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Category Manager

England, Cambridgeshire
7K Car Allowance + 15% Bonus
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time
Category Management

Job Details

Job Title: Category Manager
Location: Cambridgeshire
Salary: Negotiable
Working Pattern: Hybrid

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented Category Manager to work with a market-leader in the Fresh Produce sector.

Reporting to the Category Marketing Director, this role will play an integral part in identifying opportunities to influence shopper behaviour and ultimately optimise growth for key categories.

In addition to ensuring the correct product matrix, marketing and promotional activities are in place across all channels (In Store, Online, Convenience etc) within Grocery.

Key criteria:
  • FMCG experience in category management in a blue-chip or large SME environment with a good knowledge of the UK FMCG market.
  • Strong presenting and communication skills teamed with outstanding collaboration and people skills.
  • Highly analytical, comfortable working with a wide range of data to make fact-based decisions, you can translate insight into concrete customer marketing actions and have an ability to 'see beyond the data' to make good commercial decisions.
  • Ability to work with continuous (e.g., Kantar, Nielsen, IRI, Dunnhumby Nectar loyalty) or ad hoc market and consumer data and to put the "Customer First" to identify opportunities for the business and retailers.
  • Demonstrates an ability to convince others of one's point of view and ideas to take action that will advance shared interests and business goals. Able to challenge thinking and decision making internally & externally.

If you feel you meet the above criteria, apply through the attached link and I'll be in touch.

If you would like to discuss this in further detail, do reach out to my email:


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;

  • Commercial  
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.

Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road

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