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Category Trading Executive

Job Title: Category Trading Executive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94628
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LUH.27170.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 28, 2013 16:54

Job Description

A Blue Chip FMCG that needs no introduction are looking for a Category Trading Executive to work on one of their biggest retail accounts. The position is working across some of the companies highest grossing categories, and will provide support to the National Accounts team with a top 4 grocery retailer. The successful candidate must be hard working and ambitious, as there will be the potential to gain full responsibility for your own brand portfolio as you progress. Key Responsibilities: * Support the Account management team through Analysing and reviewing promotions to aid brand growth. * Aid in category planning through analysing Nielsen/Kantar data. * Work closely with Category/Marketing departments to help develop category presentations. * Monitor EPOS reports from the retailers Database system * Ensure that all reports are kept up to date The ideal candidate will have the following experience: * Graduate calibre candidate. * Previous experience within Category or FMCG sales. * Highly analytical mind-set with the ability to understand and interpret data. * Strong communicator who is able to forge and build relationships. This position is Ideal for someone who is in the early stages of their FMCG career, looking to accelerate their career with some of the most recognisable brands in the world. In return for your hard work you will be given a competitive salary and a highly rewarding benefits package. If you are interested, please apply with your most up to date 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.