Category Manager

Job details

Reference JSCM120717
Job Type Permanent
Location London
Salary £45000 per annum + Package and Benefits
Date Posted 12/07/2017

Job description

Introduction

We're looking for an excellent category management specialist to join one of the biggest companies in the FMCG industry!

The Opportunity

You will be responsible for driving category sales with strategic on the go customers through externally-facing, well thought out initiatives and customer understanding. You will be an expert in this field, captaining the category strategy across the organisation.
You'll be challenged and well rewarded in an inspiring place to work as the company is continuously growing worldwide!

The Company

Ever since the creation of its product over 20 years ago, the company has been a stand out market leader in its category. It now employs over 7000 people across 160 countries driving sales well into the billions of units every year. More recognised as an institution than a company, it provides a forum for you to use your talent and passion to develop yourself and the team around you to make an impact within a fast moving, market leading organisation.

The Ideal Candidate

*Minimum 2 years Category experience (or sales) working on a strong FMCG consumer brand
*Customer facing experience essential
*Use of consumer, shopper, market data and planogram software (Spaceman)
*Fundamental grasp of retail and store operations
*Understanding of the shopper psychology
*Strong analytical skills
*Problem solving, imagination and creativity
*Enthusiasm for the industry and a prosperous job move!

Contact Details/How to apply

To apply or learn more about the role, please email jessy@caseltonclark.co.uk with an updated CV and introduction.

Or, if you feel you are not suited to this role but know someone who is, please get in touch for details of our generous referral scheme.

Caselton Clark are FMCG Recruitment Specialists based in Central London. We specialise in the following positions: On and Off Trade, FMCG Sales, FMCG Business Development Jobs, Trade Marketing, Branding, Consumer Marketing, Regional Accounts (RAM, KAM), National Accounts (SNAM, NAM & NAE), Category and Senior Level roles. For our latest vacancies across all our sectors, please visit www.caseltonclark.co.uk or contact us on 020 7559 6701.

Contact Details
This vacancy was posted by Grace Hughes who can be contacted on 020 7559 6700.

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