Category Manager

Carlsberg Marston's Brewing Company

United Kingdom

Full time

Jun 7

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Carlsberg Marston’s Brewing Company is one of the newest brewers in the UK but born out of years of brewing excellence. Formed out of a joint venture between Carlsberg UK and Marston’s PLC, who are both shareholders, we combine over 300 years of shared values, history and heritage in UK brewing.

CMBC provides its customers and consumers with an unrivalled portfolio of lagers, ales and craft beer brands from the very best of two master brewing teams, plus those under license from valued partners. These include Carlsberg Danish Pilsner, Hobgoblin, Wainwright, San Miguel, Estrella Damm, Brooklyn Brewery, Shipyard and many more!

We’re now recruiting for an Off Trade Category Manager on an 8 week FTC basis to cover for paternity leave.

In this role you will:

  • Execute the CMBC category strategy within the grocers business unit teams and embed category strategy as part of the annual business planning process
  • Responsible for developing strategic shopper focussed partnerships with grocers delivering category growth, and incremental sales for CMBC
  • Through insight, you will customise category value drivers and co-create bespoke shopper solutions across all shopper levers

To be successful, you will have strong commercial acumen and experience in a customer facing Category Management role in a major FMCG manufacturer, with good knowledge and experience of working with grocery customers. You will also have excellent knowledge of both continuous data, ad hoc shopper research, and category insight experience, whilst exposure to CGA and MCA insight data would be ideal.

Sounds interesting? Then apply today! 

CMBC is a new company, fuelled by highly engaged, empowered and passionate employees who will go above and beyond to deliver best in class customer service and help grow our portfolio of brands and business. With their entrepreneurial spirit, these employees take personal accountability and initiative to act and find solutions. Our employees work hard and have fun, enjoying supportive relationships that extend across the whole business.

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