£45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
10 months ago
One of the UK's most recognisable Certified B Corporations and market leading food and drink manufacturer require an experienced Category Manager to manage one of their Top 4 Grocery retailer accounts, initially on a 6 month contract.
The category teams play a crucial role putting shoppers and consumers at the heart of what they do. Continuing to grow the category and strengthening the brand.
This is a customer facing role and key responsibilities will include
- Building and sustaining key retail relationships
- Using insight to influence merchandising and range plans at category reviews
- Provide detailed analysis and insights on category opportunities
- Provide analytical support in the development of category plans
- Work with the internal team to meet company targets & brand growth
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 be able to hit the ground running, managing a major retail customer
You must be able to demonstrate the ability to develop category relationships ideally with Grocery Mults, and participatie in range reviews and developing rationale for new listings
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
Location: Based West London (Zone 2), with flexible working
The UK head office has excellent transport links on the London Underground
As well as a highly competitive basic salary this role provides a range of fantastic benefits, contributory pension scheme, private health care flexible benefits scheme and much more!