Assistant Category Manager – FMCG - Yorkshire
MET Marketing are working with a well known distributor who are looking for an Assistant Category Manager to assist with one of the UK's largest and most well known grocery retailers. The successful candidate will have a proven background in FMCG ideally within a category position.
·External communication with key account including new products and recommendations on merchandising
·Consumer and competitor analysis as well as monitoring and making recommendations against season trends
·Regular internal communications with Product Managers, NPD and National Account Sales Managers to ensure most appropriate products are being communicated
·Working closely with key account buyers
·Producing product samples, product information and requested specification for display and set up in store
·Proven background in an FMCG Marketing department is essential
·Must have previous experience of working with UK major retailers
·Ideally will have experience in either sa category, product or brand position
·Analytically minded with excellent communication skills both internally and externally at all levels
·Ideally will have dealt with Tesco, Asda, Morrisons or Sainsburys
This job is commutable from Huddersfield, Leeds, Bradford and Wakefield.
MET Marketing is acting as an employment agency in relation to this Marketing job.
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