Jr. Category Management (m/w/d)

  • Category Management
  • Berlin, Germany

Jr. Category Management (m/w/d)

Job description

Grover is the new alternative to buying or financing tech products

Grover offers a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love. We are a technology rental platform for the Circular Economy, breaking the link between ownership and usage. For a low monthly fee, private customers as well as businesses get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price. We're on a mission to re-invent consumption and to make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 group of leading companies in the Circular Economy worldwide, we are at the forefront of reducing waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products for both consumers and the environment.

To date, we have raised more than €60 million in equity and debt from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranks Grover as one of the Top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019.

We are now looking for a Jr. Category Manager  to support our Category Management team. 



Your responsibilities

  • Delivering a strategy for future growth by building the most pertinent assortment of products, across all our markets

  • Managing all the replenishment and inventory tools for stock monitoring and maximising the circulation of our assets

  • Establishing plans that will be presented to the top management on the strategic decision you make (which price point do we target for this category, which marketing strategy we need to implement, which products should we source, what will be the upcoming best sellers)

  • Building a very friendly user interface, working closely with the content, marketing and product development teams to bring the best of our products and the subscription experience

  • Leading financial analyses for the category, including promotional strategy, scenario analyses, investment business cases, price increases and innovation projects

Requirements


Ideal Candidate

  • 2+ years experience in category management, retail, management consulting or similar

  • Proven track record of problem solving as an owner, taking on entrepreneurial challenges and simplifying the complex

  • Perfectly organised individual with good planning skills and the ability to manage cross functional category projects both within and outside of the company

  • Highly numerate and strategic thinking with the ability to analyse market, category and financial data to identify key trends and recommend creative solutions

  • Fast learning & well organised

  • Proficiency in MS Office and Excel (VBA would be plus)

  • Fluent in English, (German is a plus and other European languages appreciated)


What we offer you

  • Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat-hierarchies
  • Ownership of your work
  • Modern, spacious office located in central Berlin
  • Open minded variety of nationalities
  • German Classes in the office
  • A fun workplace
  • Smunch
  • Fresh Fruit & Drinks
  • Team Events


About us

Grover is the European market leader in technology rentals, bringing the access economy to the consumer electronics market. If you want to work with a dedicated team at a purpose driven, fast-growing company, increasing consumer welfare around the world, join us now. At Grover, we value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and speed in everything we do. We're a team of over 80 creative and motivated minds, from more than 26 countries – which means our aims, beliefs, and ways of working are influenced by many different perspectives. We care for individuality and for team spirit, act courageously and communicate openly. In our HQ, in Berlin Mitte, there is plenty of space for fun, collaboration, and rethinking the way the world does, uses and values things.