Category Analyst

England,South East England
£20000 - £280000 per annum
19 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Hanisha Sofat
Experience Level
FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
The Category Analyst working in the FMCG market will be responsible for assisting in developing marketing strategies and programmes which will position category thought leadership, drive strong return on investment and sustainable revenue.

The successful candidate will achieve this by working closely with the Trade Marketing Manager and also providing them with data analysis, bring able to drive performance, improvement on actions in the markets as and where concerned.

Client Details

My client is a leading Consumer brand with successful exposure across a number of channels. They have seen great growth in the past year with exciting commercial plans in the pipeline.


The Main elements that the Category Analyst will be looking after will be but not limited to:

* Providing the Trade Marketing Manager with data analysis, which drives performance improvement actions in the markets concerned.
* Analysing the performance of Core Market data with deep dives once a season
* Providing key insights from data analysis to optimise the relationship with the distributor and their retailers.
* Undertaking regular promotional and advertising effectiveness analysis.
* Production of category presentations to a high standard.
* Prepare regular reports by collecting and analysing information and issuing to appropriate stakeholders.
* Supporting the sales team with ad hoc specialist analysis as required, including presentations to the relevant distributors.


To be considered for the Category Analyst working in the FMCG market based in South East England role you will be a highly numerate professional with a background in Analysis and/or Category Management currently at an assistant or executive level.

You must have the ability to analyse and interpret complex and multiple sources of data to identify issues, opportunities, insights and recommendations and also be commercially minded, a strong influencer and dynamic with your deliverance of findings.

Job Offer

In return my client who are based in South East England are offering a salary between £25,000-£35,000 depending on experience plus company benefits.

If you are interested then please apply today.

Please Note: *Serious Applicants Only*