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Category Manager - Camping/Outdoor

 

Posted by E2E Inc. on 11/03/2020


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Fishing, Hunting/Shooting, Outdoor

Job Categories: Account Executive, Ecommerce Management, Management - Brand, Product Analyst

Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment

State:

City: Within USA

Country: United States

Required Experience: 5 - 7 years


Job Type: Full Time

Salary: 55,000 - 70,000

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: Yes

Employee May Telecommute: Yes

Job Seeker Must Live Within: Telecommute


Job Description & Requirements

E2E, Inc. is one of the World's fastest growing vertical online providers. We are now hiring a Category Manager for our expanding online Camping, Hunting, Fishing and/or Outdoor Recreation categories. This position will report to our VP and coordinate with our Global teams in support of our suppliers and also our customer's online selling platforms.

We are looking for a Category Manager to own the responsibility for hundreds of industry specific products for our company. You will be the one responsible for the category to maximize consumer appeal, sales and profitability. 

Your industry experience and deep understanding of eCommerce platforms and expertise in product management will be a part of your duties. An excellent Category Manager must have extensive experience in understanding consumer needs and the online retail enviornnment. You must have a commercial mindset and full comprehensive of marketing and sales principles.

Expectional communication skills are also key for Category Managers. The goal is to increase sales and profitability of our business to drive sustainable growth. 

Responsibilities

  • Analyze data or insights to determine Camping, Hunting, Fishing or Outdoor Recreational products and consumer trends specific to the industry.
  • Devise short-medium term product roadmap for the categories
  • Work with sourcing and operations teams, develop sales forecasting and profit margins
  • Foster trustworthy relationships with colleagues to acheive better product assortments and quality of service
  • Liase with marketing and operations teams to deetermine competitive pricing and promotional activities of the product category

Skills

  • Proven expertise in Camping, Hunting, Fishing or Outdoor Recreation products
  • Solid knowledge of category managment, marketing and sales principles
  • Understanding of dta analysis and forecasting methods
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • An analytical mind with a strategic ability
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Education in Business Administration, marketing or related field 

About E2E Inc.

E2E, Inc. is an eCommerce company founded in 2009. Specializing in supply chain logistics, E2E was founded on the pricinple of partnering directly with factories, sharing profits and providing technical support encouraging factory support. Each industry that we represent has a category manager working with the factory directly to always be able to provide the right products at the right time with competitive pricing. We specialize in Outdoor recreational products including: Camping goods, Outdoor Furniture, Tents, Sleeping and Lifestyle merchandise.