Category Director Ref CTD/896/06
FMCG / Consumer Goods
Marketing, PR & Advertising
£100 - 130K Base
Uncapped personal bonus
Wednesday, 20 December, 2017
About this position:
Our client is a leading British Retail Group with a rapidly growing brand in the UK and now in Europe. Due to such growth and a period of major transformation, they are looking to appoint a category director.
- Reporting directly to the board you will design and deliver a category growth strategy with full strategic autonomy
- Will work closely alongside suppliers and peers to ensure group profit and market share growth targets are achieved and exceeded.
- Predominantly operating in a branded environment, you will be a key member of the trading team as they expand into new private label markets.
- Will lead and mentor a multifunctional team with 6 direct reports and assist where required in the overall success of the group.
- Degree educated with the ability to prove you can significantly increase category market share and profitability within the UK retail sector.
- With excellent communication skills you will be capable of creating lasting mutually beneficial relationships with a global supplier base.
- Will be keen to join a British retail group in a growth environment who are focussed on delivering exceptional customer service levels