Junior Category Assistant

Job description

  • Supporting the (Senior) Category Manager(s) in product range planning and implementation including listing and delisting 
  • Planning, development and execution of marketing promotions
  • Monitoring and analysis of supplier and category performance
  • Sales forecasting on account level
  • Conducting market, competition and range analyses as well as price comparisons
  • Supporting the preparation of annual talks with suppliers
  • Actively working with internal departments like Purchasing, Sales, Supply Chain Management and Accounting


  • Graduate degree in business-related discipline
  • First experience in the FMCG industry or retail business, ideally in e-commerce
  • Able to work independently and in a very dynamic environment
  • Strong analytical skills, needed on a daily basis
  • Communication and team work skills
  • Ability to understand customer needs and market requirements
  • Proficient in MS-Office, especially in MS Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills, further languages are an advantage


What We Are Offering You

  • Competitive salary
  • 28 days’ vacation (plus Dec 24 and 31 when they fall on a labor day)
  • Medical insurance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training budget for external training and conferences
  • Free drinks and fresh fruit
  • Discount in Zooplus shop and other discounts in local shops