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Category Controller – Impulse

Lead the category vision for an FMCG giant.
  • Home Counties, London, South East
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Highly competitive
  • Competitive package
  • Food & Drink, Category & Insights
  • 13/15696/7

Client:

  • An instantly recognizable food producer with some of the UK’s most loved brands
  • Steeped in history but with unrivalled investment driving significant growth
  • Culture focused business with values at the heart of organisation
  • Category Management driven with an industry recognised category team

 

Role:

  • To lead the Impulse and Out of Home Category team, managing 2 Category Managers
  • Take full responsibility for executing the Category Vision in channel and working closely with the Head of Category to define
  • Work cross functionally to influence decisions using category data to improve share and distribution points
  • Utilise continuous data tools to make objective category recommendations
  • Be highly customer facing and lead the brand agenda with the retailers

 

Ideal candidate:

  • Will be an experienced Senior Category Manager, preferably in Food and Drink but with extensive FMCG experience
  • Be an expert at using continuous data to develop engaging Category Strategies and Visions
  • Have experience using the visions to drive customer engagement and decision making
  • Posses excellent leadership and coaching skills and have some experience of line management
  • An ability to influence is paramount as you will be required to influence at all levels internally and externally.

 

Benefits & details:

  • The opportunity to work in a culture focused business with category at its heart
  • Fantastic track record of progressing its people
  • Strong package with achievable bonus

This really is an exceptional opportunity to join a leading food business that will invest in your future

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Lucas Shaw
Managing Consultant - Commercial & Marketing
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, speak to Lucas Shaw or use the form to apply below.

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Lucas Shaw
Managing Consultant - Commercial & Marketing
If you feel you have the right experience for this role, speak to Lucas Shaw or use the form to apply below.

Apply Now