• Location
    • Prague
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 22, 2021
  • Function
  • Buying & Merchandising
  • Sector
  • Retail

Category Manager develops, together with the team, the private label strategy in given categories and executes it fully.

Your responsibilities

In this role you are responsible for product development under private label whilst focusing on customer needs, ingredients, packaging, logistics, etc. Your main aim is to develop the products with the highest penetration in the given category. Therefore you will cooperate with the European suppliers ensuring we are price/quality competitive to supermarkets as well as the discounters. Close collaboration with the local teams is essential (e.g. buying department, supply chain, marketing department) to ensure your products are successful across all markets.

  • Entrepreneurial spirit, drive and enthusiasm for negotiation
  • Vision and strategy to be able to develop new products under private label
  • Knowledge of goods and quality assessment
  • Ability to see the full picture - manage end to end processes
  • Brilliant collaboration with suppliers, other departments and across the group

Your experience

  • Experience in buying/product development/category management at international level
  • Results driven individual
  • Great negotiator
  • Food lover who seeks for new trends
  • Flexibility in finding solutions and drive to execute them
  • Strong communication skills in English

About Rohlik

  • Rohlik is the leading Central European e-grocer.
  • Already active in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria and Germany. And other countries are coming soon.