Assistant Category Manager
Consultant KarMoon Tan
Date posted 15 August 20192019-08-15 2019-10-14 retail Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 60000 96000 96000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
An exciting Assistant Category Manager job has just become available at one of the most renowned beauty retail companies based in Kuala Lumpur.
About the Assistant Category Manager Role:
Reporting to the Senior Category Manager, this is a role for aspiring individuals who want to be a independent contributor and manage a whole category in a retail concept.
- Plan and develop merchandising strategies that balance customers’ expectations and company’s objectives
- Analyse sales figures, customer reactions and market trends to anticipate product needs and plan product ranges/stock
- Collaborate with buyers, suppliers, distributors and analysts to negotiate prices, quantities and timescales
- Maximise customer interest and sales levels by displaying products appropriately
- Produce layout plans for stores and maintain store shelves and inventory
- Forecast profits/sales and plan budgets
- Monitor stock movement and consider markdowns, promotions, price changes, clear outs, etc.
- Build constructive customer relationships and team with channel partners to build pipeline and close deals
- Minimum five years of working experience in merchandising or category management function in the retail industry
- Possess good communication and presentation skills, with strong command of English
- Possess good analytical, organisational and project management skills, and have a positive working attitude
This renowned retail company needs no introduction and is easily recognised by consumers. The culture is open and ambitious but also not limited to developing and training their people to the highest standards.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Assistant Category Manager job.
Apply today or email me: Karmoon.Tan@robertwalters.com.my to discuss this new opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C