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Category Manager, Food, Berkshire (Home & office)

£50,000 - £55,000 GBP per annum plus Bonus and Benefits


REF: AJT896254

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As an experienced Category Executive or Manager, you will work with the top four retail customers in this highly innovative and market-leading plant-based brand.

This brand has become a huge player in the overall plant-based market in the last two years and they have the enviable position of sitting hot on the heels of the two most prominent names out there. They are predicting they will triple the revenue growth in the next two years, and you could be part of this success story.

Working alongside a Senior Category Manager, this Category Manager role will be dedicated to three main brands in meat-free, working with top four retailers. The role is all about bringing the customer along on this phenomenal journey and working closely with the sale and marketing teams to build the brand and lead the category growth.

The business is a large and hugely respected player in chilled food solutions in both brand and private label. You will benefit from being part of a close-knit and successful Category team and Plant-based team. You will also have great autonomy and pace but also have the structure, process, credibility, and reputation of the large group behind you.

To be successful in this role you must

  • Have current category and insight experience as either a Category Manager or a Category Executive looking for the step up
  • Have branded food or drink experience
  • Have had experience in top four retail customers

Finally, a bit about you - you must be creative in your approach, someone who can follow their gut and weigh up heart and head decisions. You will thrive in a high-energy and fast-moving environment and be excited by the future of the plant based category. You don’t need to be vegan, but you will be someone who is interested in sustainability and the health benefits that meat-free options give to the consumer.

If this role sounds like your next step please apply with your CV today or contact me, Abbi, to find out more.

REF. AJT896254

Tel: +44 (0)1625 560778

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