Macildowie are delighted to be working with a market leading company, as they look to secure a talented Senior Category Manager to join their Northamptonshire based operations.
As a Category Manager you'll enjoy a diverse role and be comfortable with a non fixed pricing category. You will be responsible for supporting the implementation of product, drive innovation of new products, influence the trading margin and mix - and support the wider Commercial Strategy in growing and managing our product base and business performance.
You will own the delivery of the category strategies as aligned to the corporate strategy and the 5-year plan. You will review the category pricing strategy and ensure alignment to the market by building a fact base on the customer, competitors & market.
To be considered for this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:
CIPS qualification or equivalent commercial/procurement qualification.
Previous experience within retail where you can show evidence of category/account growth through critical analysis and opportunity development.
You will be highly numerate, have influencing and negotiating skills and able to demonstrate your drive, enthusiasm and continuous improvement outlook.
This is a critical role within the Procurement Division, and as such attracts a salary of between £55,000 - £80,000, we are looking for the top talent in the market, to help drive this organisation on.
Macildowie is a specialist recruitment consultancy with a rich history of enhancing the careers of professionals across the Midlands and the Northern Home Counties. We have an unrivalled understanding of the local market place and recruit for the majority of the regions premier employers. To search for all of our live jobs please visit us at www.macildowie.com.