Get new similar jobs by email for

Junior Category Manager


Job Summary

Brussels, MO
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Junior Category Manager

About the Job


Henkel´s Laundry & Home Care brands have been trusted by generations of families. To maintain the trusted quality it takes constant innovation, sound research, cutting-edge product development, smart marketing and sales. Above all, it takes people who share our passion and embrace change. What do you strive for?

Being part of the division Laundry & Home Care (known for brands like Persil, Dixan, Silan, Bref) in the Trade Marketing department at our headquarters in Brussels makes you the spider in the web between marketing and sales. The trade marketing unites knowledge about clients, markets, brands and products. The shopper is central in everything we do. The marketing plans that are developed by the Product managers for the consumer will be translated by Trade Marketing to the customer/shopper level.



What we offer

A key function within an inspiring organization operating within one of the most dynamic FMCG markets
A broad area of responsibilities within a challenging environment
Initiate, manage and present Shopper Marketing & Category Management projects to relevant customers together with our Key Account and Brand Management teams
Establish long-term category partnerships with our customers
Further develop our Category Management, shopper and market expertise and ensure knowledge transfer
Develop & enhance our category vision
Consult Key Account and Brand Management teams & ensure proper implementation of our brand strategy instore - Coordinate market research


Who we are looking for

Master degree in Economics/Business Studies along with a strong interest in Marketing in the field of Fast Moving Consumer Goods
Professional experience in Marketing, Category Management or Sales
Good analytical skills and a sense for facts and figures, easily interpreting data and driving value adding insights
Decision making oriented and able to quickly react to changing environment
Good and effective communication, negotiation, presentation and leadership skills
Strong interpersonal skills, teamplayer who thinks in terms of solutions, autonomous with a strong sense of initiative
At ease in French, Dutch & English
Proficient user of MS Office Package (especially MS Excel)

Apply online if this sounds like your next challenge. Refer to the job ID mentioned above and get one step closer to starting your new job at Henkel.

Discover our winning culture\: www.henkel.com/career


Job Tools