Thursday , March 23 2023

WHSmith Jobs – Category Manager

Website WHSmith

Job Description:

We’re now looking for an experienced Food Buyer and/or Category Manager with food service experience to join our Food category.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You’ll need to analyse data and spot trends, whilst building strategic relationships internally & externally.
  • As well as the above you will have the scope to really shape and mould our Coffee and Hot Food offer and build on our already strong relationship with Costa Coffee as well as potentially identifying new partnership opportunities.
  • With commercial thinking and ingenuity, you’ll create new ranges, appropriate pricing and sales-boosting strategies to deliver profitable ranges and drive year on year growth.
  • As a Commercial Manager you’ll be accountable for our various Coffee propositions growth and development. Get it right and you can really make an impact; and that could catapult your career onto a whole new level.

Job Requirements:

  • With your expertise you’ll drive the growth of this category; holding accountability for revenue, sales, margin and promotional income.
  • You will ideally be from a FMCG or Hospitality buying background, with Food buying experience.
  • You’ll need to be fully aware of food safety regulations and food safety compliance due to the nature of this role.

Job Details:

Company: WHSmith

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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