Category Manager at Talents and Skills Africa

    Full-Time
    Lagos State
    Posted 8 months ago

    Our Client, an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Company based in Lagos Nigeria who engage in the importation, distribution and support services of ICT is seeking to employ a CATEGORY MANAGER.

    JOB DESCRIPTION;

    • Analyzing data or insights to determine industry and consumer trends.
    • Devise long-term development strategies for product categories.
    • Developing exit strategies for unsuccessful products
    • Foster trust relationships with vendors to achieve better pricing and quality of services.
    • Place appropriate orders to ensure product availability that meets consumer demands
    •  Determine the positioning of a product category to maximize visibility
    • Liaise with marketing teams to determine competitive pricing and promotional activities of a product category

    REQUIREMENT;

    • Extensive understanding of Supplier/Vendor Management.
    • Extensive experience in understanding consumer
    • Must have a commercial mindset and full comprehensive knowledge of marketing and sales principles.
    • Good Excellent written and verbal communication
    • Proficient in MS office
    • Understanding of Data Analysis and forecasting methods.
    • Must have good understanding of Customer Relationship Management and Satisfaction
    • Solid knowledge of category management, marketing and sales principles.
    • An analytical mind with strategic ability.
    • Knowledge of Procurement Standards
    • Process and procedure compliant
    • Contract management
    • Knowledgeable in Inventory Control
    • Facility Management
    • Inventory Management

    Qualification

    • BA/MSC in any Science Related Field or any Management field of study
    • Professional certification and proven experience in a similar role would be an advantage
    • Minimum of 5 Years’ experience
    • Remuneration: Very attractive and Negotiable.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.

    Job Features

    Experience

    5 years

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