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Category Manager - Job share

Job Title: Category Manager - Job share
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91330
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2013 10:12

Job Description

This blue chip FMCG business is looking for a part time resource (3 days per week) to join our Category team. The company requires a [Category Manager](/searches/category-manager-jobs) who will be responsible for implementing the UK Category strategy with UK customers and owning the customer-facing category building plan. You will be tasked with building winning relationships with our customers over the longer term to grow the size of our customer's category. Working within one of our key commercial teams you will have responsibility for the following: * Delivery of category vision/roadmap/review outside key customers including delivery of category performance reviews * Representing customer needs internally, ensuring alignment of Customer & Category strategy * Support in multi-level customer contact strategy to embed category expertise agenda * Lead strategy into action reviews with customer teams Key to ensuring success as an applicant is experience and knowledge of the following: * Customer Development & Category Management experience * Experience in Category Strategy / Brand Building * Data literacy * Ability to create compelling selling stories for these brands If you feel as though your experience to date is relevant to this role and you are available to work on a part time basis then we would welcome your application. We request that candidates send their CV as Microsoft Word document where possible.