Simplot New Zealand Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of the J.R. Simplot Company. The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
We are a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.
Simplot New Zealand is a vibrant, sustainable provider of great food in Australasia. Home to some of Australasia's favourite food brands, Simplot manufactures a diverse range of products that includes everything from delicious and balanced meals, convenient frozen potato and vegetables, tasty pasta sauces and nutritious seafood to fun snack foods.
Our portfolio of brands included Birds Eye, Edgell, Leggos and John West.
We have an exciting new opportunity for an agile category professional to join our Commercial marketing team. We have a fantastic portfolio of household brands in John West, Leggos, Birds Eye, and Edgell.
This role will concentrate on building our portfolio across a broad range of categories in canned fish, vegetables and sauces as well as frozen seafood and potato products.
What you will do
Based at our Auckland office and reporting to the Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for driving actionable category and shopper insights to support the achievement of the annual budget.
You will develop Category & Shopper plans, identify targeted shopper marketing opportunities and lead category planning / reviews with customers.
The role will also provide support for the management of the Commercial Planning process of the NZ Retail Business.
What you will bring
This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their career in the Food industry within a dynamic and supportive team.
If this sounds like you, please Apply online today.
Advertising closes Thursday, 8 October 2020