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Category and Merchandising Executive

Job Title: Category and Merchandising Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91771
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: njs.43620.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: February 11, 2013 09:47

Job Description

This global FMCG business requiring no introduction currently requires a Category & Merchandising Executive to work on some of the best-known products around. The successful candidate will be expected to: * Recommend range assortment and merchandising proposals in line with the business plan by reviewing market performance and analysing space productivity * Apply range, merchandising and category principles to influence the retailer's Buying and Merchandising teams * Work jointly with Commercial teams to deliver the objectives required to grow market share The ideal candidate will have: * Experience of space planning and merchandising software * Hands-on experience of working with blue chip retailers * Understanding and applying Shopper Insights * Category Management experience to include range assortment and merchandising * POP project management, execution and monitoring In return, the Category & Merchandising Executive will receive a generous salary and benefits package. If you’ve got the skills outlined above and you want to work for a forward-thinking, dynamic organisation then don’t hesitate to send us your CV. 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.