Anheuser-Busch Category Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
For more than 165 years, Anheuser-Busch has been woven into the cultural fabric of the United States, carrying on a legacy of brewing great-tasting, high-quality beers that have satisfied beer drinkers for generations. Today, we own and operate 23 breweries, 20 distributorships and 22 agricultural and packaging facilities, and have more than 18,000 colleagues across the United States. We are home to several of America’s most recognizable beer brands, including Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob Ultra and Stella Artois, as well as a number of regional brands that provide beer drinkers with a choice of the best-tasting craft beers in the industry.
From responsible drinking programs and emergency drinking water donations to industry-leading sustainability efforts, we are guided by our unwavering commitment to supporting the communities we call home.
We are a company that believes our people are our greatest asset. We believe in the spirit of ownership because our employees take results personally and want to build something great together. We value talented employees who aren’t afraid to be bold, resourceful, and committed. At Anheuser-Busch, it’s not about what you studied or where you worked, it’s about what you can do. If you see yourself working for a company that allows you to excel at the pace of your talent, then a career at Anheuser-Busch may be for you.
As America’s leading brewer, Anheuser-Busch is committed to finding innovative ways to continually improve. It's this kind of thinking that creates a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward thinking. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
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As the leading global brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev is committed to finding innovative ways to continually improve. It's this kind of thinking that creates a unique work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward thinking. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
We are looking for a Category Manager in the Atlanta, GA area with apassion for the Beer Industry. This position will work in a team environmentwith a focus on leading the team in developing insights, identifyingopportunities and communicating recommendations to lead future industry growthto our external retail customers and internal partners. Searching for an individual who takesownership of their work and always pushes themselves and others to reach higherand achieve more.
Lead, motivate and drive strongengagement with direct reports supporting work streams centered around bothconsumer analytics and planogram space analytics/design
Build strong relationship with retailer as trusted Category advisor across all areas of the Beer business by proactively identifying opportunities and presenting actionable solutions
Effectively communicate, manage andprioritize workload for the team
Develop impactful category analyses andcustomize shopper insights using a range of syndicated and non-syndicated datasources and content from our Center of Excellence
Synthesize learnings from varioussources to create clear and impactful stories in a visually appealing manner
Develop category strategyrecommendations to drive growth based upon identified opportunities
Develop and utilize pricing tools toidentify market opportunities
Pro-actively identify and communicatemarket level opportunities utilizing standard weekly dashboarding
Provide space allocation and assortmentrecommendations
Analyze and recommend display andpromotional optimization opportunities
Effectively educate internal teammatesand external customers on growth opportunities through clear and impactfulcommunications
Strong passion for the Beer industry
Bachelor’s degree in business management, category management, computer science, information management, or similar field
Category Management and/or Sales experience in consumer packaged goods industry
Small Format/Convenience Channel experience preferred
Advanced proficiency in JDA space planning software
Advanced proficiency in data cleansing
Advanced proficiency utilizing Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access to manipulate and organize data
Advanced proficiency utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint to organize and visualize the story line for presentations
Strong familiarity with syndicated data, software, and measures (IRI, Nielsen, etc.)
Strong familiarity with shopper panel information data, software and measures (IRI, Nielsen, Numerator, Retailer Loyalty data, etc.)
Ability to understand information, develop insights and identify opportunities when analyzing large data sets
Ability to translate findings and recommendations into a concise and effective selling story
Ability to confidently present insights, opportunities and recommendations to internal or external stakeholders in a persuasive manner
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Professional leadership and management experience
Master’s degree in business, computer science, information management, or similar field
Experience with dash boarding software such as PowerBI, Qlik, Tableau, or Spotfire
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Self-starter who will take ownership of work and drive results
Strong analytical and organizational skills with high attention to detail
Primary Location United States-Georgia-Atlanta
Job Type Permanent
Req ID 20001628