Category Manager, South Yorkshire, £35k - £45k, Consumer Goods

Location
South Yorkshire
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
14 Nov 2016
Ref
ES99
Contact
Eva Saha
Marketing Disciplines
Category Management , Marketing
Industry Sector
Consumer Goods
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Category Manager
A leading Consumer Goods company is seeking to recruit a Category Manager. Reporting to the Marketing Director you will be responsible for maintaining and growing the company’s products/category and market share.
 
Key duties include:
· Plan, implement and coordinate category market research requirements consistent with category plans.
· Analyse and forecast future trends within the market.
· Source and share knowledge of existing and emerging consumer needs and wants, identify market/consumer/customer problems and opportunities.
· Take responsibility to focus innovation, expedite execution and through working cross functionally, deliver product roadmap projects on time and to budget.
· Plan, implement and execute annual marketing communication plans for the allocated product category in line with the business strategic direction.
 
The successful candidate will have:
· Exposure to multi-channel marketing techniques, with specific experience to online and social media marketing.
· A proven track record in delivering results, building brand and business profits.
· Awareness of business needs and ethics
 
Please apply now if you have the skill set described above and is looking for a dynamic growing company to progress your career with.