Job Market Guide: Category Manager jobs in IL

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Years of Experience distribution graph for Category Managers in IL. Category Managers in IL have between ${} and ${} years of experience, averaging $${} years of experience.

28 Category Manager jobs in IL

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will lead process for managing trade spends / customer programs in collaboration with trade and finance through management of internal TPM system.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will serve as the expert on the use of syndicated and household panel data to assist Category Managers in the development of strategies and tactics.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
5 - 7 years

Lincolnshire, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for the development and execution of category strategies to drive profitable growth for our target customers including assortment, pricing, promotional, and channel strategies.
industry
Software
experience
5 - 7 years

Oak Brook, IL
In this role, the selected candidate will analyze category data and segments to identify product and competitive strengths and weaknesses, identify growth opportunities and defense strategies as needed. Track competitive efforts and recommend adjustments to changing market conditions, track ongoing sales channel development and adjust market plans for fact-based selling directives.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Vernon Hills, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for regional management of assigned CATEGORY (ies) through participation in, or where the category is led at the regional level, the creation and maintenance of multi-year sourcing strategies and their associated project pipelines and SOURCE PLANS.
industry
Medical Equipment
experience
11 - 15 years

Category Manager

Peoria, IL
The Category Manager will collaborate with large retail chain customers to enhance the performance of the assigned product category.
industry
Retail / Diversified
experience
Less than 5 years

Lincolnshire, IL
In this role, you will lead building a simplified reporting cadence within the team (standardized tactical reports, KPIs and executive dashboards). Drive adaption and relevancy of the reporting and analysis.
industry
IT Consulting/Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Bensenville, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for negotiating the most complex purchasing agreements, leading cross-functional teams in identifying and executing onsourcing and cost savings opportunities.
industry
Telecommunications
experience
8 - 10 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will develop, cultivate, and maintain strong relationships with key accounts. Leverage relationships to explore business opportunities throughout the retailer.
industry
Financial Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Plainfield, IL
In this role, you will manage and develop team of one to two direct reports, coaches in career development and actively manages career progression of personnel.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
5 - 7 years

Category Manager

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will manage and maintain strong, objective supplier relationships. Participate in on/off-site supplier audits and evaluations. Recommend supplier performance and retention. Negotiate and lead major contract negotiations, as well as monitor contract compliance and optimize contractual obligations.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years

Oak Brook, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for reducing supplier process variation resulting in greater consistency of products supplied to the system thus greater finished Food product consistency.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Bolingbrook, IL
In this role, you will collaborate with and approves vendor based training curriculums and communicates vendor training schedules to technical trainers and store teams.
industry
Business Services
experience
8 - 10 years

Northbrook, IL
In this role, you will develop a business relationship with functional stakeholders and solicits feedback on sourcing and vendor performance, share and discuss supply base opportunities, and identify new and changed needs.
industry
Retail / Health & Pharmacy
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, the candidate will work with retailers to assist them with analysis and understanding of their wine business to meet retailers goals and CBI strategy and goals.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will work with sales, marketing, insights, retail effectiveness, and othercategory leadership resources to execute category initiatives with excellence.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

$108K - $132K - Chicago, IL
In this role, you will complete customer category review process utilizing category analysis, shopper insights and available analytic tools.
industry
Consumer Goods / Miscellaneous
experience
Less than 5 years

Bolingbrook, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for the profitability of the store you support through increasing web traffic, converting viewers to buyers, maintaining and growing relationships with vendors, building programs with vendors, pricing of products, creating promotion programs, brand building initiatives and all else that is involved in the P&L of your store.
industry
Business Services
experience
Less than 5 years

Northbrook, IL
In this role, you will lead a team of one of more Category Sourcing Managers to deliver breakthrough levels of performance by deploying exceptional leadership skills, talent acquisition /retention, continuous coaching and professional development of team members.
industry
Retail / Health & Pharmacy
experience
8 - 10 years

Category Manager

LAKE, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for establishing, articulating, and implementing sourcing strategies for individual spend categories, capital projects, supplier networks and / or geographic regions.
industry
Biotech/Pharma
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will develop and present recommended brand assortment and shelf schematic/planograms.
industry
Information Services
experience
Not Specified

Franklin Park, IL
In this role, you will lead and be responsible for delivering best in class category management and shopper insights within the dairy and frozen categories supporting the north region dean foods business.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Downers Grove, IL
In this role, you will be responsible for all SAP procurement requirements and operational interface with finance, master data and other to ensure supplier set-up, pricing and contracting changes, and other business needs are met.
industry
Food & Beverage
experience
5 - 7 years

Chicago, IL
In this role, you will be responsible to lead process for managing trade spends or customer programs in collaboration with trade and finance through management of internal TPM system.
industry
Business Services
experience
5 - 7 years