Category Buyer

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Surrey
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Global FMCG business require a buyer to join their team. They are looking for a number of buyers due to the rapid growth of the team and business unit. Client Details A global business and the leader in its industry. Due to a recent acquisition and the development of a new business function, it is a great time to join this business. Description - Develop category strategies which deliver agreed targets - Manage the impact of inflation to agreed targets - Monitor & where appropriate rationalise supplier base - Manage and rationalise product ranges in order to drive efficiency's and maximise growth - Maximise the best commercial results for the business, whilst managing the individual business sector requirements Profile - Ambitious high performer with excess enthusiasm, energy and resilience - Commercial outlook, exceptional communicator and influence - Previous experience in a large company with a diverse customer base and wide service offering - Category knowledge and experience - Prior experience of change programmes to deliver benefits - Understands the principles of category management Job Offer Competitive salary
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