Category and Activation Manager

£48000 per annum
04 Feb 2013
04 Mar 2013
Rachel Kaye
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has opened up for a Category and Activation Manager to join a leading consumer manufacturing company. This company takes ownership over a number of well-known household branded consumer products and are seeking an individual with a good understanding of category management and excellent communication skills. This role is focused mainly on the wholesale and convenience sectors so exposure to companies like Cash & Carry, CostCo etc would be great. The ideal candidate will come from a Category position in an FMCG environment, with experience of involving customer activation of NPD launches.

Duties of the Category and Activation Manager include identifying distribution opportunities, implementing promotional strategy developments, analysing performance and competitor activity, and turning data analysis and interpretations into coherent, compelling selling points.

This is an exciting opportunity for an established Category Manager to work for a highly reputable company, marketing some well known consumer brands. This role is commutable from Hatfield, St Albans, Berkhamsted, Luton, Stevenage, High Wycombe and Aylesbury.

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