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Category Manager

Job Title: Category Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northamptonshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92609
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: JOK.65416.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: May 27, 2013 15:01

Job Description

A leading FMCG Food business is looking to hire a highly skilled Category Manager to join their team. As the Category Manager, you will take over the following responsibilities: * Developing a category management strategy. * Formulating and reviewing category plans and ensure that they are in line with the brand strategy. * Working with the sales and marketing teams and the customers to improve the distribution, rate of sale and merchandising of the companys product ranges. * Maintaining long term supplier relationships. The ideal Category Manager will have the following skills and qualifications: * A solid track record of achievement within a Category Management position. * Sales and marketing experience. * Good communication, presentation and influencing skills. * Highly numerate and expert in data analysis and interpretation. This is an exciting opportunity with a guaranteed excellent package that awaits the successful candidate. If you thrive on challenges of this sort and enjoy hitting the ground running, please submit 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.