Category Manager (m/w/d) – temporary role for 12 mth

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Category Manager (m/w/d) – temporary role for 12 mth

Vienna, Austria

Join Mars as an Associate and shape a more prosperous future – for your community, for the planet and for yourself. From the moment you come aboard you’ll find endless opportunities to pursue your passions, take on new challenges and explore our diverse business. Work with great managers, supportive mentors and other Associates who will help you bring your ideas to life.

At Mars, your tomorrow starts today.

Your responsibilities

  • Lead value creation plan for your Category/Market
  • Localise category and trade stories towards retailers
  • Steer implementation of picture of success and merchandising key beliefs by segments and for main channels
  • Identify and execute projects to achieve quality & quantity of distribution in line with picture of success
  • Own the yearly Trade days by customer / work with customers in line with the service agreement
  • Identify and lead initiatives for our key growth platforms related to shelf / category management / PQA

Explore the world of Mars

  • A world full of development opportunities
  • dynamic and international working area
  • motivated team
  • yearly base salary of at least 51’316 EUR, additional variable pay and other Fringe benefits

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor / Master’s degree, preferably in business with a major in Demand or Sales management or similar
  • Category Management process&tools cert.
  • 2-3 years Demand or Sales experience
  • Fluent in German is an obligatory requirement, strong English skills
  • Track record in building strong relationships with robust interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Very good analytical skills and solid business understanding
  • Knowledge of the Austrian market would be beneficial

Make today count,

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