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Category Programme Manager

Job Title: Category Programme Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92942
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RA.75318.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 05, 2013 10:33

Job Description

An exciting new role has been created at a market leading blue chip company based in the South for a Category Programme Manager. Reporting to the Category Manager, the successful candidate will be expected to: * Work cross-functionally to implement a broad mix of category planning and customer marketing * Liaise with the team to undertake commercial buying * Influence range development and pricing * Assist in online development as part of the broader multichannel strategy * Focus on process and delivery in order to drive forward the range review * Be heavily involved in range review implementation Owning the implementation of strategy, the ideal candidate will have: * Buying experience of food or non-food, preferably with Category Management experience * Experience of planning ranges, preferably with Merchandising knowledge * Commercial trade experience with project/programme management experience * A proven ability to influence at all levels This is an exciting and rare opportunity to influence the strategy of a well-known retailer across a broad range of categories. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and discretionary bonus as well as a generous benefits package and a company car. If you are looking for a new opportunity with a well-known retailer, please apply now. 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.