Greencore Group

Category Analyst

03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
Ms Holly Healey
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

We are currently looking for a Category Executive to collate and analyse customer and consumer data into reports which the category and wider commercial teams will use to generate actionable insight. Working with the Category Controller and managers across a number of customer accounts, you will help create and maintain content to make the lives of the wider category team easier, removing duplication of work across the team.

Main responsibilities

As a Category Executive, you will be responsible for downloading, collating and distributing data from the relevant data sources.

You will need to manipulate data and convert it into standard reports of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for multiple categories at the required frequency. You will also need to assist with collecting information on range changes (new products, packaging, price changes or promotions) by visiting stores and recording findings in a bulletin for teams to use to respond to trading conditions, linking this back to data where relevant.

You will also respond to ad hoc queries and issue-related requests regarding KPIs and category performance, working with data suppliers and with the wider marketing team.

Ideal candidate

You will need to be of Graduate Calibre in either Business, Marketing or Finance with experience of using retailer data and accessing customer data sources.

Advanced levels of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint and the ability to prepare and deliver a presentation is needed.

Full UK driving licence is essential as the role will require an element of travelling.

About the company

About us:

Greencore Group is a fast growing, international convenience food leader, having doubled our sales over the past 5 years. We’re looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too. 

We value our people and we expect our people to work the Greencore Way (check out our LinkedIn page or for more information on this)

If you think you have what it takes to make a career out of your passion for food, apply now!