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2 months ago

Ref: BBBH32863

Category Planning Manager - London


£50000 - £60000.00 per annum


Category Planning Manager - London

£50,000 - £60,000


What's in it for you?

  • Opportunity to work in a team within one of the most exciting and fastest growing companies globally.
  • Bright people, caring managers, interesting work, learning opportunities.
  • Genuine appreciation and respect shared amongst all members.
  • Fantastic renumeration and chance to grow alongside the business.


Company Profile

Our client is a fast-paced, high-volume, food logistics business growing rapidly across Europe and the USA. Focusing on exceptional service and speed, all with a smile, the business is at the forefront of an expanding and future proof market. If you wish to be part of a business that prides itself on delighting its customers and providing a product range all in mint condition, this role is for you!


The Role

  • Day to day management of the end-to-end supply of category/product range
  • Work closely with warehousing team to develop 100% availability for products across the supply chain.
  • Efficiently manage supply and demand planning of your category.
  • Collaborate with relevant stakeholders across the supply chain, procurement, and logistics network.
  • Reduce stock loss, improve forecast accuracy, and stock availability.
  • Design and implement inventory management processes.
  • Work closely with wider leadership colleagues to contribute to consistent ways of working across different functions and teams.
  • Being amazing!


The Candidate


  • At least 5 years' experience, preferably in FMCG or working with a perishable inventory in a temperature-controlled environment.
  • A solid record of achievement, a 'go getter' attitude
  • Resilient, collaborative, energetic. Ready to get your hands dirty and develop within the company
  • An Excel Wizard!
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills across a variety of stakeholders.
  • A natural leader and passionate about your work, able to be a beacon for the values of the company.



£50,000 - £60,000

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