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Category Manager

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Job Reference:
V/13527/ML
Date Posted:
25 September 2018
Location:
North East England
Salary:
Market Rate
Sector:
Food
Job Function:
Category Management
Job Type:
Permanent
Start Date
25 September 2018
Closing Date:
25 October 2018

Job Description

This is a multiple award winning, innovative snacking company that have great tradition. They've achieved extremely strong growth in recent years due to a real strong focus on both the manufacturing and supplying of products. New product innovation is at the heart of this organisation, having launched over 100 new products in 2017 alone.

They are looking for a Category Manager to join the team, focusing on market understanding and category analysis.

Reporting to the Managing Director, this role will involve supporting new product development ideas, identifying opportunities within the market, public relation activities and having close contact with the UK and European commercial teams to maximise opportunities.

To be considered for this role you must have 2 years + experience in FMCG, food retail or manufacturing. You also require a marketing qualification, strong IT and presentation skills and experience of working with Neilson/IRI/Euro Monitor/Mintel data bases. French, Dutch or a Spanish language speaker would be advantageous.

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