Category Planner

Job Reference #: 96588-49-MG17

A manufacturing company is seeking a Category Plannerto represent their organization in West Houston. This position will research markets to determine interest and demand in particular products. This position requires a great deal of research and statistical analysis based on data about trends, demographics, and buying habits from sources such as customer’s ERP systems and competitive market data tools.

REQUIREMENTS:
•BA/BS required with emphasis in marketing preferred (MBA desirable)
•4+ years of sales or marketing experience. Trade experience a plus
•Must be able to work in customer environment and be able to engage with teams at all levels in a collaborative and positive manner.
•Must have strong presentation, analytics and data management skills.
•Experience with Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Excel, Access and Word Products, preferred would be Tableau

Travel will be required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Understand and achieve category deliverables
•Present results, insights, and ideas for growth planning strategies
•Develops and manages execution of annual growth and business plan
•Analyzes records of present and past sales, trends, administrative commitments, and obligations incurred. Interprets accounts, trends, and records to management.
•Analyze category consumer trends and market demographics in order to make recommendations for future marketing campaigns.

Pay depends on experience.

Pay - DOE

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If you have questions concerning this position, please contact Molly Gutierrez by email mollyg@burnettspecialists.com.

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  • Job Location: East - El Paso, TX
  • Job Compensation: DOE
  • Job Type: Direct Hire