Category Manager - Impulse and Convenience

Recruiter
Lime Talent Ltd
Location
Berkshire
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is a great opportunity to join a leading FMCG company as a Category Manager working across multiple category's and many much-loved brands.

This business is one which is well recognised and owns a number of leading brands. This role is working closely with sales, marketing and insight, understanding the needs of the consumer and developing a growth strategy for the category.

Key Responsibilities for a Category Manager:

  • Use shopper and sales data to identify growth opportunities for the category
  • Understand market trends and feeding these back into the business
  • Influence retail clients by implementing a Category Vision to increase range and space growth for your products
  • Work with internal teams such as sales, marketing and insight

To apply for this role you will display the following:

  • Experience of using agency data such as Nielsen, Kantar, dunnhumby, etc.
  • An understanding of category management principles - this can be from another manufacturer, a retailer or insight agency.
  • Strong knowledge of FMCG and retail markets
  • Detail orientated, and report focussed

If the above sounds like you and you are keen to take the next step from Category Executive or move over to the client side from an insight agency, then apply NOW!

Lime Talent is a recruitment agency specialising in the consumer goods industry. To view a broader selection of our current vacancies go to www.limetalentgroup.com or call us on .

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Lime Talent Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.