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Category Development Manager

Job Title: Category Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q88504
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 28, 2013 14:48

Job Description

A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior Category Manager to join the team of this global impulse FMCG business. The main purpose of your role will be to manage the range and display for a given product category working with all customers and channels. You will also be responsible for managing trade communications for the product area. To be considered for this role you must have experience from a Customer Marketing or Category Management role ideally within Confectionery, Drinks or another impulse lead industry. Experience of using market intelligence such as Nielsen, Kantar or Dunnhumby data would be beneficial. You should have a clear understanding of instore activation and be able to provide recommendations based on ROI. You will be a strong relationship builder with excellent presentation skills and will ideally have previous line management experience as this role looks after a team of two. If this sounds like you and you're keen to start something new, dont hesitate to apply below! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.