We are looking for a Channel Manager


Do you have passion for sales development and want to challenge yourself? We are looking for a Channel Manager in our Horeca sales team to further develop our co-operation with customers. You design and provide our KAM team with category sell-in plan as a basis for our customer plan. You work closely with our marketing teams to ensure the best result for our customers. You act as our channel & category expert towards our customers.

As a Channel Manager your key areas of responsibilities in chosen segments and customers are

  • co-operation with our key customers in Horeca
  • creation of yearly channel plan
  • creation and delivery of chosen category development programs
  • planning of yearly activations and lead category execution
  • creation of execution standards for field sales teams and follow up performance
  • working closely with our KAM and brand teams to ensure yearly plan delivery
  • category budget delivery in chosen channel & categories

We expect you to have

  • minimum 3 – 4 years of experience working in category management, sales or marketing preferably in FMCG environment
  • a relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s degree (e.g. business administration)
  • strong analytical skills and ability to discuss category development with customers
  • preferably experience in trade marketing
  • good MS Office skills, especially Excel and Powerpoint
  • fluent verbal and written communication skills both in English and Finnish
  • good influencing (internal & external) through creative thinking and communication
  • winner attitude with customer driven mindset

We offer you an interesting and challenging position with the best beverages and colleagues to work with. Our working environment is professional and flexible. In addition we offer competitive salary and benefits.

For additional information please contact Channel Development Director Teemu Pekkanen tel. 050 594 4727 on 9.5., 16.5., and 24.5. between 14.00 – 16.00. Let’s talk more!

If you think you got what it takes to take our category driven approach to a next level, please fill in the application here no later than 31.5.2019.