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Senior Category Manager

Job Title: Senior Category Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90558
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RA.79724.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 09, 2012 16:25

Job Description

This leading E-commerce business seeks a Senior Category Manager to join its ever-growing team. You will ultimately be responsible for the development of the category and its P&L and you will control this through managing the product mix, sourcing, merchandising, pricing and marketing actions. Additional responsibilities include: * Effective compilation and continual monitoring of commercially viable product mix * Monitoring sales and category growth in line with the business objectives * Establishing and maintaining supplier relationships * Optimising layout and functionality of the category on the website * Finding and negotiating the best deals to develop and grow the category * Line management of [E-commerce Managers](/, Merchandisers and Assistants * Cross-functional interaction with the Operations, Marketing and Technical teams The ideal candidate will be: * A Retail Analyst from a top tier consultancy * Analytically minded * A self-starter and natural leader * A passionate, commercially astute entrepreneur * A successful [Category Manager](/searches/category-manager-jobs) with extensive FMCG or retail experience If you feel that your details match the above requirements, please apply using an up to date copy of your CV.