Category Executive - Tesco

Location
Lancashire / Lancashire, Blackburn
Salary
£20,000 to £35,000
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Ref
LW 13385
Discipline
Marketing
Sector
FMCG, Food & Drink
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Junior
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Our client is one of the fastest growing food companies in the UK with sustained value and share growth, category leading margins and operations throughout the UK. As a result of a continued period of growth an exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Category Executive to work alongside the Category Controller.

 

This is a broad role, which will encompass Category, Insight and promotion tracking to achieve growth of market share across your designated categories. You will play a pivotal role in the development of category plans, with a view to achieving growth within customers such as Tesco via a market leading and innovative product portfolio. You will also be responsible for making actionable recommendations by utilising the analysis of IRI and Kantar data.

 

The ideal candidate will be of graduate calibre with at least one years experience gained in an FMCG business. You will be a capable project manager with a range of commercial skills such as category, account management and insight. The successful candidate will be success driven, commercially astute and able to work pro-actively to achieve results.