category manager in athens

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job details

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location
athens, attica
job category
sales & marketing
job type
μόνιμη
reference number
12374
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job description

Do you think that working as a Category Manager would be a great opportunity for your career?

Would you like to work for one of the leading companies in fashion industry in Greece?

Then, this job is for you!



benefits

The company offers ​the following benefits for this Category Manager​ role in fashion industry:​

  • Very good compensation package
  • Bonus
  • Friendly working environment

responsibilities

As a Category Manager in fashion industry, your responsibilities will include:

  • Analyze data or insights to determine industry and consumer trends
  • Make forecasts for product demand to ensure the sustainability of inventory
  • Assume responsibility of budget development and revenue for the products category
  • Generate timely ERP reports regarding supply chain activities (ex. stock and delivery reports) to meet various information needs
  • Ensure that the team provides high level of efficiency and effectiveness in order management by error-free order transmission
  • Ensure excellent customer service support
  • Liaise with marketing teams to determine competitive pricing and promotional activities of a product category
  • Collaborate with buyers and merchandisers to expand product categories
  • Collaborate with 3PL partners for logistics issues
  • Foster trust relationships with vendors to achieve better pricing and quality of services
  • Supporting key clients requests
  • Devise long-term development strategies for product categories
  • Develop exit strategies for unsuccessful products
  • Place appropriate orders to ensure product availability that meets consumer demands
  • Determine the positioning of a product category to maximize visibility
  • Participation in the planning of orders from distribution center and communication with 3PL Warehouse

requirements

The ideal candidate for the position of Category Manager in fashion industry will be expected to possess the following:

  • BSc/BA in marketing or related field
  • Previous Sales experience is a must
  • Proven experience as category manager or similar role in retail - fashion industry will be considered an asset
  • Thorough understanding of Retail Store Operations
  • Experience dealing with third party distribution
  • Solid knowledge of category management, marketing and sales principles
  • Understanding of data analysis and forecasting methods
  • Hands on approach demonstrating ability to adapt to small staff support
  • An analytical mind with a strategic ability
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Excellent communication and people skills

information

If you believe your profile could be a good match to this Category Manager​ role in fashion industry, apply now! For more information, you can contact Evelina Lagoudonti at 2166001354. 

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