Category Manager

Job title : Category Manager
Location : Tokyo
Job type : Permanent
Discipline Logistics & Supply Chain
Salary : 5,000,000 - 7,000,000
Contact : Christopher Sim
Email : email Christopher
Reference : JOB_007061[50]

Our client is a leading F&B company searching for a category manager.

The category manager will be responsible for managing product assortment, procurement and promotion of defined product category alongside coordinating with stakeholders to meet the needs of customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute strategies for buying and marketing products in line with company objectives.
  • Negotiate with suppliers on product, price and quantity based on company's purchasing standard
  • Collect and perform data analysis to find areas for improvement and optimization, both in procurement and supply chain.
  • Cooperate with various stakeholders to in sales support through analysis of consumer trends and relevant company strategies.

Qualifications

  • At least 5 years experience, procurement experience preferred.
  • Fluent in English and Japanese.
  • Driven, resourceful and customer focused individual.
  • Comprehensive analytical, problem solving, product knowledge and leadership skills.