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Head of Trade & Category Marketing

Job Title: Head of Trade & Category Marketing
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92354
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LUH.69932.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 06, 2013 09:23

Job Description

Due to strong market growth, a fantastic opportunity has opened up to join a leading Food FMCG as Head of Trade & Category Management at their office in London. Working on one of their most established brands, the main function of this role is to develop and implement a sound trade marketing and category strategy to ultimately lead this brand into complete autonomy. Key Role competencies: * Develop and execute Category Management Framework (Range recommendations, investment structures etc) for the UK & I. * Set up and lead bespoke trade marketing for key retail customers. * Actively build relationships with key stakeholders within leading UK retailers. * Conduct promotional analysis (using Epos Insights) to influence and recommend future commercial strategies. What we are looking for: * Previous category and Trade Marketing experience. * Experience working in synergy with established UK retailers. * Highly analytical, with previous exposure to Epos insights. * Previous NAM experience highly welcomed. * FMCG experience. * Ability to forge and maintain key strategic relationships. * Excellent man management experience, with the ability to lead and inspire your team. * Results driven. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious trade marketer, who is up for the challenge of growing his own team, and driving trade and category growth throughout Europe. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and bonus. If this sounds like the next step in your career, apply today! 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.