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Category Manager

Job Title: Category Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92872
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LUH.30368.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 04, 2013 10:46

Job Description

One of the true heavyweights in the FMCG industry are looking for a Category Manager to join a the category team for one of their most iconic brands. Position has become available through an internal promotion, and this company are looking for a similarly ambitious Category Manager who wants to truly progress their marketing career. As the Category Manager, you will be handling the following responsibilities: * Lead the category planning process and continually identify business targets through category, shopper and market analysis. * Oversee strategic projects. * Managing the relationship with a top 4 grocery account. * Identify key category and customer risks/opportunities to produce a relevant category insight. * Provide category and customer insight to the internal sales team. To be a successful candidate, you should have the following qualifications: * Category and customer management experience within a Blue Chip FMCG environment. * Strong analytical and presentation skills. * Strong Knowledge of Shopper data and consumer insights. * Excellent time management skills. * UK Market experience. This excellent role is your opportunity to make a big shift on your career. If you are ready to join a company that values excellence and integrity, please send us your CV 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.