Senior Category Manager – 12 month contract
£50,000 - £55,000 plus car and benefits
Based: West London
Join the successful category team of this much admired confectionery business and lead a key customer partner to drive the category, grow sales and deliver to classic the KPIs of distribution, merchandising and display. Lead the category vision and insight in order to influence customer’s range review and seasonal plans – in short, become the customer strategy expert. This is a senior level role and will include the management of 3 direct reports.
Our Ideal Candidate
You must be an experienced category manager with a track record of delivering results and a proven knowledge of the UK grocery sector. You will understand how to us shopper, consumer and market insights to drive growth in the retailers and be able to interpret brand strategies. Range reviews, category plan evaluations, performance tracking and planogram implementation will all be second nature. This role is a maternity cover position and will require someone who is available to start immediately.
A premium international FMCG business with a much admired portfolio of brands. It’s a high performing, passionate and creative business with a fantastic working environment and an innovative, independent approach to marketing.
The Tarsh Partnership is committed to finding the right roles for talented candidates. We are a leading name in marketing recruitment and have significant marketing recruitment experience working with brand management, communications, category management and insight / research specialists. If you would like to discuss this role, or any other roles that might be suitable, please e-mail or call one of the team now.
If you don’t feel this role is quite right for you but think you know someone who might be suitable do please pass this advert on. We do offer a recommend a friend scheme and you could receive £200 of John Lewis vouchers should your recommended friend be offered and accept the role.