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Category Manager - Grocery

Job Reference:
V/13258/ML
Date Posted:
25 April 2018
Location:
Central London
Salary:
Up to £50,000 basic, bonus, pension, healthcare etc
Sector:
Drink
Job Function:
Category Management
Job Type:
Permanent

Job Description

This is one of the biggest brand names in drinks. A young, vibrant and dynamic company, they are looking for a Category Manager to add value to their key Grocery accounts. Often seen as a creative and quirky company, their globally recognised brand has a major presence in the both the on and off trade. They require people that have bright ideas, are positive, entrepreneurial and enthusiastic. This is an autonomous, creative position working with a high profile FMCG brand; opportunities like this are extremely rare.

They key focus of this role is to drive drinks sales with strategic grocery customers through externally facing, practical category management initiatives and customer understanding. You must be a category expert and trusted advisor to all of the Grocery customers in this portfolio (Asda, Tesco, Sainsburys, Morrisons & Co-Op).

You must currently be working in either a Category Management or Account Management capacity and have exposure to working with grocery accounts. Customer facing experience is essential to sucess in this role. You must have good experience of dealing with consumer, shopper and market data and translating these into actionable plans. Ambition is key in this business too, they want people who aim high and strive to achieve success every day.

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