Assistant Category Manager - Personal Care | Jeddah-Saudi Arabia | Retail
3+ years of experience. Fluent in both Arabic and English. Experience and knowledge of working in Saudi Arabia is preferable.
Strong communication, negotiation and analytical skills are must. BI and JDA skills are a plus. Strong knowledge of MS Applications like Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is must.
Assist the Category Manager in by negotiating and following-up the deals with the vendors. Help to manage the product categories and forecast in line with sales budget for the purpose of category profitability. Will meet with suppliers regarding the availability in stores and discuss problems and solutions with Category Manager accordingly. Assist in conducting business review with vendors by providing feedback to vendors about performance and future opportunities to achieve mutual profitable goals. Analyze the supplier availability in the store level and communicates to the category manager the outcome. Able to perform inventory and supply chain management to achieve inventory turnover goals. Ability to build strong working relationship with customers for better business opportunities. Experience in hair care / cosmetics / skin care is essential.
Our client is a leading retail company.