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Nov 08, 2017

Toronto, Ontario

Permanent

Agent: Laura C.

Job #: 125335

Job Description

Are you a Brand Manager looking for a dynamic position where you can use your skills and abilities to make an immediate impact? Do you have extensive experience in understanding consumer needs and the retail environment? Do you have a commercial mindset and full comprehension of marketing and sales principles?  If you are in the kitchen counter top retail industry. Apply to join our team!

 

Job Summary

  • Analyze data or insights to determine industry and consumer trends

  • Devise long-term development strategies for product categories

  • Develop 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

  • Collaborate with buyers and merchandisers to expand product categories

  • Make forecasts for product demand to ensure the sustainability of inventory

  • Assume responsibility of budget development and revenue for category

Qualifications

  • Proven experience as brand/category manager or similar role

  • Solid knowledge of category management, marketing and sales principles

  • Understanding of data analysis and forecasting methods

  • Proficient in MS Office

  • An analytical mind with a strategic ability

  • Excellent communication and people skills

  • BSc/BA in business administration, marketing or related field

What’s in it for you

  • Opportunity in a company experiencing rapid growth

  • Hands on opportunity to work directly with clients and take ownership of brands

  • Exciting and busy industry

  • Steady and stable environment

  • Full health benefits

  • Location north of the city and easily accessible

Want more details about this and other Toronto, Ontario opportunities? Meet Laura Commisso!

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