Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 8 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Food, Food
Contact Name: Ray Jones

Category Analyst

Job Description

Category Analyst
£23,000 - £27,000 + additional benefits

I am currently recruiting for a Category Analyst to work on a permanent basis in Nottingham

You will be providing analytical support to the Senior Category Manager, which will be integral in driving strategic direction, for my client and their customers. You will be required to identify & clearly articulate historical and current trends in order to make informed decisions on the future direction of the category. Provide support to internal Category & Commercial team to highlight issues affecting sales and other key metrics.

Key Result Areas

  • External and internal customer recognition of data analysis services provided.
  • To maintain & further develop the 'Best Practice' approach to Addo data management.
  • We would expect the Category Analyst to have moved to a more senior category role inside of 2 years.

You will be required:

To be highly numerate with a logical & analytical approach to problem solving. Be PC Literate & have working expertise of Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint.

Have excellent communication, presentation skills both verbal & written.

Have the ability to work under pressure with desire to 'go the extra mile' when required.

Possess strong organisational skills & ability to prioritise workload.

Be able to demonstrate ability to use initiative & exceed expectations.

Have strength of conviction & ability to present reasoned & well researched recommendations

Be sensitive in handling highly confidential data, misuse will result in loss of status within customer

Ideally you will have:

Experience of working for or working with a leading UK Major Multiple retailer or brand.

Experience of using retailer specific data management systems

Experience of conducting store audits.

Ideally the candidate will have had some experience in a similar category role and be looking for their next career opportunity in category management.

If you would like more information on the role please apply or contact Kevin on 0115 9416323


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

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