Category Development Manager

2-4 years
a month ago
Job Description

About The Job

Danone Specialized Nutrition Thailand is seeking for Category Development Manager. With our global presence, brands and business and our mission of bringing health through food to as many people as possible; we believe that people growth is a key asset to reach a sustainable business performance.

To succeed in this journey, we're looking for the right talent and personalities eager to bring their energy and ideas to a meaningful project. Take this opportunity to GROW together and experience a culture that empowers you to express your ideas and share what you're passionate about!

  • Being accountable and responsible for ourselves and the safety of others in the workplace. Working safely is a condition of employment
  • Manage and control externalize category management projects with customers
  • Utilize available data to develop category strategy and tactic
  • Manage and implement category management project with customers
  • Recommend assortment range and merchandising concept for each store format
  • Ensure good relationship with customers to gain trust and maintain preferred supplier position with customers
  • Ensure fair share of space compared to share of market
  • Strengthen sales team capability
  • Update market situation and analysis
  • Be the category advisor for sales team in term of POP Vision and Category strategies including promotion effectiveness and SKU rationalization
  • Prepare in depth account analysis using POS data
  • Prepare analysis of market situation
  • Be the key contact person when coordinate with customers category management or merchandising team
  • Special analysis upon request
  • Support internal team
  • Support new product launch on Category Impact and Merchandising Guide
  • Being customer advocate for assigned retailers 5. In-store visibility and share of shelf
  • Ensure good visibility for company products in responsible accounts eg. Location on shelf, POSM & Decoration (Signage, bus stop, End-gon, Mid-Gon, Milk Zone, Baby Zone, etc.)

About You

  • At least 2 years of work experience in Category Management / Space Management / Marketing / Trade Marketing / Sales
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in Marketing or related fields
  • Strong analytical and presentation skill
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skill
  • Proactive in problem solving
  • Strong leadership, planning, priority setting and time management
  • Proficient in space management and analysis software

About Us

Danone is a world leading food company built on three business lines; Specialized Nutrition, Waters and Fresh Dairy Products. Danone's mission is bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Each time we eat and drink, we vote for the world we want to live in. We believe a healthy body needs healthy food. And healthy food needs a healthy planet, and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies

Danone is committed to create and live an inclusive & diverse environment, which will drive our growth as a business, as teams, as members of communities & as individuals. Valuing diversity is recognizing and respecting human differences and similarities. Our aim is to ensure that all employees and applicants are given equal opportunity and that our organization is representative of our consumers and society

We commit to foster an inclusive working environment where we celebrate all types of diversity, both visible and invisible, which includes age, race, gender, nationality, disability, background, education, religion, beliefs, thinking style, perspectives and sexual orientation

We believe that our differences will make the difference

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What's next

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Pimparin Limpachote (Pim)

SEA Talent Acquisition Manager, DANONE SEA - HR Central Pool

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