Role details

Category Manager

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

Bullet points

  • Market Leading International FMCG business
  • Data passionate and creative role

About Our Client

Our client is a Market Leading FMCG Brand based in the Thames Valley. They have already achieved rapid growth to date and with ambitious growth plans for the future they are now looking for a Category Manager to take lead and help in the delivery of this growth plan.

Job Description

The Category Manager will be responsible for:

  • Developing national promotional plans for all UK retailers
  • Be lead Category Manager for the International team ensuring all data & systems are managed in collaboration with distributors
  • Build a National promotional strategy and create evaluation process to monitor this ongoing
  • Work with international dealers and distributors to build engaging category stories to overcome challenges
  • Create quarterly reports for international customers to update international distributors
  • Bring range recommendations to life
  • Mutually support Category Controller & International Sales Controller on reports

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will ideally display:

  • Excellent commercial acumen
  • A passion for data, the brand and her values
  • Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial fast paced environment
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • A proven track record in Category Management within an FMCG environment
  • A good understanding of retail environments

Experience of the following would be advantageous:

  • Nielsen Answers
  • IRI
  • Exceedra
  • SPaceplanning
  • Office

What's on Offer

This position will be based in Oxfordshire and will be paying up to £50,000 + Benefits

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