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Category Director

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Job Description

**Category Director (E-Commerce Retailer) - Central London - £90,000 / £120,000 Fantastic Benefits Package!**

Are you looking for an exciting new role as we head towards the summer? Do you want to work for a company which has achieved double-digit growth for the last 5 years? If you are a strategic, highly analytical and commercial individual with senior leadership experience within a pure play UK retailer, THIS is the role for you!

Our client is a hugely popular and growing UK pure play retailer, they're the market leader in their space and they have a broad product range which is innovative and compelling. They're now looking to bring in a Category Director to lead these categories to inspire and delight their customers to ensure they return more regularly. This is a newly created role within the business so it's a fantastic time to join a growing company and further enhance your career within E-Commerce.

If you have strong experience within strategy development and execution, commercial understanding within retail trading functions (preferably buying experience) and are able to analyse and develop pricing and promotions strategies effectively, we want to hear from you!

About you:

  • You'll have significant experience working in a fast-paced pure play (online only) environment where you've delivered transformative growth to the business or category

  • Our client will want to see evidence where your direct Management and Leadership has resulted in delivering growth through range development, innovation, commercial acumen and inspirational team leadership

  • You are a numbers expert and understand the various inputs/levers that can impact business performance in a fast-paced e-commerce business

  • You are able to create, detail and present your strategic thinking and execution plans to the board and wider company on an ongoing basis

  • You are the Manager that everyone wants to work for, you build, coach, mentor and manage the highest performing teams but can have the tough conversations when needed

Key Accountabilities:

  • Category and product development strategy to deliver long term growth

  • Lead and develop the category planning programme to ensure the delivery of the long term product strategy

  • Creation of strategy updates to investment and operational boards

Please apply today in order to have a confidential conversation to discuss the Category Director role in more detail!

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