about 1 year ago
Job Title: Category Development Maanger
Location:West London, M40 Corridor
Package: c£50,000, car allowance, 10% bonus, benefits
Global food manufacturer with instantly recognised brands
High performance culture with engaged employees
Acquisitive business with strong and innovative pipeline
Promotes from within, excellent succession planning
An ambitious Category Manager to work on the Waitrose account. The Category Manager will support the development and implementation of category and shopper marketing strategies to drive category growth. As category partners you will be involved in range reviews, range rationalisation and promotions. You will also be involved in other larger projects to help scope category plans for the future as well as shopper marketing and insights, retailer presentations, data analysis.
Classic commercial training in a branded FMCG business, ideally food
Competent presenter and influencer
Strong understanding of Category Management and Shopper Marketing principles
Energy, drive, enthusiasm to engage the retail, category and sales teams
Extensive knowledge of Nielsen, Kantar, Dunnhumby, JDA, etc
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