Smithfield Foods Bentonville, AR, USA
Jun 25, 2019
Are you an ambitious and creative marketing professional that excels in rapidly evolving environments, brainstorming new concepts, connecting with key stakeholders, and exploring opportunities to expand a business? Then join one of the country’s top 25 consumer packaged goods companies, Smithfield Foods! We have cultivated a culture that is committed to our employees, products, and environmental sustainability to make our communities better. Smithfield Foods and the Marketing Team are continuously progressing and are seeking innovative, self-driven marketing professionals! As a Marketing Team member, you would assist in leveraging data metrics to develop methods to strategically maximize the profitability of a specific brand category in our business. In representing Smithfield, Eckrich, Nathan’s Famous, or any of our brands, you will collaborate cross-functionally across the company from our sales team to our business management operations to deliver the best product to our customers and consumers. The Senior Category Manager role will help Smithfield develop and earn a “trusted adviser” status with key, strategic retailers. The Senior Category Manager for Walmart will lead key strategic category management initiatives and projects including store specific planograms for an important category at Walmart. Responsibilities include working to deliver the most effective category, shopper, and channel-specific insights to drive category growth. The Senior Category Manager is responsible for providing leadership to foster an environment of growth and development. This role is expected to play a key leadership role in the usage and development of tools and capabilities to service the customer.