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Category / Marketing Insight | Food | South Yorkshire

Recruiter
Location
South Yorkshire
Salary
£25000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
TEM9742
Contact
Tom Edmondson-Matthews
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent


Category / Marketing Insight | Food | South Yorkshire
Fantastic opportunity within the category team of an innovative, fast-paced food business.

About our Client
Our client is a very large food producer supplying the top grocery multiples, discounters and other markets. They offer first class training and development, a friendly competitive culture and lots of opportunities to progress your career. As part of a larger group, they have sites across the UK. They are very established and extremely well regarded by their customers. Despite being a very large business all members of the team are available to help with any issues or concerns, making it feel like more of a family run business to work for.

About the Role
We are seeking a talented and commercially minded category specialist who is looking to develop in an exciting job dealing with a top 4 retailer and/or a discounter. You will have the opportunity to get to manage a specific segment of the category and will have ownership over this. Customer facing opportunities will be part of the role from day one and you will be developed into a full-time point of contact. Very fast paced environment and precision are essential. You will utilise your experience with market data such as Kantar to identify opportunities within your category to drive commercial results.

The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will come from a fresh food background with a proven track record of delivering commercial results through effective market and category insight. You will have experience in working with commercial and NPD teams, serving a major food retailer. You will have a real can-do attitude, be a committed team player and be hungry to drive your career forward. The culture of the business lends itself to a bright and bubbly personality and someone with a good sense of humour.

Minimum Requirements
To be considered for this role, as an absolute minimum, you must have experience in analysing market data to deliver tangible results. You will need to have experience in FMCG / supplying a retailer and have a great attitude towards work. You will work hard, play hard but be rewarded within this role.

Salary
Our client is open on salary depending on experience. Roles available throughout the team from circa £25k - £70k

Application Process
To discuss this role in more detail, submit your application or have a confidential chat please contact Tom on 01780 480 530 or tom@morepeople.co.uk quoting reference TEM9742