Category Manager | 12 month maternity leave cover

Location: North Ryde, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1709-144798_1506297604
Salary: AU$100000.00 - AU$120000.00 per annum + super, staff benefits

An exciting opportunity has just opened up for someone looking to build their career with a leading international brand based in the Ryde/Macquarie Park business area. Carrying some of the top house hold brand names, this role will suit someone who is ideally looking to use their technical and analytical skills to engage customers and drive growth in this channel of the business.

Managing one of the company's largest divisions, your role will directly lead category relationships between external and internal business stakeholders. You will work closely with buyers, supply chain, sales and the marketing teams to deliver key insights on areas of growth for existing and new channels. You will also be involved in:

  • Developing category planograms and making strategic recommendations
  • Interpreting and conveying key insights into the channel data for your customers
  • Working onsite with customers to deliver and advise on analytical findings
  • Acting as a subject matter expert on consumer trends

To be considered for this exciting new opportunity, you will have previous experience in a similar category role with a proven ability to support and work confidently with internal and external stakeholders. Equally you will have:

  • Experience in an FMCG or Retail category position
  • Ideally financial skills in spreadsheet development and analysis
  • Strong experience in applying business analysis principles and methodologies to solve problems
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience in working face to face with customers

To apply please click on the appropriate link on this page, alternatively for more information or a confidential conversation please contact Rachel Fisher on +61282709787
( SK94516A )