Category Manager - Yorkshire
MET are delighted to be recruiting for this rapidly expanding leading FMCG manufacturer. Due to this consistent growth they are now looking for an experienced Category Manager to join their team.
The role will be working across a number of brands and will suit an established Category Manager who is now looking to take that next step in their career.
Reporting directly to the Category Controller you will be responsible for delivering category growth through detailed knowledge of market trends and competitor strategies. You will work closely with their Top 4 customers to create joint business plans together for mutual benefit of both parties and to push the business forward.
You will also be responsible for the management and development of a Category Analyst.
In order to be considered for this role it is essential you have previous category or trade marketing experience. You will need to be creative, managed NPD projects as well as possess excellent numeracy and analytical skills. From an FMCG or retail background, you will also have solid project management, communication and team management skills.
Experience with Kantar is essential and a knowledge of Dunhumby, Nectar card, retail link or ROI scan data would also be desirable.
If you are interested in this role then please send your CV to our consultant Miles Zerny.
This Marketing Manager job is commutable of Leeds, Huddersfield, Bradford and Halifax.
MET Marketing are acting as an employment agency in relation to this Marketing vacancy.
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