Elevation Recruitment Group are currently recruiting for a fast-growing consumer business, who are looking for a Category Manager/Analyst on a part-time basis for 3/4 days per week. This is a brand-new role which offers flexibility for options of home working and reduced hours.
Based in the Harrogate area, the Category Manager/Analyst will be an integral part of the team where you will be responsible for;
* Working closely with the sales team, responsible for managing the administration and data analysis needs across a range of retail, wholesale and export customers * Liaising with marketing regarding trade marketing requirements * Analysis and interpretation of sales data * Ensuring key operational trackers are updated and maintained * Managing and updating a database of customers and communication * Coordinating timings and project plans for new product development * Ensuring sales forecasting is on time and accurate * Work with the National Account Managers by liaising with Finance and Marketing departments to help develop sales plans
Elevation Recruitment Group would be keen to speak with candidates with the following skills and experiences:
* Ideally educated to degree level *Previous experience within a category role * Advanced level MS Excel skills and sound knowledge of lookups and pivot tables * Good attention to detail * Ability to analyse and interpret data * Experience of retailer sales out data preferred * Experience in trade marketing an advantage
If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.