Parker Young is recruiting a great Category Manager role for a Global, family owned, branded FMCG business, with UK a HQ in Leeds.
As Category Manager, you will provide market leading category insight in designated retail accounts and identify category opportunities through interrogation of data, consumer and shopper research. You will work closely with Sales and Marketing on the annual planning process - Brand, Account and Shopper Marketing plans
We are looking for an experienced FMCG category manager with a proven track record delivering powerful category based rationale. Experience of IRI/Kantar/Pro Space and retailer specific databases (e.g. Retail Link, AMIA) is required along with a passion for converting data into actionable insight. You will be proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint. You will have strong presentation, organisational and team working skills and an eye for detail.