German OR French Speaking Category Manager

French Selection UK
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
German OR French Speaking Category Manager
Germany, Product, Marketing, Stock Control, Pricing, Health, Beauty, KPI's, FMCG, Pricing, Customer relations, Data analysis, Insight, statistics
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa + Bonus + Benefits
Location: London
Ref: 2285DIE1

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The Company:
Our client is a very successful brand within the personal health industry.

Main duties:
Working in conjunction with the Managerial team and the Marketing Department, the selected candidate will be delivering the figures for the designated markets.

The Role:
- To define and implement the category strategy for the company products.
- To develop the relationship with the customer through the expertise vision of the market.
- To act as an influencer for the retail contacts, making the categories grow.
- To provide analytical support in terms of benchmarking, pricing and promotion.
- To prepare reviews and dissertations to influence the decision of the customers.
- To develop in collaboration with the marketing team the portfolio for new products.
- To review the range of prices and promotional guidelines.
- To identify and understand customer's requirements.

The Candidate:
- Fluent in English & German (Written & Spoken).
- Strong understanding of FMCG sector in Germany.
- Comfortable working with figures and obtaining insights from them.
- Experience within the Health and Beauty sector is highly desirable.
- Excellent analytical, communication and presentation skills
- Experience interacting with both internal and external customers
- Team orientated, ability to connect with and work cohesively with the team
- Computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook…)

Salary: Up to £45,000 pa + Bonus + Benefits

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