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Head of Category Management

Job Title: Head of Category Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paisley
Industry:
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Reference: 49303
Contact Name: Rachel Wheeler
Contact Email: RachelW@Forwardrole.com
Job Published: March 25, 2021 22:01

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experience Head of Category Management to join a market leader in pure growth mode. You will lead a team of 4 and will manage drop ship relationships and own label products. 

You will have the opportunity to grow the division significantly as range planning and private label product development is an essential focus of the role, an area previously unexplored.

To be the successful candidate, you must:

  • love product and be a quick learner who can immerse themselves in a new product range
  • be naturally inquisitive and look for new market opportunities
  • be passionate, energetic and motivates
  • have a proven track record developing and growing private label products
  • have delivered margin growth through proactive supplier management
  • have experience of working in an eCommerce environment
  • understand the necessity to continually manage the sensitive balance between cost & selling prices in order to deliver competitive prices and budgeted margins

The head office in in Dumfries and you must be comfortable commuting there 1-2 times a week. 

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