Category Manager Anchorage $90,000 and excellent benefits An Alaskan adventure awaits!
Our client: A growing company with a long history of serving rural Alaskans. Founded over 100 years ago, their statewide facilities continue to be vital to communities throughout Alaska. Along with competitive compensation and benefits packages, management staff also enjoy profit sharing and performance bonuses. This is a fast-paced, dynamic team and workplace but you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy all that Alaska has to offer. Your success is only limited by your enthusiasm and drive, so if you qualify, we want to hear from you!
Would you like to:
Evaluate and select appropriate vendors
Negotiate vendor terms and vendor funding
Proactively and continually seek new merchandise
Meet sales and margin goals
Develop strategic marketing plans
Monitor store inventory levels
Perform category assessments
Gather and analyze consumer data, market and industry information
(The above is indicative, but not all-inclusive of the various tasks to be performed)
Ideally you have:
Bachelor’s degree in Business or equivalent from a 4 year college, or three years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Extensive MS Office experience with above average proficiency in Excel
Strong analytical skills
Above average math skills
Successful negotiation experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to prioritize workload
Ability to travel to rural Alaska (approx. 30% of the time)
Making it worth your while:
Excellent compensation and benefits
Collaborative team environment
Job stability and longevity
Iconic Alaskan brand
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