Category Manager at RCL Foods

  • Advertising Jobs In South Africa
  • Full time
  • 1 year ago
  • South Africa
  • Salary Rand 1000-2000 / Monthly
  • Shift Full Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree
  • Number of vacancies 20 openings
  • Job experience 1 year
  • Job level Officer

Job Description

This specific position that we are recruiting for is in the SIQALO Foods business, a subsidiary of Remgro and sister company of RCL Foods.

SIQALO Foods is currently looking for a Category Manager to join their Customer Marketing Team. The role will be based in Westville and will report into the Customer Marketing Executive.

Required Knowledge and Experience

We pride ourselves with having the best people, which are our most important assets. Our company has been recognized for having the highest ethics and strives for excellency through distinctly higher standards than the norm.

We therefore urge only candidates with these unique requirements and experience to apply for this stimulating position.

  • Degree or diploma in marketing or business management (3 years).
  • Valid Code EB drivers’ licence.
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in a similar environment.

Duties & Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to the following job functions:

What you’ll do

Your responsibilities will include:



  • Analyse shelf health (on-shelf availability, right forward share, best shelf position).
  • Analyse pricing data (from relevant pricing tools).
  • Monitor product availability, visibility and affordability and consolidate feedback into actionable plans for the customer team to implement.
  • Use and leverage specific category insights.
  • Execute brand standards (brand DNA) and support development and execution of channel-specific brand standards.
  • Measure and review category performance; retail/wholesale margins and customer profitability.
  • Clean and analyse scan data provided by customers/distributors.
  • Create specific shelf planograms for customers/categories, ensuring fair share of shelf not only for Rainbow brands but also competitor brands.
  • Conduct periodic updates of planograms with new launches.
  • Conduct periodic reviews of planograms and ranging to ensure maximised shelf efficiency.
  • Communicate with all account management and sales operations on any implementation initiatives to ensure smooth operation execution.

Information Analysis, Management and Reporting:

  • Provide detailed and precise reports to illustrate trends, predictions and relevant strategies.
  • Analyse and interpret key data.
  • Provide regular reports on category results.
  • Assist in the production of reports, data, presentations and any other items deemed necessary to support the sales function.

Mode of Application



How to apply: Interested and qualified? RCL Foods South Africa 

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