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Product Category Manager (retail)

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PRODUCT CATEGORY MANAGER Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Kuala Lumpur Keywords: Product Management, Category Management, Retail Industry, Strategic Planning, Market Analysis

Our client, a leader in the retail industry, is seeking an enthusiastic and committed Product Category Manager to join their team in Kuala Lumpur. This role offers an exciting opportunity to shape the future of a dynamic product category within a fast-paced and innovative environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities, conducting market research to determine customer needs, and working closely with various teams to deliver products that align with the company's vision and goals.

* Opportunity to shape the future of a dynamic product category within a leading retail company
* Responsibility for managing the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
* Collaborative work environment with a focus on delivering products that meet customer needs


What you'll do:
As a Product Category Manager, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our client's dynamic product category. You will be entrusted with the responsibility of managing the entire product line life cycle, from strategic planning to tactical activities. Your day-to-day tasks will involve conducting thorough market research to understand customer needs, developing effective product strategies based on these insights, and collaborating with various teams to bring these strategies to fruition. Additionally, you will monitor product performance regularly, making necessary adjustments to ensure profitability and customer satisfaction. Staying abreast of industry trends and competitor activities will also be crucial in this role.

* Develop product category strategies based on market analysis and customer insights
* Manage the entire product line life cycle from strategic planning to tactical activities
* Conduct market research to identify customer needs and potential opportunities
* Work closely with cross-functional teams to develop and implement product strategies
* Monitor product performance and make necessary adjustments to ensure profitability and customer satisfaction
* Stay updated on industry trends and competitor activities to inform strategic decisions


What you bring:
The ideal candidate for this Product Category Manager role brings a wealth of experience in product or category management within the retail industry. She possesses strong analytical skills, enabling her to conduct comprehensive market research and derive actionable insights. Her excellent interpersonal skills facilitate effective collaboration with cross-functional teams. She has demonstrated her ability to develop and implement effective product strategies based on customer insights. Her experience in monitoring product performance and making necessary adjustments ensures profitability and customer satisfaction. Lastly, her knowledge of current industry trends and competitor activities will be invaluable in informing strategic decisions.

* Proven experience in product or category management within the retail industry
* Strong analytical skills with the ability to conduct market research and derive actionable insights
* Excellent interpersonal skills for effective collaboration with cross-functional teams
* Ability to develop and implement effective product strategies based on customer insights
* Experience monitoring product performance and making necessary adjustments
* Knowledge of current industry trends and competitor activities


What sets this company apart:
Our client is a leader in the retail industry, known for its innovative approach to product development and commitment to customer satisfaction. They offer a fast-paced and dynamic work environment where creativity and strategic thinking are highly valued. Their collaborative culture encourages team members to share ideas and work together towards common goals. They believe in nurturing talent and provide ample opportunities for professional growth and development.

What's next:
Ready to take your career to the next level with this exciting Product Category Manager role? Don't hesitate!
Apply today by clicking on the link. We can't wait to hear from you!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: General Management

Focus: Operations Management

Industry: Retail

Salary: MYR192,000 - MYR216,000 per annum + Market Aligned

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Senior Management

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: ZESBR9-58CF3B75

Date posted: 05 July 2024

Consultant: Christie Cheah

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