Parker young is proud to be working with a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods to identify a Category Manager to join them in their team based in North Yorkshire.
As Category Manager, you will provide a comprehensive category management service for your top four retail customer, utilising your skills in customer and consumer insight, strategic planning and category performance analysis. You will provide a single point of contact, ensuring consistency of communication with the aim of developing and delivering a category vision and road map outlining specific actions that will be required.
To be considered for the role you will be educated to degree level and have experience within an FMCG environment. You will have a good understanding of the retail environment and market place in a customer facing role, in addition to a good understand of the principles and tools of category and strategic management. You must also have good numerical and analytical skill, in addition to being confident in preparing and delivering presentations. You will have a strong background within FMGC and prior marketing / Category management is essential.