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Category Insight Manager - Yorkshire

Excellent salary, car allowance, bonus and benefits - Marketing
Ref: 109 Date Posted: Thursday 15 Aug 2019
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We’re searching for a Category Insight Manager for our client,  a category leading FMCG business and a ‘go-to’ Global brand.

The business has an innovative and consistently evolving product range, making for an interesting and every-developing category insight role. As Category Insight Manager, you will ensure the company maintains a comprehensive understanding of the market, ultimately driving the company strategy in the direction of success, so that they can continue to dominate within the category.

You will:

  • Create compelling presentations reporting on shopper, consumer and category trends
  • Ensure you are up to date on the product portfolio
  • Maintain positive and mutually beneficial relationships with external agency partners
  • Manage a monthly product add process, collaborating with category managers to ensure correct placement
  • Collaborate with the Head of Category to share key findings at category review meetings
  • Provide insight to inform branding, marketing, planning and sales teams, to identify and capitalise on opportunities within category
  • Work with Head of Category to implement core projects of the company vision
  • Continually suggest improvements on how to best utilise category insights, and provide training on data systems to relevant teams within the business

An Ideal candidate:

  • 3 years experience within the FMCG sector
  • Confident and eloquent presenter
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Hard worker who consistently looks to improve
  • Strong data analyst and a great understanding of data systems
  • Collaborative approach to leadership