Philips Category Development Manager in Kiev, Ukraine

Key Areas of responsibility:

  • To Initiate category management projects, based on strategy and ROI plans

  • To implement category management projects according to CatMan processes (ECR model, secure enablers, ensure legal compliance)

  • To lead and organize all necessary work for project implementation in time (analytics, research, presentation, negotiation, production shelf equipment and other part of project)

  • To provide compliance administration related to Category projects

Category Development Manager

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Manage Category Management projects through full CatMan cycle to achieve category growth for the retailer and Philips leadership and ROI due to providing high quality expertise in category (market data, shopper’s insight).

You are responsible for

  • Initiating category management projects, based on strategy and ROI plans

  • Implementing category management projects according to CatMan processes (ECR model, secure enablers, ensure legal compliance)

  • Lead and organizing all necessary work for project implementation in time (analytics, research, presentation, negotiation, production shelf equipment and other part of project)

  • Providing compliance administration related to Category projects

  • Creating Value propositions through knowledge of market trend & shoppers insight & behavior. You are a part of The Ukrainian Trade team, our strategic partner in growing Philips Brand in the region, where a professional but fun workplace atmosphere is valued and a diverse multi-functional team will greet you. You will report to the Head of Trade Marketing and collaborate with many other teams (Key Account Managers, Marketing Specialists, Sales Team). To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • University degree/ related field (business, marketing, sales)

  • 3 years in marketing area (market & consumer research or analytics)

  • Analytical mindset and focus

  • Project Management skills

  • Great presentation skills

  • Good management of business relationships

  • Results driven

  • Conceptual thinker with a strong sense of pragmatism

  • Willing to learn

  • Fluent Ukrainian & advanced English

  • Genuine interest for well-being and a healthy lifestyle. In return, we offer you A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing its marketing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this market-based role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Why should you join Philips? Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .