Category Manager - Windows Laptops

Commercial

Job Number: 8089

Location: Dixons Carphone, Acton Support Centre (123)

Contract: Full Time / Permanent

Description

DESCRIPTION

Working within our Computing Department and the Windows Laptop Category specifically, means working in a tight knitted team. You will develop and implement the category plan to deliver the sales, margin and stock budgets.  Maximise margin delivery by managing suppliers efficiently and providing a range to meet customer needs.

 

You will:

  • Ensure that the category is always striving for a market leading range.
  • Establish credible relationships with suppliers to ensure the best cost, best supply and best delivery for our customers.
  • Be aware of the market place activity and innovations. Using this information to ensure that the category is performing.
  • Working side by side with the merchandisers to ensure all metrics are hit across sales and stock.

 

You will need:

  • Experience at (Assistant) Category Manager level with knowledge and experience of: Supplier negotiation, Supplier relationship management.
  • Good commercial awareness and appreciation of customer needs.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office, in particular Excel. 

 

Dixons Carphone is Europe’s number one electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, with more than 40,000 colleagues across nine countries, including the UK and Ireland. Every day, we use our people’s expertise to reach out and help new customers. What’s more - we’re exploring extraordinary new markets, from wellness to security, so that in an ever more connected and constantly changing world, we can offer our customers the most comprehensive service.

It’s an exciting time to join us and find yourself a place in our growing success story, apply now.