Dairy Farm International

Assistant Category Manager - Haircare

Dairy Farm International
Full Time
Intermediate (3-6 years)
Bachelor
English, Cantonese

Job Description

Assistant Category Manager - Haircare

Location: Quarry Bay 鰂魚涌

Mannings is the leading health and beauty chain in Hong Kong with over 340 stores, territory-wide. Our trusted reputation is based on Mannings’ commitment to improve customer health and personal care, leading to ten consecutive years of being voted “No. 1 Most Preferred Brand” in Hong Kong. Our culture is open and progressive – simply to achieve the best for our customers both externally and internally. Applications are welcomed from high calibre individuals to join our growing team.

Assistant Category Manager - Haircare

The Job

  • To liaise with Marketing Department about developing an attractive and interesting promotional events which follow pre-agreed selling plan.
  • To work closely with retail and sales management to ensure that store layouts, promotions and display techniques are effective in maximizing sales and profit from the specific merchandise categories.
  • To establish and maintain effective margin and price controls which maximize business profits whilst delivering a good value offer to the customer.
  • To negotiate and work with vendors to build mutually beneficial relationships to ensure long term strategic partnership, leading to lower costs and higher margin.
  • To manage stock levels and mark-downs to ensure that product availability is high
  • To develop and train subordinates ensuring that they are customer and product focused.


 The Person

  • University graduate
  • At least 3 years solid category management, trade marketing, or account servicing in FMCG industry
  • With personal care category management is highly preferred
  • Strong influencing, negotiation and communication skills
  • Good analytical skill, well-planned and acute market sense
  • Proficiency in English and Chinese



Technical Skills

  • Costing
  • FMCG
  • Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Negotiation
  • Sales
  • Training