Category Manager

Location
England, Leicestershire, Leicester
Salary
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, life insurance
Posted
26 Aug 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Ref
BBBH160406
Marketing Disciplines
B2B, Product Development
Industry Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Product Manager

Category Manager

Sector: Distribution

Location: Leicester

This leading Distributor are looking to welcome an experienced Product Manager into their team to manage one on the largest portfolios €80 million + in the client's range. You will be responsible for the portfolio across 13 different countries over Europe with emphasis in Germany and Holland with an importance on Vendor management within these areas. You will be comfortable working in a fast paced environment and adaptable to change with previous experience of managing a large product range, data focused, supply chain management and strong negotiator. Based in Leicester you will report into the Category manager, supporting with overall strategy development in line with business plans and developing the team.

As Product Manager responsibilities will include:

  • Relationship management of European vendors
  • Full product Life cycle
  • Supply chain management
  • Product pricing and promotions

For Product Manager Position, we are looking for individuals who meet the following criteria:

  • Vendor management
  • Merchandising
  • Data focused
  • Worked within a European market (Holland, France Germany etc)
  • Degree level qualification

Package:

  • Salary: c£35 - £40,000
  • 15% bonus
  • Pension /Life insurance / discounts