Role details

Category Manager

Leeds   •   £40,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multi-national FMCG
  • Top 4 Grocers

About Our Client

Our client, based in Leeds is the Grocery arm of a large UK-based food manufacturer. At this site specifically, they manufacture Ambient meal accompaniments including Cooking Sauces, Tables Sauces, Pickles and Dips.

As a group, they have a combined annual turnover of £1.2bn and employ over 11,000 people. Other divisions to the organisation stretch across chilled, ambient and frozen.

Job Description

As a Category Manager on Ambient Grocery, you will be responsible for managing at least one of the Top 4 Grocer accounts. You will be accountable for a 3 year strategic vision for the category and road mapping specific action required based on the insights you gather. This would include company EPoS data and main providers such as Nielsen and Kantar.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Category Manager will have at least 3-4 years' experience in a FMCG Marketing and/or Category environment, understanding the tools needed for the strategic management of your account.

You will be of graduate calibre, currently operating in a customer-facing Category Manager role.

What's on Offer

A competitive salary of up to £50,000 per annum is on offer dependent on experience, plus an attractive benefits package including a fully expensed company car.

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