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Vacancies Apply

Category Executive or Jnr Category Manager- FMCG (Massive Brand)
Reference MPCEF
Salary 23,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Location North
Exact Location Yorkshire
Role Type Category Management
Calling All Category Excutives, Merchandising Managers or Analysts......Great Branded Business, Strong Career Development within Category Management....
Company Profile
Our client is a leading Branded Player within the FMCG arena, they operate across several categories within the retail market and they stand at either 1st or 2nd in every specific fixture in which they operate. Their 5 year plan is simple and yet immeasurably challenging, to transform the very way in which their Categories are “defined” and “shopped” by the retailer and consumer alike. In order to assist in the delivery of this, they are seeking to appoint Category Executive or Jnr Category Manager within their Customer Marketing team.
As the Category Executive/nr Category Manaqer, you will assit in the development of the category strategy and vision to influence category development including range, space and merchandising plans. By working on strategic reviews for relevant accounts, identifying category drivers and devising category plans including range and merchandise proposals; you will contribute to the client being ultimately chosen as the category advisor for all of the strategic retail partners. In the longer-term this exciting role will progress your career towards the status of Category Manager in which you will take sole strategic responsibility for a “Core Category” area.

Relevant Candidates will have ideally have some level of exposure to Category/Trade Marketing within one of three channels- Leading Non Food players, FMCG Businesses or working directly for a UK Retailer. In doing so they will be at ease with operating in an intellectually tough environment, where results are driven via a “hands on” approach. Being an International Player, successful candidates will have access to a strong and structured career path in Category Marketing, Consumer Marketing or even Commercial.

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