Category Manager

Michael Page Marketing
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a truly exciting Category Manager role working with a premium FMCG Drinks business on key grocery multiple accounts.

Client Details

A Global FMCG business based in London


The Category Manager will work with the Senior Category manager but be responsible for the following:

  • Development of annual rolling category plans with key customers
  • Lead the implementation of the category plans
  • Ensure that all opportunities to maximise range, space, location and availability are incorporated into growth plans
  • Ongoing evaluation of all category activity to ensure that learning is communicated and fed into future plans
  • Provide a bespoke range of insight by retailer to both Sales and Customer Marketing teams
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders to assist in the effective use of category stories
  • Work across a range of category projects outside of the day to day


The successful candidate will bring the following skills and attributes to the position:

  • Proven track record in FMCG Category Management
  • Alternatively a FMCG NAE/KAM who is interested in pursuing a career move Category Management
  • Ideally experience with the Grocery multiples
  • You will enjoy being customer facing and building category stories
  • You will also have excellent internal relationship building skills across a range of stakeholders
  • You will be able to evidence your passion for data and analysis from a range of sources
  • Happy to work in London on a daily basis

Job Offer

Competitive Basic salary, excellent benefits including car allowance and great career opportunities.

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