Category Manager - Confectionery & Loyalty Program

Intermediate (3-6 years)

Technical Skills

  • Costing
  • FMCG
  • Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Sales
  • Sourcing
  • Stock Taking

Job Description

Category Manager - Confectionery & Loyalty Program

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.

Category Manager - Confectionery & Loyalty Program

The Job

  • To be responsible for the delivery of the merchandise strategy to ensure that sales, profit and income generation targets are met
  • To generate sales by ensuring that Mannings target customers are provided with the right products and services
  • To establish and maintain effective margin and price controls which maximize business profits whilst delivering a good value offer to customers
  • To manage stock levels and mark-downs to ensure that product availability is high yet ensure that cash flow is maximized through effective stock control
  • To actively exploit benefits of new merchandise management system in ensuring sales, profit and costs are effectively managed
  • To work closely with retail and sales management to ensure the store layouts, promotions and display techniques are effective in maximizing sales and profits
  • Liaise with Marketing Department on developing attractive promotional event

 The Person

  • University graduate
  • Minimum 5 years FMCG experience with at least 2 years at management level
  • Strong sourcing network and strong contractual management , with experience in confectionery and loyalty program merchandise is highly preferred
  • Passionate, energetic, flexible and action oriented
  • Good planning, analytical and influencing skills
  • An acute market sense
  • Strong negotiation skills and communication skills

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
Dairy Farm InternationalRetail and e-commerce

11/F Devon House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong

directions_walk4 mins walk from Quarry Bay Station