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Category Manager

Reference:
HWOA8907CM
Sector:
Sales & Marketing
Salary:
£35,000 to £40,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Free Parking + Benefits
Town/City:
Baldock
Contract Type:
Permanent
Closing Date:
23/07/2021

For more information about this job please contact:

Name
Hayley Whitmarsh
Phone
01707 377088

Are you an experienced Category Manager who is looking for a new opportunity?

Have you managed the product life cycle including the creative process?

If so, this could be the role for you! Our client is currently recruiting for an experienced Category Manager to join their very well established and successful business based in Baldock!

Benefits:

  • Great working hours of Monday to Friday 9am - 5:30pm
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Great company culture
  • Onsite parking

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working with the category team on new product development which will include market research, pricing strategy, packaging and point of sale ideas
  • Product lifecycle management; monitoring and reporting product performance
  • Management of the master costing sheet, including prices, codes, descriptions and other key product information such as cubes, barcodes and HS details are constantly up to date
  • Working with the designers to proof read artwork, catalogues and other literature, ensuring all data is correct
  • Product Information Management - capture, accuracy and distribution of product data.
  • Supply Chain liaison and interface
  • Sales order and stock monitoring; management to ensure fulfilment of forecasts and monitoring of orders for fluctuations that could result in out of stocks
  • Wider business launch and communication of brochure and promotional launches
  • Feedback capture - sales performance data reporting and analysis for use by National Accounts, Field Sales Team manager and Product team
  • Content and Digital Asset Coordination interface with Digital Marketing Manager : Web content, Social Media, blogs, Product information and images
  • Any other tasks as reasonably requested by the Line Manager

 

To discuss this role in more detail, please email Hayley - Hayley.Whitmarsh@oa-uk.co.uk

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