Westmill is a specialist food supplier whose market leading brands include Elephant Atta, Amoy, Asli Atta, Lucky Boat, Patak’s, Pride, Rajah and Tolly Boy. Found in the best professional and home kitchens, our brands are respected for their quality and authenticity. Our vision is to be the market leader in every kitchen for trusted, authentic global foods, working with our trade partners in an array different sales channels, including wholesale, cash and carry, food service, grocery and B2B. Westmill is a really friendly, culturally and ethnically diverse place to work, where no one feels like the new person for long and everybody is encouraged and has the chance to make a real difference to the business.
What does the role offer:
Reporting to the Head of Customer Development, this position plays a key role in supporting the business by developing a forward-looking view of our markets and turning this insight into category strategies which drive profitable, sustainable growth for our brands.
You will be working closely with Marketing and Commercial colleagues to identify insight requirements and will feed into the annual Business strategy process.
You will develop inspiring Category visions and strategies which drive growth, and support their implementation in key customers, making it your mission to be regarded as the ‘thought leader’ within each.
What are we looking for:
This is an exciting opportunity that would suit an individual who is a creative problem solver with exceptional analytical skills, who can bring drive and energy to the business.
To be successful in your application, you need to be a strategic thinker with previous experience working in Category or Insight roles within FMCG, or experience working in strategy consulting or a market research agency. You’ll need to be a team player with strong inter-personal and influencing skills.
What’s in it for you:
In addition to competitive remuneration, working at Westmill offers a great opportunity to gain fantastic experience, really build your development and ultimately grow your career, in the UK or internationally either within Westmill or Associated British Foods, our parent company.
Westmill is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive working environment – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.