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Category Manager / Buyer - International Organization (FMCG)

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands

  • Working for an international fast growing organization (FMCG)

  • Challenging job with a lot of opportunities

Over onze klant

International organization

Taken en verantwoordelijkheden

Deliver the budgeted Revenue, Profit and Margin for the Category

Support the creation of a customer orientated Regional Category strategy as a subset of the Global strategy

Implement the Global Range Strategy for your category in the region

Drive performance against Category performance metrics for customers, Web (traffic and conversion), Inventory (turns, Bad & Excess, availability, stock profile), Suppliers (COGS reduction, total Contribution), Own Brand share & growth.

Lead the Regional strategic relationship with key Category brands and suppliers

You will with 10-50 suppliers (also depending on growth)

Provide market & customer insight for the category within the region by territory

Provide the required coaching to develop a team of category experts.

Identify opportunities for continuous improvement, including leading/supporting cross-category and cross-functional workstreams, process & technology

Process improvement continuously monitored and delivered

Deliver ad-hoc Commercial projects at Global, Regional & local level


  • Bachelor level
  • Expert in Excel

Experience with / in:

Commercially Astute

Relationship management

Negotiation skills

Product Management

Inventory management

Project management

Understanding of cross-cultural / global issues.

Perform through collaboration

Soft Skills:

Ambitious and Accountable

Engaging for Impact

Leading Effective Change

Developing Talent


- Competative Salary Package

- Working in for an ambitious & dynamic organization

- This job also requires travelling in the UK / Europe (max 1x a month)








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