Mangere East, 2024About us : At Countdown we have an ambition to be New Zealand’s favourite food store. This will be delivered by being utterly focussed on making Kiwis’ lives a little better every day! Whether we’re learning new things, seizing the initiative, or winning together our customers are at the heart of everything we do.
Your new role : As our new Assistant Category Manager - Fresh, you will be responsible for delivering fast-paced support and project management for the team.
You will be mentally equipped to face an array of challenges and keep a cool, focussed head. Within the role you will gain knowledge and experience to develop you into a winning Category Manager for the future.
Some of your key responsibilities will be : Delivering customer focused strategy through effective management of product, price, promotion and placementManage the promotional programmeMaintain awareness of product trends, availability & Customer preferencesData analysis and report preparation, with recommended actions to implementStock management and forecasting, range managementSupplier relationships and collaborating with key internal stakeholdersGood commercial acumen, analytical and good communication skillsWhat we are looking for : You will have some retail based experience, ideally from within FMCG and you will have a desire to become an expert Category Manager.
You will have good commercial acumen, and great analytical & communication skills. Your ability to digest data and make insightful, actionable recommendations is paramount.
We are looking for someone with tenacity, great problem solving skills, magnetic personality and strive to influence.What’s in it for you?
We can offer you an attractive salary + benefits! We also pride ourselves on training and development, so you will always have the opportunity to grow within the business.
If you have the energy, edge and ideas that will shape the future of our business for years to come then we want to hear from you!If this sounds like you, please apply online!At Countdown we believe that we are here to make Kiwi’s lives a little better every day.
If you want to be a part of our journey apply now.