Category Manager vacancy


Category Marketing Manager at Hozelock Ltd

As Category Marketing Manager you will be responsible for all aspects of channel marketing in the UK. Working closely with Business Unit Controllers, the Product Management team, retailer marketing contacts, design studio’s, agencies and vendors to develop and deliver, effective marketing plans to support the sales plans.

The responsibilities involve to develop three-year rolling development plan for major UK retailers, development of all Hozelock P.O.S, in all Hozelock markets, Management of the £1m P.O.S budget, EPOS analysis, GFK analysis, UK Pricing analysis and Business Simplification analysis.

Education / Qualifications:§ Degree Level§ Professional qualification desirable
Experience:§ Good experience in category / channel management essential§ Experience of customer presentations desirable
Special Skills:§ High degree of fluency with MS office essential§ COGNOS , Intaxtic Space Planning, GFK quick-view experience highly desirable
Key behavioural competencies:§  Self starting, team player with high attention to detail,  §  Creativity combined with high enthusiasm is highly desirable

This position is office based at Midpoint Park in Birmingham.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter explaining which role you are interested in to Closing date 2nd February 2011.

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