Senior Category Manager

Location
England,Northamptonshire,Northampton
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
14 Jun 2017
Ref
13800602/001
Contact
Daniel Evans
Job Discipline
Category Management
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am urgently looking to speak to interested candidates about a new and exciting Senior Category Manager for one of my biggest clients to be based in Northampton


Client Details

My clients are leading manufacturers and are very well known within their industry.


Description

The Senior Category Manager (SCM) will be required to lead and develop the Product Management team with the continuous development and evaluation of the product range ensuring the products remain market leading now and moving forward.

The Senior Category Manager role is a new role within the structure which is currently headed up by the Product & Category Lead Manager (PCM) who has a team of 20-25 Product Managers. The Senior Category Manager will effectively fit in-between the PCM and the Product Managers to focus on the strategy of the Product portfolio over the short/medium and long-term allowing the Product Managers to focus purely on the implementation side of Product Management.

This role is very strategic and commercial opportunity at a time when the business is investing heavily into new technology and innovation.


Profile

The successful candidate for the Senior Category Manager role will have a extensive background in Product/Category management and be able to demonstrate outstanding strategic and commercial understanding.

You will be a problem solver and be able to work in an incredibly fast-paced environment.

Your previous experience should be with a physical product, B2B or B2B2Specifier or B2B2C.

The process for the role will move quickly so please express any interest as soon as possible.


Job Offer

Excellent Salary and Package