Category Manager

Strombeek-Bever, Flemish Brabant
vendredi 7 juillet 2017
Date limite
lundi 7 août 2017
Emeline Fouyon
FMCG, Non-Food
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein
  • +2 year's experience in trade, brand, product or category marketing
  • Passionate about cooking

Client Details

Our client is a multinational active in premium Small Domestic Appliances. They are located in the FlemishBrabant and today they are looking for a category manager to reinforce their team.


You will have the following responsibilities and tasks:

* Support Senior Trade Marketing Manager with defining the Regional Trade Marketing strategy (central) and coordinate local trade marketing execution, leveraging local marketing teams (current presence in FR/UK/DE/NO/IT)

* Support in building go-to-Market plans to deliver in line with regional target

* Develop country/market channel strategy based on overall regional product strategy

* Reference for decision on assortment, distribution, display, promotion at area and trade partner level

* Contribute to optimise Sales execution effectiveness and Trade coverage

* Create and develop promotion concepts, plus coordinate and measure regional consumer sell-out promotion plans

* Create In-store experience concepts, develop POS (point of sales) material, coordinate and track strategy and plans in the markets

* Track local marketing budget, deploy ROI analysis and provide recommendations

* Support in validating local language when needed

* Develop, maintain and track KPI dashboards and databases


The successful candidate will have / be:

  • Master degree in Marketing and/or International Business
  • At least 2 year's experience in trade, brand, product or category marketing
  • Experience working with a premium brand is a plus
  • Consumer-oriented mindset and channel and market insight
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Fluent in English; French, German and Dutch are a plus
  • Strong sense of responsibility and autonomy
  • Effective negotiation skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Job Offer

  • The opportunity to have a working experience in a multinational active in the FMCG (non food) /retail sector.
  • The opportunity to work with highly skilled personnel passionate about cooking.
  • Permanent contract