Cosmetic Category Director
Location South Jakarta
Consultant Darvin Suwanto
Date posted 12 July 2018Jl. Jend Sudirman Kav. 29-31 Jakarta 12920 Robert Walters Indonesia
An exciting Cosmetic Category Director job has just been made available at a local established cosmetic company based in Jakarta, Indonesia.
About the Cosmetic Category Director role:
In this role, you will be the one responsible for the pricing and overall promotion of a product category to maximise consumer appeal. The ideal candidate must possess strong passion in Cosmetic and love to work with products and vendors.
- Analyse data or insights to determine industry and consumer trends
- Devise long-term development strategies for product categories
- Develop exit strategies for unsuccessful products
- Foster trust relationships with vendors to achieve better pricing and quality of services
- Managing the Cosmetic category from collection plan, R&D, product development, production,Vendor management until Catalogue layout coordination
- Identifying key vendors to bring innovative products which can grow sales
- Ensuring Gross margin and inventory level are within budget
- Driving and implementing action plan to improve sales performance
To succeed in this role, you must have extensive experience in understanding consumer needs and the retail environment.
- Proven experience as category manager or similar role
- Solid knowledge of category management, marketing and sales principles
- Understanding of data analysis and forecasting methods
- Proficient in MS Office
- An analytic mind with a strategic ability
- Excellent communication and people skills
- BSc/BA in business administration, marketing or related field
This company needs no introduction - it is the leading player in its category looking to elevate the branding and sales of its hero product.
If you are a high-performing marketer with a passion for building the cosmetic brands, this role is for you.
Apply today or contact me for a confidential discussion.