Assistant Category Manager

Recruiter
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Ltd
Location
Maidstone
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen with our well established, Maidstone based client. The role itself is an Assistant Category Manager, a vital role working closely with the Category Manager.

Duties include:

  • Assisting with the Sales Order process
  • Monitoring distribution and fulfillment
  • Liaising with the procurement team and implementing new solutions
  • Ensuring stock is being monitored and understanding requirements
  • General Administrative Duties
  • Keeping up to date with market trends via social media and in house systems
  • Communicating with all departments whilst dealing with buyers and suppliers
  • Develop, plan and strengthen certain areas and aspects of the business
  • Assisting with presentations and compile data accurately
  • Loggings detailed events and meetings within the market

The successful candidate:

  • Computer literacy - all Microsoft applications
  • Attention to detail - all duties must be carried out with a very high level of accuracy sometimes in a pressured environment
  • Decision making - candidate must be able to make decisions confidently whilst understand the consequences of all actions
  • Experience in Price negotiation / dealing with buyers and suppliers
  • Strong communication and relationship building skills

We are looking for driven, motivated and eager individuals that are looking to propel their career.

Please contact Brogan Robson at Pearson Whiffin Recruitment LTD