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Senior Category Manager - FMCG Food (6m FTC)

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  • Sector:

    Category & Shopper Insights, Category Management

  • Job type:

    Contract / Interim

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sam Musgrave

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Sam Musgrave

A leading FMCG business with some of the UK's best known foods brands is currently searching for a Senior Category Manager for a 6 month FTC. This is a key role in the business where you'll be responsible for the strategy and key category partnership with the most important retail customer.

This is a strategic and 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 influence merchandising and range plans at category reviews

  • Provide detailed analysis and insights on category opportunities

  • influence key internal and external stakeholders

  • Work with the internal teams to support Customer and Shopper Marketing activities

The ideal candidate will have gained category insight/management experience within a recognised FMCG manufacturer and will be ambitious enough to take the next step in their career by joining a progressive FMCG company at a full Senior Category Manager level position.

You must be able to demonstrate the ability to develop category relationships with a retailer, participate in range reviews, promotional planning and developing rationale for new listings.

Salary: £65,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits

Based in Berkshire, very close to West London. The UK head office has excellent transport links on National Rail Overground and is approximately 15 mins from Central London.

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