Εταιρεία
FOURLIS Holdings
Τομέας Απασχόλησης
PURCHASING
Χώρα
Greece
Πόλη
ATHENS (North)
Σχέση Απασχόλησης
FULL TIME
Σύμβαση Εργασίας
LONG TERM
Κωδικός Θέσης
H&B_CM 05.2022

Category Manager

Our Group recently entered into the fast growing sector of health and wellness with Holland & Barrett.

Holland & Barrett, established in 1870, is one of the Europe’s leading health and wellness retailers in providing a wide range of products in 4 key pillars - vitamins & supplements, natural beauty, health foods, and sports nutrition - with over 1.600 stores worldwide.

This strategic partnership is covering three countries in the region: Greece, Romania and Bulgaria. 

FOURLIS Group’s objective is, by applying an Omni Channel strategy, to have a leading role within the sector and has the intention to open 120 stores over time, with both physical stores and a Holland & Barrett e-shop launching simultaneously in 2022.

We are currently looking to recruit for the HQs in Marousi, Attiki:

 

Category Manager

 

Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will be responsible and accountable for:

  • Delivering GM% goals by executing Omni channel Range strategies
  • Continuous communication with HQ range team building the appropriate range to cover local needs
  • Demonstrating strong understanding of country localized customer trends & competitive monitoring
  • Continuously reviewing new products to meet emerging consumer trends
  • Participating in sales forecast per category/sub category and inventory planning
  • Negotiating favorable terms and programs with local providers
  • Ensuring consistency of Holland & Barrett Brand message & positioning
  • Digitalizing and automating category management processes to achieve speed and reduce manual work, through software tools
  • Creating a data-led methodical & deep-insight decision making processes
  • Providing commercial input & partnering with Retail Operations, in order to deliver the brand vision in store
  • Creating a collaborative, innovative, and results oriented environment with peers, teams, and international/local partners

 

 

Qualifications & Competencies Required

  • Bachelor's degree preferably in Business Administration, Marketing or related field (a Post Graduate Degree MSc or MBA will be considered as an asset)
  • 4 to 6 years of working experience preferably in Consumer Healthcare sector or Cosmetics sector or Food Supplements/Organic Food sector in a relevant function
  • At least 1 year as a team leader
  • Commercial Thinking
  • Knowledge of Omni channel
  • Experience of Digital Media Environment
  • Strong product and brand building skills
  • Drive for results, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Customer/Consumer Focus
  • Very good communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Planning and Organizational skills
  • Numerical skills for budget tracking
  • Excellent command of the Greek and English language, both written and verbal
  • PC skills/MS Office skills/Social Media Literate
  • Retail understanding and knowledge of the Advertising Market will be considered a plus

 

We offer:

  • Competitive remuneration & benefits package
  • Extensive continuous training
  • Career and development prospects

 

 

If you are interested in the position, please send us your complete resume not later than 30/6/2022.