Assistant Category Manager

Assistant Category Manager

Lactalis Australia | scoresby, VIC, AU

Posted 5 days ago

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Assistant Category Manager (12 month contract)

  • Maternity Leave backfill - 12 months
  • Exciting product range to work with
  • Great opportunity to career progression in Commercial team
  • We are Lactalis Australia

    We are owned by the Lactalis Group, the world’s largest producer of dairy goods. With a range of more than 2,000 products, Lactalis is committed to playing a daily role in the health and well-being of consumers throughout the world, via the provision of nutritious dairy products—milk, cheese, yoghurt and other soft foods and beverages.

    At the heart of our business locally, we have over 2,500 passionate employees, working closely and constructively with some 500 Australian farmers to produce the finest dairy products in the country.

    Pillar brands such as Pauls, Oak, Ice Break, Tamar Valley Dairy, Vaalia, President and Galbani provide Lactalis Australia with a deep national footprint for growth and prosperity.

    About this Role

    We are seeking a dynamic and driven Assistant Category Manager to join our successful Yoghurts and Desserts Division. Reporting to the Commercial Manager, you will be part of a pivotal team driving category growth.

    This position is responsible for translating insights and facts into effective and actionable, shopper focussed category plans to ensure the long term viability of the category.

    You will be actively involved and contribute to driving successful:

  • Customer Reviews
  • Category Analysis
  • Category Strategy
  • Integrate shopper insights
  • Analytical tools
  • Communication of category insights and strategies cross functionally
  • Assist in setting Cycle Business Priorities
  • Your style is achievement focused and collaborative. As a team player your analytical skills and ability to interpret data will be pivotal to providing expert recommendations to deliver sustainable profitable growth for Lactalis.

    If this opportunity excites you and you want to know more, please express interest to find out more about the #lactalisexperience.