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Category Manager (FMCG)

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An exciting opportunity awaits as a Category Manager position becomes open at one of the leading FMCG companies. Key Skills: Marketing, Brand Strategy, Consumer Insight, Brand Building Our client is seeking a passionate and committed Category Manager to join their dynamic team in Jakarta. This role offers the opportunity to work within one of the largest FMCG companies globally.

The successful candidate will be responsible for developing brand essence and managing the development and execution of strong functionally aligned brand strategies.

  • Opportunity to work with a global leader in the industry
  • Dynamic and inclusive international working environment
  • Chance to contribute to creating shared value through innovative marketing strategies

What you'll do:

As a Category Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our client's brand strategy. You will be entrusted with identifying target consumers, understanding their perceived values of brands, and developing insightful strategies to engage them. You will also be instrumental in understanding shopping behaviours and developing a robust brand portfolio strategy.

  • Crafting the brand essence and consumer insights, and grasping the perceived values of brands among target consumers
  • Providing innovative ideas to the brand portfolio that contributes to create shared values
  • Formulating brand portfolio, pricing, and promotional strategies
  • Managing end-to-end brand portfolio development starting from brand creation, execution, up to overseeing the whole process while ensuring the overall brand performance

What you bring:

The ideal Category Manager brings a wealth of commercial experience, particularly within FMCG marketing. Your experience in leading and managing cross-functional teams will be invaluable in this role. You possess a strong understanding of consumer insights and market trends, which informs your effective brand strategies.

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Marketing/Sales, or related field
  • Minimum 10 years of proven commercial experience, specifically in FMCG sector
  • Strong understanding of consumer insights and market trends
  • Proven track record in developing effective brand strategies
  • Proficiency in English, written and verbally within professional setting

What sets this company apart:

Our Client is distinguished as a prominent figure in the global FMCG sector, acknowledged for their unwavering commitment to excellence and innovative thinking. They cultivate a lively and inclusive work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. Prioritizing continuous development and learning ensures their team stays abreast of industry advancements. They firmly believe in empowering their employees by furnishing them with essential tools and backing to succeed in their roles.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level with this exciting opportunity?

Apply Today by clicking on the link! Please note that we will never ask for payment to process documents or refer you to a third party to process applications or travels.

Due to the high volume of applications we are experiencing, our team will only be in touch with you if your application is shortlisted.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Marketing

Focus: Product / Brand Marketing

Industry: FMCG

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Jakarta

Job Reference: X38J1D-1AA1DEFB

Date posted: 10 June 2024

Consultant: Jessica Oentoeng

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