Marketing & Category Specialist

Northern Suburbs Melbourne Permanent
  • Exciting role for junior Marketer to develop in Category & Product Marketing
  • Permanent full time opportunity in the Northern Suburbs of Melbourne

About Our Client

My client is an Australian organisation specialising in the manufacturing of Sewing & Craft products. They have been operating since 1926 and work across multiple categories distributing to large scale retails in Australia, New Zealand and Asia. Located in the Northern suburbs, this organisation has thrived in recent years and want to continue this growth trajectory. They are a fun creative team and enjoy working as part of a collaborative culture. Reporting into the National Sales and Marketing Manager this is a diverse role working across many aspects of the business.

Job Description

  • Manage project execution including product innovation, planogram reviews, liaising with suppliers on POS material, open order inventory planning, etc.
  • Support with the customer's category range review process and internal plans; including pricing, product, and promotional recommendations within category reviews.
  • Responsible to monitor data-rich insights including customer sales data analysis to contribute to category plans & sales growth
  • Support the national sales team
  • Assist with product and pricing submissions for major retailers and independent customers.
  • Competitor Analysis and product offerings - gather, manage, and prioritize market/customer requirements
  • Work with product development team to source products

The Successful Applicant

  • 4+ years' experience working in a Marketing, Category, Product or Sales role
  • Qualification in Marketing, Business or equivalent
  • B2B experience highly desirable
  • A can-do attitude with commercial acumen, eagerness to learn and work within a fast paced, competitive industry
  • Strong organisational skills, including strategic and analytical mindset.
  • Ability to work independently including problem solve and build internal and external relationships
  • Experience in Adobe Suite highly desirable not essential

What's on Offer

Exciting role working with a long standard Australian organization. They are a fun, creative and collaborative team and work together to achieve fantastic growth. They have a great culture and working environment and pride themselves on this, including their low staff turnover. This organization offers excellent product benefits and truly values and rewards employees for their efforts.

Sarah White
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Phone number
+61 3 8640 3121

Job summary

Trade, Shopper & Customer Marketing
What is your industry?
Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG)
Northern Suburbs Melbourne
Job Type
Consultant name
Sarah White
Consultant phone
+61 3 8640 3121
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