Focus Management

Insight Manager, North West

£50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Abbi Taylor
Contract Type
Full Time

A progressive and strategic food business is looking for an Insight Manager to join this dedicated commercial team working across retail and grocery.

This is a uniquely exciting opportunity that sits at the heart of this business, working closely with commercial and NPD to drive the marketing, insight and category capability. This role will develop and deliver the Category Strategy in all major multiple customers for innovative ambient and chilled products.

As the Insight Manager you will work across multi-site operations and will be the lead person executing monthly and annual customer and category reviews, data presentation and reporting to internal and external stake holders.

There is currently no direct reporting structure, however, as the first person dedicated to marketing and category the plan is for this person to build and recruit a dedicated team. Although, more importantly you will develop a cohesive plan of action in-line with the commercial business strategy.

The successful individual will have;

  • A solid track record of working with data reporting including Kantar, IRI, Asda Retail Link, Tesco Link, as well as other data tools such as IGD and Mintel
  • Must be commercially driven
  • Must have strong communication skills for client presentations
  • Worked within an FMCG environment
  • A genuine passion for food
  • Strong planning skills and the ability to lead and influence others

Expectation for the success of this Insight Manager is high and therefore ambition and determination are vital. Within this client the personality and culture fit is crucial to the success of the role. The business is fast-paced, highly innovative and requires;

  • A big personality to manage the internal relationships
  • A sense of fun to match their energetic approach
  • A flexible and creative outlook that recognises the requirement to be successful versus a fair and happy work life balance

If you feel excited by a new challenge that offers genuine ownership, accelerated development with great products and strategic customer relationships then do not hesitate to apply today for this Insight Manager.

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