Jr Category Manager 8/16/2016
New York, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Our client is one of the leaders in the photo and video imaging equipment and accessories industry and is seeking an experienced Jr. Category Manager in Upper Saddle River, NJ.
* Monitoring the progress and proactively identifying corrective actions
* Responsible for running and analyzing data from the reporting system on behalf of Category Managers
* Responsible for running and analyzing NPD Data and working with Category Managers to develop marketing plans.
* Evaluating, suggesting and managing SKU assortment, in conjunction with sales, by account
* Working hand-in-hand with the Sales team to deliver sell in & sell through plans that will allow the company to achieve the business goals as an overall and specifically of the assigned product lines
* Bachelor's degree
* Personal interest in photography
* 2+ years of relevant product management experience
* Retailing and purchasing experience with high end accessories
* Experience of working with different channels (CE, specialty stores) preferred