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Senior Category Manager/Category Marketing Lead

Senior Category Manager/Category Marketing Lead 

Competitive Salary 

Berkshire

 

Our client is one of the leading FMCG branded businesses in the UK. They now have a need for a Senior/Lead Category Manager to join their business with responsibility for driving growth with Impulse customers, including all Food Service accounts and managing a team of 2.

This role would suit someone with some line management experience who is looking for a step up into a highly visible role, with great exposure across the business.

As a hugely collaborative function, the Category Lead will be required to work with and influence key cross-functional stakeholders, at a senior level. 

Key responsibilities

  • Lead, coach and inspire a team of two Category Managers, in order to drive growth with Impulse customers
  • Champion the Impulse commercial agenda internally, in order to create importance in the minds of peers and senior stakeholders
  • Appropriately tailor Total Category Vision to create the Impulse channel category vision
  • Drive category capability across the commercial teams
  • Ensure the Impulse Category team is a trusted partner with external customers, providing both short and long-term category solutions

Skills & Experience

  • Previous Category Management experience from an FMCG business, ideally within the Impulse & Convenience channel
  • Knowledge of and experience of working with Food Service customers
  • Line management experience of at least one individual who required coaching and mentoring
  • Ability to influence at a high-level using data

This role is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Category professional who is looking for a step up and more team management experience within a well-loved household name FMCG business.

There is a competitive salary on offer as well as car allowance, private healthcare and bonus.

Please apply with an up to date copy of your CV.

Key Details

  • Role: Senior Category Manager/Category Marketing Lead
  • Sector: Food
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Job Reference: NB006148CE
  • Location: Berkshire

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