Category Development Manager - Veritas Partnership

Job Details

Salary band: £40k - £50k
Salary Details: to 50000 + benefits
Location: South East , Bedfordshire , Berkshire , Buckinghamshire , Middlesex
Job type: Permanent
Employment Type: All
Business sector: Both
Company: Veritas Partnership
Contact: Claire Norton
Sector: FMCG
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Posted: 19/03/2012
Expires: 02/04/2012

Category Managers

Head Office Based - South East

£45,000 to £50,000 + car + benefits + bonus

Great opportunity to join this large household and health & wellness fmcg company with a European head office in the UK and a stable of household name brands.  Due to a significant increase in demand for insight the category management team is recruiting up to two category managers. Depending on experience there are opportunities across grocery and high street. With a significant branded share and brands that are well supported above and below the line you will convert marketing initiatives into measurable category action.

For these roles we are looking for individuals to work with the commercial sales and marketing teams.  These are customer facing roles so you will need to develop and maintain strong relationships which will drive the growth of our brands as well as moving to and maintaining the position of category advisor. 

You will be of graduate calibre with an FMCG background in sales or marketing and category management, coupled with significant knowledge of the UK grocery sector.  Highly commercial with strong analytical skills and the ability to probe and analyse research information.  We are seeking high potential individuals who will progress quickly through the organisation.

Can you make a difference? Do you have the passion to succeed? If so, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send an up to date copy of your CV stating your current salary details quoting 625/18/19sm