Category Manager

Location
Leeds
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted
12 Sep 2016
Closes
10 Oct 2016
Ref
13714276/001
Function
Marketing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Our client is recognised on a global level as being a market leader in what they do. Insistent on quality, they are a key brand within the Top 4 UK Retailers and are at the forefront of NPD and Innovation.


Description

As a Category Manager, you will provide detailed insight into your designated accounts as well as identify new opportunities for growth and innovation.



Working closely with Sales and Marketing, you will interrogate data, consumer and shopper research to compile annual Account, Brand and Shopper Marketing plans.


Profile

Our client is seeking a Category Manager with 3-4 years FMCG experience, proven to deliver sound category rationale. You will need to be proficient in the use of Kantar/IRI and Pro Space as well as retailer specific data sources such as Retail Link.



Strong influencing and presentation skills are a must as you will have a lot of exposure to senior key stakeholders on a day to day basis.


Job Offer

On offer is a competitive package and endless progression opportunity.