Category Manager

Burtons Biscuit Company
St Albans
12 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
The Role We are looking for an experienced Category Manager for a Maternity cover. The Category Manager will be responsible for initiating and implementing an effective category management strategy with our trade partners within out Tesco and Convenience Accounts. About You The successful candidate will have proven relevant Category Management experience within an FMCG environment. You will be degree educated or equivalent and food and snacking experience is an advantage. You must have demonstrable experience of developing category relationships within Grocery Mults, Mults Convenience or Symbol. You will be commercially minded and have experience participating in range reviews, developing rationale for new listings and distribution increases. You will be competent at analysing and interpreting retail data (e.g. Kantar and Nielsen) to formulate clear commercial strategies and identify opportunities. You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of UK retailer environment. You will be results driven with the ability to build effective relationships. You will be a strong communicator with excellent presentation skills. Why Burton’s Biscuit Company Ask anyone here at Burton’s Biscuit Company what we’re most passionate about and you’ll get the same answer from everyone - the baking of quality biscuits for the whole family to enjoy. To us, a 'treat’ is nothing less than a deliciously tasty biscuit that will delight our customers every time and ensure they come back for more. Our forward-thinking strategy historically led to some impressive results with Burton’s Biscuit Company transforming its portfolio shape and profitability since 2009. We hope to accelerate our portfolio transformation and growth further by expanding into adjacent categories, new geographic territories and through synergistic bolt-on mergers and acquisitions. We offer fantastic company benefits, an environment that you will enjoy to work in and genuine development and progression opportunities. Does this sound like the role for you? Apply by clicking the link. Due to the high volume of applications, we are unable to notify unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been short listed for an interview. This job was originally posted as

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