Category Manager

  • £50,000 - £60,000 + Bonus, Excellent Pension, Share Scheme & Healthcare
  • Permanent
  • West London
  • Ref: BH-4043-1

Would you like to work for a Global FMCG powerhouse? 

Are you keen to work for a business that has a great working culture and a 2019 Top UK employer? 

Are you an ambitious self-starter with the ability to build a Category Plan & Strategy?

In your new role you’ll be expected to;
Understand the category status, trends and drivers to create a category story
Review a broad range of shopper and category insight
Range reviews with key grocer customers
Analyse a variety of internal and external data
Working across multiple internal departments including Marketing, Sales & Finance
Post promotional analysis

About you

  • Degree in Business, Marketing or other related discipline
  • Strong experience within Insight Analytics and Category
  • Polished experience of Nielsen and IGD
  • Previous expeirence of the FMCG sector
  • Strong excel and PowerPoint skills

What success looks like
Working with key strategic retailers you will implement a Category Strategy
You’ll have an opportunity to develop and progress your career, you’ll be set big goals and will be supported to achieve these

About Vertical Advantage
We are the only specialist recruiter in the consumer marketplace that work in niches across Sales, Marketing, Digital, E-Commerce, Supply Chain, Logistics and Procurement giving us far greater reach than our competitors.

Vertical Advantage has been around for nearly a decade. We know and understand our markets. It’s what we do best. 

We are here for you for the long term and will always work with your best interests at heart. We work to transform your career by acting as your trusted right hand in what can be a tricky market to navigate.

We invest the time in really getting to know you. If you want a partner to offer you the best professional advice to help your career development, then drop us a line for a chat.