Associate Category Business Manager Truck Accessories
Ontario-Toronto, CA
5d ago

Associate Category Business Manager, Truck Accessories - Canadian Tire Corporation-C04VCQ Help us boldly shape retail in Canada

Canadian Tire Corporation’s (CTC) rich heritage of serving Canadians from coast-to-coast dates back to 1922. Our vision is to become the #1 retail brand in Canada by 2022 and we are focused on innovating and making important investments in our business, especially when it comes to our people.

To reach our goal, we need the best talent to help us evolve and drive change across the business and boldly help shape Canada’s retail industry.

As we strive to be at the forefront of a complex and vastly changing retail industry, it is an exciting time to join the Canadian Tire family of companies.

The Associate Category Business Manager is engaged in the effective assortment, pricing and promotional strategy, and the implementation of the category plans, to effectively deliver and exceed the financial objectives related to the category.

To excel as an Associate Category Business Manager, you’ll be able to integrate and align to the various cross-functional teams in order to conduct line reviews, vendor negotiations and establish competitive pricing.

You will be an IE (industry expert) identifying the product and market trends with their associated lifecycles, leading to your continuous advocacy for innovation and growth within the category.

Our best Associate Category Business Managers are SMEs (subject-matter-experts) who connect well with all key stakeholders, and are committed to better understanding our customers by analyzing product, Industry and customer data to evolve their merchandising category.

Most importantly, they're passionate about retail and the community from which the business draws its resources. They can connect their category and product lines to customer likes and needs.

If you are passionate about the Automotive business, want to help shape the next chapter of the Canadian Tire story and share in the profits of the hard work that our efforts yield, get in touch.

We want to hear from you!

Who you are

We are looking for individuals who are :

  • Creative and courageous, with the ability to manage in an environment of change and ambiguity to help us take bold, strategic moves in this rapidly evolving retail environment
  • Action oriented, and comfortable taking calculated risks to better serve our customers and business
  • Outcome focused, critical thinkers with the ability to analyze and visualize, to ensure continuous improvement across our entire business
  • Collaborative team players with superior influencing skills, who build relationships easily across various stakeholder groups to move initiatives forward
  • Inclusive leaders who build and develop teams that effectively anticipate and respond to disruption, while consistently delivering strong performance
  • If you’re curious, ready to take on new challenges and open to doing things differently to help us evolve rapidly, then this is definitely the place to be.

    What you bring

  • 2+ years in Category Management experience and / or progressive growth in a relevant cross functional role
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and execute business plans and initiatives that will achieve financial performance and operational targets
  • Strong business acumen skills; demonstrated expertise of retail marketing, consumer trends, and inventory management
  • Absolute commitment to delivering consumer-focused initiatives; possess superior innovation management skills
  • Strong people management skills with demonstrated ability to develop others
  • Superior leadership skills and presence; highly developed sense of accountability, passion and track record for delivering results
  • Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills; regularly influences and persuades key stakeholders
  • Post-secondary education or equivalent experience
  • About Canadian Tire Corporation

    Canadian Tire and its family of companies are boldly shaping retail in Canada and we continue to deliver a positive experience for our customers.

    As one of the most trusted brands in Canada, our employees take pride in the work we do across the country. It’s more than the iconic triangle that keeps our employees around.

    From benefits and perks, to learning and development opportunities, to our commitment to Jumpstart these are some of the many reasons why Canadian Tire Corporation is one of Canada’s Top Employers.

    To learn more about this team and the Canadian Tire family of companies follow us on LinkedIn.


    Canadian Tire is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. We recognize that our future success depends on the perspectives and contributions of all our employees their diverse backgrounds, abilities and experiences make our business stronger.

    If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process.

    All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.


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    Nov 28, 2019, 3 : 20 : 24 PM

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