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Category Advisor
Sales, service and client experience
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Category Advisor
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As a category advisor, we offer you the opportunity to evolve within a multidisciplinary team, where your analytical skills and passion for marketing, sales, and category development will be at the forefront.

Your future team

Premier Tech Growers and Consumers is a North American leader in the professional and commercial horticulture markets. Thanks to our coast-to-coast production and distribution network, we provide our customers with superior quality products so they can help feed, protect and improve our world in turn!

Your future role

  • Develop strategic sales initiatives to increase product distribution, market penetration, and consumer adoption
  • Be responsible for developing, maintaining, and analyzing reports to support categories and opportunities
  • Offer expertise based on many different data collection points — POS analysis, market trends, and strategic growth plans
  • Develop strategic sales initiatives to increase product distribution, market penetration, and consumer adoption
  • Maintain information in our systems to support decisions related to advertising, planning, promotions, and new listings
  • Provide recommendations to account managers and category managers
  • Summarize category performance reports that include market insight, competitive activity, as well as internal and external trends

Required skills

  • Work background of at least three years as a national account manager, category advisor or manager — or buyer  
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, commerce, finance, mathematics, economics or anything else relevant to the role
  • Understanding of category analysis, the category management business cycle as well as expertise in category outputs
  • Great listener
  • Analysis, communication, organization and planning skills
  • Knowledge of different information management systems
  • Experience with JDA Space Planning — an asset
  • Bilingualism in English and French — an asset

Are these words meaningful to you?

teamwork, analysis, organization

Premier Tech is the proud owner of the C-I-L, Alaskan, PRO-MIX and Wilson national brands, available throughout Canada, and growing beyond our borders. We are looking for a passionate person, ready for an exciting challenge! Ready to take on this challenge? Apply now, we are waiting for you!

Category Advisor
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