Role details

Category Manager

Surrey   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Are you a category candidate looking for your next progressive step?
  • Would you like to work with an exciting food and drink portfolio?

About Our Client

The business are leaders in their respective Food and Drink category with a unique environment and collaborative style. A word hard play hard working ethic is infused into the business which offers fantastic opportunities for progression and development.

Job Description

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working closely with the account management team in their pursuit of best in class customer contact. Developing quality relationships with your customers to be the retailers first point of contact for all category insight, analysis and recommendations.
  • Implement bespoke retailer engagement plans that drive category growth and achieve commercial targets (distribution, space, margin etc) to include channel specific implementation plans.
  • Working closely with Customer Marketing team to ensure alignment and execution against the category & brand strategies.
  • Providing support to the consumer marketing team when producing their brand strategies. Implementing added value NPD that drives category growth and commercial targets (distribution, space, margin etc)
  • Use retailer, consumer and category insight to develop best in class category management insight. Full use of retailer consumer data systems to drive increased knowledge, understanding and opportunities for the wine category.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong mathematical ability and advanced use of Excel
  • Use of customer data sources (eg. Sainsbury's LMG, Tesco DunnHumby, Asda Retail Link etc)
  • familiar with Epos data systems (Neilsen Insight explorer)
  • Panel data (Kantar world panel) familiarity
  • A proven and engaging presenter with skills in PowerPoint

What's on Offer

There is a competitive package on offer and a fantastic opportunity to progress your career!

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