Job description / Role
This role is responsible for the Category Development of the Food & Refreshment unit in Saudi Arabia across all channels.
This role will have to work collaborate with all functions across supply chain, sales and finance to allow a smooth and integrated category development plan.
Our client is blue chip multinational based in Jeddah, KSA
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
* Category Review: Participate in marketing meetings to ensure alignment between marketing and category development plans.
* Demand Planning: Work closely with the demand planning teams to ensure consistency in forecasting operations and implementation plans
* Drive Profitable growth: Evaluate and monitor the market trends to ensure thorough market knowledge that allow effective proposition of plans to fill gaps/accelerate growth.
* Innovations: responsible for innovation volume buildup and rundown plans in alignment with Marketing teams.
An attractive package with benefits combines whit longer term career progression opportunities
The successful candidate would come from an FMCG background with strong analytical and communication skills.
About the Company
Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.
The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:
Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal
The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.