EXPAT Position in Amsterdam- Category & Shopper Marketing Manager EMEA

Our client is an international FMCG player focused on innovative snacking products with production facilities in Germany, Brazil, New Zealand and the US. Globally the company employes around 4,500 and the EMEA team currently consists of 600 employees. The company is family owned, value driven and has the ambitious goal to become the market leader in their segment with their branded products.


We are looking for a Category and Shopper Marketing Manager EMEA who will Deliver category growth and incremental sales on customer specific level, by telling insights through range, space, promotions, formats, shopper marketing and retail execution.

The ideal candidate is a conceptual thinker, highly analytical and with a love for interpreting all the data, with an eye for detail. A problem solver, with a business acumen; result-driven, great knowledge of different cultures and their way of working in the EMEA area (at least DACH). Independent, a self-starter who wants to be in front of our customers to further develop the meat snacks category.

You are part of the marketing team and reporting to the Head of Category Management.


o Academic Master degree

Experience required
o At least 5 years of relevant experience in FMCG/Food
o Working experience within a German based FMCG company

Professional skills
o Thorough knowledge of the German retail market in Food, including Discounters
o Understanding of peculiarities/differences in European FMCG markets
o Category Insight experience with a working knowledge of Trade- and Shopper Panels (IRI, Nielsen, GfK SimIt etc.)
o Certified GS1 Category Manager is a plus

o Energetic and enthusiastic 'self-starter'
o Customer focused yet business driven
o Entrepreneurial (non-corporate)

o Fluent in professional English and German
o Dutch or other European languages are a plus

Location: Amsterdam

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EXPAT Position in Amsterdam- Category & Shopper Marketing Manager EMEA

  • Ref:NL0084001
  • Fonction : Marketing
  • Secteur : Consumer Goods
  • Lieu : Germany