Operating as an autonomous division of a significant UK food manufacturer, our client has created an enviable reputation for delivering fantastic food products to consumers who are literally chomping them up. As a result, the retailers have elevated the business to Category Partner and so to maintain these high standards the business requires a Junior Category Manager to join their team.
Homebased with 2 days at the site located in Yorkshire / Lincolnshire border.
As part of a wider team you will sit across Marketing and NPD to provide insights from market trends, consumer insights and pricing architectures along with commercial changes taking place across this fast paced and dynamic market. To achieve this, you will be working across multiple internal stakeholders in sales, NPD and Marketing whilst meeting with retailers on a weekly basis to develop new strategies for future growth.
You will be utilizing a variety of data sources such as Kantar, Neilson, Aimia and retail link. This will enable you to identify not just market trends but future opportunities that can be capitalised through your interaction with retail customers on a face to face basis.
With 4 - 8 years’ experience in a commercial category function this will provide an opportunity to develop your career through the groups training program which will lead to future promotion and development.
If you are interested please forward your updated CV and full salary details to Paul Nyman Consultancy who are managing the project exclusively and will be conducting initial interviews for the client through on line interviews in the first instance over the next month.