£30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
3 months ago
This is an opportunity to shape and develop Category Management with several grocery and high street retailers, working for an international business who are major players with their category.
2020 / 2021 has proven to be highly successful with a significant increase in sales across all channels, successful NPD launches in the "alternative" and "free from" food categories and there are exciting future plans as we head into 2022
This is a customer facing role and you will be providing the sales and marketing teams with regular insights on opportunities within the market.
Key Responsibilities will include
- Building and sustaining key retail relationships
- Using insight to build strategic account plans
- Provide detailed analysis and insights on category opportunities
- Provide analytical support in the development of category plans
- Work with the internal teams providing plant-based and alternative food research and insight.
The ideal candidate will have gained category insight/management experience within a recognised FMCG manufacturer or leading Insight Agency (eg IRI, Kantar, Nielsen or Dunnhumby) and will be ambitious enough to take the next step in their career by joining a progressive FMCG company.
You must be able to demonstrate the ability to develop category relationships with retailers, participate in range reviews and developing rationale for new listings.
Location: London - Zone 2. The UK head office has excellent transport links on both the London Underground and National Rail Overground. Work from home flexibility 2-3 days a week
Salary: £32,000 - £37,000 + Bonus + Benefits
As well as a highly competitive basic salary this role provides a range of fantastic benefits, including a contributory pension scheme, private health care flexible benefits scheme and much more!