Category Manager

Recruiter
BRAND RECRUITMENT
Location
Daventry
Salary
£35000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2017
Closes
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Category Manager, Daventry -

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a creative Category Manager, with at least 4 years' experience to join an industry-leading consumer brand at their Northamptonshire head offices. This position offers flexible working, with the successful candidate able to choose whether to take up the position at full time or part time. Ideally educated to degree level, you will have a background in category management for a consumer-facing business. With a head for figures but with a creative flair, you will be adept at interpreting and analysing data and producing compelling consumer insights and category recommendations. You will have exceptional communication skills and will be comfortable liaising with stakeholders at all levels, as well as a confident and persuasive presenter and public speaker, with the ability to concisely explain complex data and analysis in an exciting manner.

As Category Manager, you will be responsible for commissioning market and consumer research projects, to gain insight into key market trends and consumer behaviour, the findings of which will be integral to shaping company strategy. Using a number of data programs, you will analyse key shopper behaviours and trends, in order to drive the category, and business, forward. Your findings will also be used across departments to influence key range and product planning, including new product development. An effective and persuasive communicator, you will be responsible for driving the category within selected retailers and ensuring retailers support the business' objectives.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Category Manager, who is confident managing and analysing large sums of data.

Due to the location of this role, it is commutable to those living in Daventry, Rugby, Watford, Northampton, Leamington Spa, Coventry, Desborough, Market Harborough, Kettering and Wellingborough.
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