A well-loved global FMCG business in the South are looking for top Category talent to joint their ever growing and highly successful Category team. The category is which they operate has diversified hugely over recent years and the future looks very exciting. With strong retailer relationships and being at the forefront of NPD, the business going from strength to strength. It is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced category marketer to join the business at a time when category is playing more of a pivotal role in the overall business strategy.
Working as a Category Manager within the grocery channel this role will be responsible for devising the category strategy to take to the major retailers, gaining their buy in and building solid working relationships.
You will be an experienced Category Manager with a background working in an FMCG environment, preferably within a branded business and with at least one of the top 4 grocers. Insight will have played a part in your previous or current role(s) and you will have the ability to turn data in to succinct and compelling actionable recommendations. You will be a natural relationship builder with experience of being customer facing. An ability to influence upwards both internally and externally and think strategically, looking at the bigger category picture are essential. All successful individuals will be passionate and driven with a real ‘can do' attitude and team working mentality