About the company
Our client is a major global player in the FMCG Industry with a strong market leading reach and entrepreneurial culture. They have an enviable FMCG portfolio across food, beverage, and liquor. In which they partner with across best in place category management, account planning, activations, and analysis within the grocery channel. They pride themselves on their best class training and development and are currently experienced significant growth nationally.
About the role
As a Category Insights Specialist you will be the key link to drive actionable insights for the independent channel. You will work closely with the Category Lead but will be the main point of contact to lead and present recommendations to customers. Responsible for analysing and reporting market data & offering consultative support to customers to achieve their business goals. Ensuring they receive the best in service across category / range reviews, NPD projects, product training and analysis.
You will have great exposure to varied high profile FMCG businesses and be able to consult back to them on their needs and how you can best assist them. Partnering with sales, category & marketing teams, this is a fantastic opportunity to build your own personal brand and network and be exposed to multiple categories!
Skills & Experience
Success in this role will come from demonstrated experience inside a FMCG organisation as a Category Analyst/Manager or Insights Executive OR from a Market Research Agency. Degree qualified, you will be experienced with scan data (shopper advantageous), and you will have a natural ability to build rapport quickly and thrive off working in an environment with a strong key culture. Critical to this role is a high level of competency creating & presenting actionable insights, this can be to internal or external stakeholders.
How to apply
To apply, click on the APPLY button below or contact Nina McLean. If we have never spoken before, feel free to send me a LinkedIn request. Should this role not be quite right for you but you're a Category or Insights specialist please get in touch as we have other exciting Category/Insights roles that we are currently working on.