As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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(Senior) Category Manager - Food & Beverages

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Retail - Catering / F&B
Job function Merchandising / Purchasing > Purchasing / Procurement / Sourcing
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 04/10/2016
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This is a mid-senior level category management position covering the food & beverage products paying up to $700k per annum. You will have a strong category management experience acquired from sizeable F&B / FMCG companies whilst demonstrate a strong team-oriented character.



Chinese and English required, immediate available candidates highly regarded.

Client Details

Our client is a leading F&B/ FMCG company with a well-established history in Hong Kong. Aiming for business diversity, they are hiring for a seasoned category manager to join as part of the management team.

Description

Reporting into the General Manager, you will drive and implement category management strategies to optimise sales results (for the F&B category). You will monitor closely the category performance to assess if they meet with company's sales and margin budget; build and maintain good vendor relationships ensuring best pricing, contracts, delivery and payments terms are in place. You will also work closely with external vendors on new product developments aligning with company's food safety and quality standards, and conduct relevant market researches and analysis for market opportunities.

Profile

The ideal candidate will be degree educated in food and nutrition or related disciplines, with a minimum 12 years experience acquired from a sizeable retailer. Previous work experience in food and beverage products will be a definite advantage, whilst you will be a strong team player with good business sense. Chinese and English will be required for this role and candidates with good interpersonal, project management and negotiation skills will excel in the role.

Job Offer
  • 5 day work week
  • newly created position
  • category management focus
  • food and beverage related




To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Christina Lau on +852 2848 4779