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Category Manager - FTC 6 Months

Salary: £Up tp £55,000 - £Plus Car, Bonus, Pension & Health

fast paced retail category manager role FTC 6 months

Company Name Confidential
Home Counties, United Kingdom
Category Retail
Job Type Contract
Area/s Home Counties, South East
Consultant Gabby Rosenberg
Reference Number 1/15324/7


Category Manager FTC 6 months - range, price, promotion and merchandising – up to £55,000 plus excellent package – Home Counties

An excellent opportunity has arisen within a leading successful retail client who is seeking a category manager FTC 6 months- range, price, promotion and merchandising to join their dynamic and expanding team in the Home Counties to join their expanding team.

The successful category manager FTC 6 months - range, price, promotion and merchandising must have demonstrable experience of a category role gained from a food or convenience retailer. Your responsibilities as the category manager - range, price, promotion and merchandising will to develop category strategies that will deliver the sales and profit targets. This will include pricing initiatives, promotional strategies and layout and merchandising initiatives.  You will manage internal and external stakeholders to optimise your categories. In addition, the role has a strategic element focused on identifying new concepts and services and bringing them to market. You will be someone who can identify new areas of opportunity and develop and gain commitment for your category strategy. You will have excellent negotiation and influencing skills and will be able to demonstrate a can-do attitude. Ideally you will have worked in store management at some point in your career

Skills: buying skills, Commercial Management, category management, space and range, merchandising, pricing, promotions, Marketing Principles, Negotiation and influencing skills, analysis, strategic thinking, project management

This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your category management career with a leading retailer, in an environment and culture that supports your personal development you will be rewarded for your hard work with a competitive salary and a generous salary of up to £55,000 plus package

Full detailed job spec provided on application so please forward CV’s to recruitment@workwithseven.com.

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