Category Manager

Recruiter
Caselton Clark
Location
London, South East England
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Introduction

We're looking for an excellent category management specialist to join one of the biggest companies in the FMCG industry!

The Opportunity

You will be responsible for driving category sales with strategic on the go customers through externally-facing, well thought out initiatives and customer understanding. You will be an expert in this field, captaining the category strategy across the organisation.
You'll be challenged and well rewarded in an inspiring place to work as the company is continuously growing worldwide!

The Company

Ever since the creation of its product over 20 years ago, the company has been a stand out market leader in its category. It now employs over 7000 people across 160 countries driving sales well into the billions of units every year. More recognised as an institution than a company, it provides a forum for you to use your talent and passion to develop yourself and the team around you to make an impact within a fast moving, market leading organisation.

The Ideal Candidate

*Minimum 2 years Category experience (or sales) working on a strong FMCG consumer brand
*Customer facing experience essential
*Use of consumer, shopper, market data and planogram software (Spaceman)
*Fundamental grasp of retail and store operations
*Understanding of the shopper psychology
*Strong analytical skills
*Problem solving, imagination and creativity
*Enthusiasm for the industry and a prosperous job move!

Contact Details/How to apply

To apply or learn more about the role, please email with an updated CV and introduction.

Or, if you feel you are not suited to this role but know someone who is, please get in touch for details of our generous referral scheme.

Caselton Clark are FMCG Recruitment Specialists based in Central London. We specialise in the following positions: On and Off Trade, FMCG Sales, FMCG Business Development Jobs, Trade Marketing, Branding, Consumer Marketing, Regional Accounts (RAM, KAM), National Accounts (SNAM, NAM & NAE), Category and Senior Level roles. For our latest vacancies across all our sectors, please visit www.caseltonclark.co.uk or contact us on .