Cannabis Category Manager
TEEMA Job ID: JW77853220
Our client is a largebeverage retailer in Canada. We are seeking an experienced Merchandising *King/Queen* to join the Category Management team, based in Vancouver. This is your opportunity to get in at the ground level and participate in a variety of strategic product/project implementations across this vast organization.
The Category Manager is a key member of the merchandising team, accountable for evaluating products, performing cost-benefit analysis, and making recommendations on Cannabis merchandises to be offered.
Reporting to the Director, amongst other product managers, you will be establishing new product lines during an exciting year in the history of British Columbia. This is a *Ninja* kind of merchandising operations opportunity, where you will leverage your experience in merchandise/product management to direct everything from products, pricing, promotions and assortment.
Things you need to have:
- Post – Secondary education in a relevant subject, such as merchandising, business Administration, purchasing, category management, etc.
- 4+ years’ current, applicableexperience in:
- merchandising management in retail/wholesale environments
- managing profitability
- liaising with stakeholders
- pricing strategy and competitor analysis
This is a high-profile role where interaction with many different stakeholders is critical, so your diplomatic powers will be put to good use in this environment. This is a golden opportunity to effect meaningful and positive change in a large, well-respected organization.
Please note: Candidates need to be authorized to work in Canada.
To apply for this position, please forward your cover letter and resume to Judi Wannamaker, JWannamaker@Teemagroup.comHelp
For information about TEEMA Consulting Group and to consider other career opportunities, please visit our website at www.teemagroup.com