Category Manager

Marketers on Demand

Markham – ON

MoD is on the hunt for a Category Manager with a leading global client of ours. In this role you will be responsible for the management of your assigned category of products.

Key Responsibilities:

• Define product assortment; negotiate terms and conditions
• Create and maintain promotional calendar to maximize sales and profits
• Complete frequent category reviews in selected categories
• Ensure market competitiveness while balancing financial targets
• Conduct competitive store visits to gain firsthand insights
• Identify consumer requirements and develop merchandising plans
• Monitor market conditions that impact categories within the marketplace

Key Skills:

• Over 5 years of experience in retail or CPG in a marketing or brand function
• University or college degree in marketing, communications, business or a related field
• Category Management experience is a strong preference
• Bilingual (French & English) is an asset
• Proficient in MS office (Word/Excel/PowerPoint)

Does this sound like you or someone you know in your professional network? Then reach out to our President of Chaos, for more information!

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