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Category Development Executive - FMCG Food

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  • Sector:

    Category Management

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sam Musgrave

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  • Published:

    almost 4 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sam Musgrave

Our client are an international FMCG food business and leaders in their category.

Working as part of large category management team, you will have customer facing responsibilities playing a leading role with some of the most strategically important customers in the business.

Key Responsibilities Will Include

  • Generating actionable insights from EPOS data (Kantar, Nielsen, IRI, dunnhumby)
  • Supporting the commercial, brand and shopper marketing teams with category insight to unlock opportunities for growth
  • Managing relationships with buyers and delivering insights to make recommendations on range, merchandising and promotions
  • Delivering key sector insight and development plans to support the ongoing multi-channel strategy
  • Supporting the Senior Category Manager in delivering the category vision and strategy for the retailers

The ideal candidate will demonstrate

  • Experience and drive to progress to Manager level within the next 12 - 18 months
  • FMCG category management experience, or exposure to category management in an agency insights role
  • Highly proficient in translating EPOS data into insight (Kantar, Nielsen, IRI, dunnhumby)
  • Experience presenting insights and recommendations (internally and externally)
  • Ability to build and manage relationships with buyers, agencies and other teams within the business

Based in London - Zone 4. The UK head office has excellent transport links on both the London Underground and National Rail Overground.

As well as a highly competitive basic salary this role provides a range of fantastic benefits, including company bonus, a contributory pension scheme, private health care flexible benefits scheme and much more!