our status as category leaders through the development of strategic category management relationships with nominated accounts, in particular Tesco, Sainsbury, Asda and Waitrose.  You will develop joint category plans that deliver growth via range, promotion and NPD in line with the business’s category and brand strategy.


You will be accountable for the delivery and execution of shopper insights and the management of category relationships. In addition, you will help maintain our position as trusted experts within the grocery marketplace.

You will have a strong business related degree and an FMCG or agency background in category management, coupled with good knowledge of the UK grocery sector.  Highly commercial with strong analytical skills you will use your category expertise to steer our brand’s retail presence.  We are seeking high potential individuals who will progress quickly through the organisation.


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