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Category Executive Food

Be part of an award-winning business and a strong, forward thinking category team.
  • Home Counties, London
  • Permanent, Full time
  • 25,000 - 30,000 plus excellent package
  • Food & Drink, Buying, Category & Insights, Marketing
  • 1/16125/7

Our client:

  • Extremely successful, market leading food retailer with significant turnover.
  • Highly commercial environment with a fast-paced culture focused on exceeding customer expectations.
  • This Category Executive Food role is ideal for an individual who wants to progress their career in an environment with progression opportunities and fantastic flexible working

 

The role:

  • As Category Executive Food you will develop, implement, and review opportunities for own brand ranges. You will take into account proposition, range, price, positioning and quality for a specific product range and will develop innovative strategies which exceed customer expectations.
  • In the role the Category Executive Food will use customer and market data to help highlight and drive new product and/or sales that will exceed customers’ expectations
  • As the Category Executive Food you will also own the packaging design for your categories ensuring this meets brand and technical guidelines
  • The Category Executive Food will work cross functionally with multiple departments such as buying, technical to bring these new products to market

 

Ideal candidate:

  • This Category Executive Food role is ideal for individual with either buying or category management experience gained from UK food retail or wholesale
  • It is essential to be able to demonstrate hands-on category experience and will have managed projects from beginning to end.
  • For the Category Executive Food role you must have a can do attitude with a passion for learning, it is essential to have passion for food
  • In addition, you will demonstrate a passion for the customer and demonstrate fantastic communication skills

 

Benefits & details:

  • You will thrive in a matrix blue chip structure that is down to earth and personable.
  • Excellent package – up to £30,000 plus benefits
  • Location – Watford with flexible hours and flexible working (3 days at home 2 in the office)

 

Please send your CV using the form on this page, quoting reference 1/16125/7. Confidentiality assured.

 

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Gabby Rosenberg
Director - Retail, eCommerce & Hospitality
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Director - Retail, eCommerce & Hospitality
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