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Category Analyst

Job Title: Category Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15992_1529988604
Contact Name: Sarah Adamson
Contact Email: SarahA@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: June 26, 2018 05:50

Job Description

About our client

Our client is a global consumer goods business that brings happiness to millions of people around the world. With over 600 employees across Australia & New Zealand, they pride themselves on their consistent high-quality products that boast first class innovation and design, accompanied with a vision to create a more emotionally connected world by making a genuine difference in every life, every day. As a result of continued investment from the business, there is now a newly created opportunity for a Category Analyst in Melbourne.

About the role

Reporting to the Category Manager, you will be responsible for the development and execution of category and channel plans, accompanied with providing additional market insights and providing recommendations on pricing structures and POS placements in key retailers. Other key duties will include:

  • Provide thoughtful and accurate data analysis and reporting to the wider business to support category planning
  • Work collaboratively with the wider sales, marketing and operations to develop and execute innovation and account plans
  • Liaise with the national field team to ensure strong activation at store level

Skills & experience

Success in this role will come from demonstrated experience as either a Senior Category Analyst or Category Manager from within the FMCG or consumer goods industry. Ideally degree qualified, you will have a strong ability to interpret and manipulate data utilising key resources such as IRI, Nielsen or Quantium, and have experience in developing and presenting category / range reviews to retailers. Critical to this role is an ability to work in a fast paced, evolving environment accompanied with a love for working in a close-knit team.

How to apply

Sound like you? Hit APPLY NOW or call Sarah Adamson on 0386133557 for a confidential discussion.