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Head of Category

Job Title: Head of Category
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q94698
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2013 17:12

Job Description

TITLE Head of Category SALARY £60,000 Plus Benefits LOCATION Coventry Ref.94698 A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen within this dynamic and growing retailer. They are currently looking to appoint an experienced and talented Head of Category to join their dynamic and high performing team. As the Head of Category, you will be expected to:- * Develop category strategies at a regional and global level * Maintaining and developing excellent supplier relations as well as negotiating cost prices, payment terms and discounts * Deliver customer and channel input into the category plans and strategy * Monitoring Category performance and identifying sales trends * Sourcing, selecting & building a commercial range To qualify for this position, the following qualifications are required:- An experienced Head of Category, ideally with pharmaceutical and health and beauty background. * Highly analytical to monitor performance of categories * Strong track record in addressing business challenges and delivery * Background and knowledge of operating environment * Excellent communication skills This is a challenging position which in return assures a rewarding salary package. If you have the drive and determination to succeed within a highly rewarding environment, 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.