所在地: Melbourne - CBD & Inner Suburbs
L’Oréal Australia is part of the L’Oréal Group – the world’s largest pure beauty company with over 100 years of history and experience. We are a passionate team in a growing market, working to deliver our mission of Beauty for All through our local portfolio of 25 brands.
L’Oréal was founded by a scientist and we have always focused on cutting-edge research and innovation. Our innovation now also centres around the opportunity that the worldwide digital transformation provides and we are leaders in connecting beauty and technology.
Our business is energetic and vibrant, underpinned by strong ethical principles and our belief that financial performance and responsible business go hand-in-hand. We are driven each day by our six founding values - Passion, Innovation, Entrepreneurial spirit, Open-mindedness, Quest for excellence and Responsibility.
The mission of our Consumer Products Division is to provide the best innovation in beauty to consumers wherever and whenever they desire it. Through its brands L’Oréal Paris, Maybelline, Garnier, NYX and essie, the division is focused on meeting the infinite beauty needs of all Australians. CPD team members are empowered and have shared ownership of business activities. The division also has a structure, which encourages collaboration and cooperation between its different functions.
Our Business Development team are seeking a commercially savvy and innovative Assistant Category Manager to join their cosmetics team. You'll put your category management skills to work helping in the execution of L’Oréal’s cosmetic category strategy across all CPD channels.
About the role
· Develop credible category relationships with internal stakeholder such as our sales and marketing teams, delivering valuable insights to help shape their growth plans and customer relationships
· Provide advanced analytical data and insights to support marketing and sales functions on innovation decisions, portfolio management, sell in and launch platforms
· Develop an intimate knowledge of the competitive landscape and develop and deliver actionable recommendations and plans
· Support the Senior Category Manager throughout range review process including analysis, presentations and range/space evaluations (JDA exposure a plus)
To be successful in this role, you will have sound category management experience within a FMCG environment. A natural collaborator with a strong analytical mind-set you will be able to influence those around you to drive category growth. Possessing strong communication skills you will be able to assimilate quickly into a highly regarded category team and with internal stakeholders and immerse yourself in the dynamic cosmetics category. Your commercial approach will set you apart as will your conviction and resilience.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we encourage applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, religious beliefs or disability.
If you would like the opportunity to grow your career within a global, brand focused organisation, please apply.