Category Controller

Scunthorpe, UK
12 Aug 2019
10 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Category Controller job in Scunthorpe within a well known retailer paying £50K. Mat cover 6-12 months

Your new company
A fantastic opportunity exists for a buying professional with one of the UK's best known wholesalers to manage the buying strategy across the beers, wine and spirits category. With modern offices based in the East Midlands you will be a part of a fun and supportive working environment.

Your new role
Your main responsibilities will include day to day management of your own brand mix, negotiating with suppliers and buyers in line with commercial agreements set. You will also select and manage your own range working alongside the retail team to continually improve product position. You will build and maintain strong relationships with the retail team to deliver the buying strategy along with having the autonomy to identify and implement new suppliers as well as managing price changes and promotional activity.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need previous buying experience from a wholesale background with a proven track record of delivering results. Excellent communication skills are essential to deliver the buying strategy along with ability to form effective working relationships.

What you'll get in return
In return you will not only enjoy working in a fun and driven environment but you will receive multiple benefits including car allowance, healthcare, pension and bonus.

What you need to do now
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