Senior Category Manager

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time

About the business

My client is an Australian success story in the health & beauty industry, with a range of brands that can be found throughout the grocery, mass retail & pharmacy channels. With a strong focus on NPD, innovation and category growth, as a business they have gone from strength to strength and as a result, are now looking to appoint a Senior Category Manager in Melbourne.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Category, this role will be instrumental in development the 3-5 year category plans across their 3 major categories. Managing a category analyst, you will work collaboratively with the retails and sales & marketing teams to drive best practice category principles that are in line with growth, NPD and customer objectives. You will own the range review process and be a critical senior leader in the business that will drive the growth of the category team.

Skills & experience

Success in this role will come from demonstrated category management experience from within the FMCG industry - beauty will be advantageous. Ideally degree qualified, you will demonstrate a deep level of category understanding, including growth drivers and practice, have shown success in working with retailers and internal stakeholders, and be a passionate category leader in general!

How to apply

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