Category Lead - Healthy Food Lifestyle

Job Title: Category Lead - Healthy Food Lifestyle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Central London
Salary: 45000 - 50000
Reference: JN -012019-2239
Contact Name: Chloe Whitelock
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 27, 2019 11:13

Job Description

About The Business: 

Leaders in their category with incredible YOY growth, this healthy eating food business is all about good quality, freshly sourced ingredients for powerful health benefits. 

Just six years in, these guys are smashing their financial goals. They're backed by an incredibly strong management team with an ever-growing portfolio and most importantly of all, they have the ambition & motivation to make it happen. 

With your experience in commercial / category analysis and management, you'll become an integral part of this energised team. 

About The Opportunity: 

Category Lead - Healthy Food Lifestyle

Central London

  • £45,000 - £55,000 Basic Salary
  • Bonus
  • Benefits

Newly created, this Category Lead role is primely positioned to make a big impact. Reporting to the Commercial Manager, who has a wealth of industry experience and genuinely brings a bit of magic to grocery customer relationships, you'll help to turn analysis into actionable insight to make an impactful change in terms of selling stories for distribution, ranging, listings, NPD and all sales critical functions. 

Using a range of market and sales data, you'll spot trends and opportunities, as well as attend meetings with retailer buyers and marketing teams. 

About You: 

As Category Lead, you'll need:

  • At least 4-5 years commercial experience in a sales / marketing / category team within an FMCG company
  • 2 years specific expertise within FMCG grocery market analysis, used to turning data into actionable insight
  • A bright, positive & highly motivated approach

Sound like you?  Call Chloe Whitelock to find out more - 01494 360 360 or apply below or  

About Us: 

Meet PIE. We like to do things differently. 

Exceptional sales, marketing & operational recruitment across Consumer, FMCG, Automotive & Business to Business. 

Together, we've a lot of strong, traditional, sales and marketing recruitment experience but with a modern, socially led approach to recruiting.

We will work with you through your journey to that next position and beyond, offering insight into organisations and into every step of the recruitment process. 

Whether you're actively seeking a position or just want to stay abreast of the latest opportunities in the market then speak to one of our experienced consultants on 01494 360360 - we look forward to being in touch.