Category Development Manager

£45,000 to £50,000 + car + benefits
10 Dec 2012
10 Jan 2013
Brand Management
FMCG, Health
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Full Time

Category Manager -  6 – 9 Month Contract, may go permanent

Head Office Based – Berkshire/Buckinghamshire

£45,000 to £50,000 + car + benefits

Great opportunity to join this large household and health & wellness fmcg company with a European head office in the UK and a stable of household name brands.  Due to a significant increase in demand for insight the category management team is recruiting up to two category managers. Depending on experience there are opportunities across grocery and high street. With a significant branded share and brands that are well supported above and below the line you will convert marketing initiatives into measurable category action.

For these roles we are looking for individuals to work with the commercial sales and marketing teams.  These are customer facing roles so you will need to develop and maintain strong relationships which will drive the growth of our brands as well as moving to and maintaining the position of category advisor. 

You will be of graduate calibre with an FMCG background in sales or marketing and category management, coupled with significant knowledge of the UK grocery sector.  Highly commercial with strong analytical skills and the ability to probe and analyse research information.  We are seeking high potential individuals who will progress quickly through the organisation.

Can you make a difference? Do you have the passion to succeed? If so, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send an up to date copy of your CV stating your current salary details quoting 625/30br.