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Category Manager

Location:

Sheffield, UK

Type of Job:

Full Time Permanent

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The ideal candidate
• You will be a proven Category Manager, Buyer or Range Manager with experience in FMCG or the Wholesale sector
• A proven track record within category management, range planning, data interrogation and analysis.
• You will have the ability to confidently demonstrate tenacity, determination, and assertiveness in pursuit of a commercially successful outcome.
• You will be a problem solver, numerate and build relationships internally and externally using effective negotiating and influencing skills.

Benefits

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Address

Sheffield, UK

About the job

Main responsibilities
• Developing category strategies for multiple product categories, using research, analysis of retailer epos data and market insights to enhance the overall performance of the category.
• Leading a product team to develop range plans and new product lines, taking them to market at the right pricing point via the right channels.
• Extensive competitor analysis, understanding competitor pricing structures, offers and promotions as well as new products.
• Working alongside Technical & Sourcing Manager to source quality products at the right prices from reliable and sustainable suppliers.
• Negotiating the best prices and accurately forecasting the correct quantities of stock to purchase and hold. Developing exit strategies for unsuccessful product lines.
• Adapting to and responding to change in consumer demands and responding accordingly.

If you would like to apply please send your CV to ashleigh@aforappointments.com or call the office on 0114 2707744 to discuss more.

Requirements

The ideal candidate
• You will be a proven Category Manager, Buyer or Range Manager with experience in FMCG or the Wholesale sector
• A proven track record within category management, range planning, data interrogation and analysis.
• You will have the ability to confidently demonstrate tenacity, determination, and assertiveness in pursuit of a commercially successful outcome.
• You will be a problem solver, numerate and build relationships internally and externally using effective negotiating and influencing skills.

Benefits

Full Time -Permanent
Benefits: Company pension & laptop.
Salary: £35-£40k +Excellent Benefits

Address

Sheffield, UK

Office: 
S4 Globe Works
Penistone Road,
Sheffield,
S6 3AE

Telephone: 0114 275 7744

E: reception@aforappointments.com

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