Interim Category Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Marketing
Location
Liverpool
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client are looking for an Interim Category Manager to join them as soon as possible for a minimum 3 month period.

Client Details

My client are a leading FMCG Food brand.

Description

The Interim Category Manager will be responsible for:

  • To convert the continuous research data purchased into actionable reports that identify sales and marketing opportunities
  • To proactively build external relationships within designated retail accounts
  • In collaboration with relevant National Account Managers ensure promotional activity within specific retailers is appropriate for the shopper
  • Provide information and insight to be used in annual brand plan and high level exec meetings
  • Establish relevant weekly/monthly reports to monitor agreed KPIs
  • Be the lead in all relevant category management projects with agreed accounts
  • Work with UK marketing team to develop
  • Be the lead in shopper and category insight
  • Assist in the development, implementation and evaluation of over-arching category plans based on the over-arching category strategy
  • Assist in the provision of category/market data and analysis to

Profile

The Interim Category Manager will have:

  • Previous experience in a similar role, ideally within FMCG Food.
  • Ability to start as soon as possible.
  • Be comfortable travelling to Merseyside on a daily basis.

Job Offer

£45,000 - £50,000 or equivalent daily rate.