Senior Category Manager

T2M Resourcing Ltd
55000.00 GBP Annual
14 Mar 2018
28 Mar 2018
Hair & Beauty
Job Type
Contract Type

Senior Category Manager - up to GBP60K plus benefits

T2M Resourcing are recruiting a Senior Category Manager for a major international FMCG business based near Birmingham.

As a Senior Category Manager, you and your team will collaborate cross-functionally across Sales, Marketing & Category to define and shape the business strategy with the retailers. You will use data to identify business opportunities and facilitate them through innovative growth tactics.

Your key responsibilities as Senior Category Manager will include:

  • Develop a strategic, long-term vision for the category
  • Effectively execute your plans and monitor their progress
  • Use evolving data and insight to drive performance
  • Deliver merchandising recommendations that ensure excellence at point of purchase
  • Create maximum value for the business and retailers
  • Exchange knowledge and ideas with our international team to create a global advantage

To be successful in the role of Senior Category Manager you will have the following skills and experience and attributes:

  • Proven category experience working in a branded environment
  • Proven experience of taking ownership of relationships with key retailers
  • Previous leadership experience/ coaching and developing capability
  • Exceptional data analysis, communication and presentation skills
  • Strategic thinking and excellent relationship building skills both internally & externally
  • A proactive, performance-driven approach
  • A Business or Marketing related degree

What's in it for you?

The company provides a first class working environment, competitive salary and excellent benefits including pension, private medical cover, bonus scheme, subsidised restaurant and product discounts. Salary will be up to GBP60,000.

If you are interested in the above position, please apply immediately.