Apr 12, 2019
Requisition ID 4576 Position Type FT Permanent Career Function Sales Division Foods Recruiter We’re Kerry Foods – a leading name in the global food industry, and a distinctly individual business. We’re home to incredible brands, over 6000 brilliant people and big ambitions. Our products, many of which are household favourites, are eaten by millions of people every day. Your energy, enthusiasm and fresh thinking could help us reach millions more. About the role
We’re Kerry Foods – a leading name in the global food industry, and an altogether individual business. We’re home to incredible brands such as Cheestrings, Mattessons, Wall’s & Richmond sausages, Pure, Yollies, Dairygold and Denny. Plus we’re a leading producer of yummy supermarket private label products such as ready meals, cooked meats, cheese and dairy products. We’re made up of a team of brilliant people and big ambitions. Our products, many of which are household favourites, are eaten by millions of people every day. Join us as a Category Manager and you could help us reach millions more. We’re looking for an individual that loves a challenge, loves food, loves working in really close relationships with Customers and who wants to work in a Category Management role in a really fast paced environment. If this sounds like you, then please send us your CV.
What’s this job all about?
We’re on the hunt for the best Category Manager out there! You’ll be working in our Meats and Dairy team across a broad portfolio which includes some market leading brands. There’s a plethora of products across Brand and Own-label, where Kerry Foods are one of the biggest players in the market. And you’ll take ownership for many of our biggest grocery and convenience customers. Based in Naas, County Kildare , but with some travel to customers and other sites, this is a chunky role (with a great salary!) in a fast paced, entrepreneurial business. Joining us means working in a fast, agile and ambitious environment, with talented people who really care about what they do. We’re hungry for new ideas, so we’ll always listen to yours. And because we’re always looking to the future, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to learn and grow. In fact, like our entire business, you’ll never stand still. So, if you’d like to hear more about the role, please get in touch now!
What does our ideal candidate look like?
You’ll know all about what a Category Manager in FMCG does. In fact, you’ll probably already be one You’ll love numbers and be great at analysing data, building sound arguments and gaining customer buy-in to plans You will be a super-star at building and developing relationships with customers in order to gain mutual success for the businesses As a strong team player, you will love working cross functionally and will be able to connect and build bonds with other business areas You’ll be an all-round ‘good egg’ – driven, hard-working, commercial, and keen to join a company where you can grow your career quickly and in any way you like Plus you’ll love food and will be as excited as we are about working for Kerry Foods! Whilst experience is important, finding the right person who will live and breathe our Kerry Foods Values is something we’re super passionate about. Kerry Foods hasn’t been built on luck. We’ve got to where we are today by being Courageous, On It and Forward Looking . So if you’re looking to build a lasting career within an Open Minded company that allows it’s people to take Ownership of everything they do, Kerry Foods needs you! Come and join us and help us be Better Together .
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Southall, LND, GB