Category Manager

Wednesbury Temporary £350 - £350 per day
  • January start - 3 month contract with potential to extend
  • West Midlands based - Hybrid working

About Our Client

FMCG

Job Description

Continuous analysis of key data and insight sources available providing actionable category based knowledge and recommendations
* Truly understand the brands and wider category performance, unlocking opportunities / challenges to positively effect the brands and therefore business performance
* Monitor and understand the industry and core consumer trends, in order to identify business opportunities or potential risks to the in year / longer term plans
* Provide impactful insight on consumers, customers, brands and key competitors that will enhance our competitive positioning
* Creation of impactful monthly reports to be used across the business to educate and inform on key categories, brand performance, consumer behaviour
* Regular analysis of available customer specific data to the sales team providing regular insight unlocking commercial / branded opportunities
* Develop key relationships with strategic customers to provide core category expertise focusing on driving branded and category growth
* Key support to the brand team on annual and longer-term brand planning helping identify credible and scalable opportunities

The Successful Applicant

  • Performance driven, pro-active, consumer and customer orientated
  • Excellent ability to analyse category data/insights and turn into actionable insight
  • Ability to be proactive in identifying commercial insights, finding solutions and effectively communicating opportunities

What's on Offer

Start January 2024

3 month contract with potential to extend

Hybrid working, and option for part time

c£350 per day

Contact
Charley Ford
Quote job ref
JN-112023-6264810
Phone number
+44 121 230 9435

Job summary

Job function
Marketing & Agency
Subsector
FMCG & Consumer
Sector
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Wednesbury
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Charley Ford
Consultant phone
+44 121 230 9435
Job reference
JN-112023-6264810