Role details

Senior Category Manager

Hertfordshire   •   £40,000 - £60,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Maternity Cover with chance to go permanent
  • Mid level and senior candidates applicable (Cat mans and Senior Cat Man's)

About Our Client

FMCG - worldwide product range - 2000+ employees in UK

Location: commutable by car, train and other public transport

Job Description

You will be working internally and externally with brand and sales teams in order to deliver distribution/merchandising objectives. You will be building strong relationships with trade partners. You will do this by:

- Driving retailer thinking. Assessing category and retailer brand strategies

- Delivering long term category vision

- Conducting data analysis and interpretation and producing compelling insights and actions

- Identifying NPD and retailer brand opportunity gaps

- Providing category and marketing updated to internal and external buying teams

- Work with activation teams and customer planning teams to ensure alignment in both areas

- Provide retailer input to brand teams for brand and commercial strategy

The Successful Applicant

Successful candidates will have relevant category management experience with a track record of success in FMCG.

Understanding of the UK retailer, cash & carry, wholesale and convenience environment essential

What's on Offer

Quick start

£40-60k dependant on experience

Strong chance of going permanent after 12 month FTC

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