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Category Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £55000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Marketing
  • Contact: Sophie Brocklebank-Fowler
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: Client 9
  • Expiry Date: 16 January 2022
  • Job Ref: 50549_1639743535

Wonderful FMCG food business going through an impressive growth period. Looking for someone to drive and develop the category function.


  • Be the category and shopper data expert in the business.
  • Manage multiple data sources.
  • Deliver actionable insights to the Marketing and Commercial teams which support the business Strategy.
  • Provide insight for customer range reviews and category performance reviews and make recommendations on how to maximise business.
  • Deliver insight presentations to customers.
  • Track, understand and report on longer term trends.
  • Support the Innovation process.
  • Provide high quality analysis in response to ad hoc requirements.
  • Compile regular market overview reports for internal and external use.


  • Has experience of data insight in the UK Grocery Multiple Channel.
  • Has the ability to think short and long term in parallel.
  • Has experience of supporting a Commercial Team.
  • Has developed and executed different strategies and tactics for customers.
  • Has created compelling propositions from insight.
  • Is forward thinking and proactive.
  • Is able to take a brief but also be curious to look beyond it.
  • Wonders why something is the way it is, doesn't just accept it at face value.