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Senior Category Development Lead

Job Title: Senior Category Development Lead
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH17537_1551837343
Contact Name: Sarah Adamson
Contact Email: SarahA@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: March 06, 2019 01:57

Job Description

About the company

My client is an innovative and insights lead business with a global reach within the FMCG industry. They are recognised as a centre of marketing and category excellence globally and enjoy complete autonomy over strategic and creative decision marketing. With an aggressive growth agenda, supported by an exceptional team, this is a high performing business that is focused on employing the best talent in the market to deliver on the business' clear vision for success.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Business Unit, this role will oversee 4 major categories whilst also managing a team of 2 Category Analyst's and 2 Category Managers. You will be tasked with developing strong go-to-market strategies for key retail partners which will involve category planning, optimising innovation opportunities, new product ranging and financial management, whilst also providing exceptional leadership and development opportunities to not just your team but also the wider business across sales & marketing.

Skills & experience

Success in this role will come from demonstrated experience in a senior category or insights role from within the FMCG, consumer goods or retail industry. Degree qualified, you will have exceptional leadership qualities and come with a high level of commercial and financial acumen, which will be evident in your category planning and customer management experience. You will be a strong decision maker and have an ability to think of your feet, and have a passion for telling a story through insights.

How to apply

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