Assistant Category Manager - St. Louis, MO

Anheuser-Busch - St. Louis, MO3.8

Full-time
We are growing! We are looking for an Assistant Category Manager with a passion for the Beer Industry. This position will work in a team environment with a focus on developing insights, identifying opportunities and communicating recommendations to lead future industry growth to our internal partners and external retail customers. Searching for an individual who takes ownership of their work and always pushes themselves and others to reach higher and achieve more.

Responsibilities:
Build strong relationship with retailer as trusted Category advisor across all areas of the Beer business.
Develop impactful category analyses and consumer insights using a range of syndicated and non-syndicated data sources.
Synthesize learnings from various sources to create clear and impactful selling stories in a visually appealing manner using PowerPoint.
Effectively educate internal teammates and external customers on growth opportunities through clear and impactful communications
Partner with Sales team to engage external retailer buying team in defined territories with goal of identifying opportunities to grow the Beer category.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
Strong passion for the Beer industry
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Management, Engineering, Mathematics or similar field
Moderate to Advanced proficiency utilizing Microsoft Excel to manipulate and organize data
Moderate to Advanced proficiency utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint to organize and visualize the story line for presentations
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

Preferred Qualifications:
Category Management or Sales experience in consumer packaged goods industry
Strong familiarity with syndicated data, software, and measures (IRI, Nielsen, etc.)
Strong familiarity with shopper panel information data, software and measures (IRI, Nielsen, InfoScout, Retailer Loyalty data, etc.)
Experience with dash boarding software such as PowerBI, Qlik, Tableau, or Spotfire.

Desired Traits:
Positive Attitude
Self-starter who will take ownership of work and drive results
Strong analytical and organizational skills with high attention to detail
Team-Oriented
Strong verbal and written communication skills

ABOUT ANHEUSER-BUSCH

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.