Category Development Manager


About the business

My client is a Tier 1 FMCG business with an incredible portfolio of brands found throughout the grocery, pharmacy and mass channels. You will find their brands in most households and are considered innovative leaders in their categories. They are highly regarded as an employer of choice globally who provide their employees with outstanding progression opportunities, and as a result of this external opportunities to join are extremely limited.

About the role

Reporting to the National Business Manager, you will be responsible for managing all category & shopper related projects specifically for the Pharmacy channel. This will include developing and presenting range reviews to key buyers, developing & executing specific category strategies, driving NPD and activation initiatives as well as taking the lead on cross functional collaboration between sales, marketing and insights teams.

Skills & experience

Success in this role will come from a mix of both national account executive / management and category management experience from within the FMCG industry - ideally within the pharmacy channel. Degree qualified, you will have outstanding analytical skills accompanied with commercial acumen, and have demonstrated experience in delivering category and shopper insights plans.

How to apply

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