Role details

Category Manager

West London   •   £40,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Exciting Category Role working with leading retailer
  • Great progression and development opportunity within blue-chip business

About Our Client

My client is a global health-care business which continues to put people at the heart of what it does. Offering countless opportunities for development and progression, this is an organisation renowned for its clear values and employee engagement across all levels. A fantastic place to work, offering a sociable and flexible environment as well as a number of work-place benefits; if you want to be part of business which supports, respects and rewards it's employees, then this could be the perfect place for you.

Job Description

This is a well rounded Category Manager opportunity, responsible for defining and implementing Category management strategies and partnering with the key retailer. Working across categories, the primary responsibilities will include (but not limited to:)

  • Delivering compelling insights and arguments
  • Internal and External stakeholder management
  • Create inspiring 3 year category vision and strategy
  • Execute and Implement top category initiatives
  • Work cross functionally with Marketing and Sales
  • Lead Range Reviews

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Category Manager Role will have previously been in an external facing role and will have a proven ability in challenge conventional thinking and driving the category agenda. Ideally coming from an FMCG or Health care background, you will have the following qualities:

  • Degree educated or equivalent experience within a commercial environment
  • Proficient use of Nielson and Kantar data
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proven experience in setting strategy and delivery of results
  • Ability to build lasting relationships and influence internally and externally

What's on Offer

My client offers a competitive package including car allowance, bonus and benefits. This is also a fantastic opportunity to join a global business with massive prospects and unlimited opportunities to grow, develop and travel.

Should this sound like an exciting opportunity and you fit the above criteria, please do not hesitate to get in touch to discuss further.

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