Associate Category Manager in Bentonville, AR at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 6/9/2022

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Job Title: Associate Category Manager 

City: Bentonville / State: Arkansas                                                   

Job Description

Job Description and Responsibilities

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds Consumer Products, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then, we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for an Associate Category Manager - WALMART to join our team  in Bentonville, Arkansas. 

This role is a hybrid opening, reporting to the Bentonville, AR office as directed by the hiring manger. Typically reporting to the office 2-3 days per week.

Your Role:

As an Associate Category Manager, you will provide support to the Walmart teams in providing analytics on multiple categories across multiple departments OR Category Management responsibility for one category, operating at the Category Advisor level.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Utilize internal data, syndicated data and retailer provided data to include sales, category, marketing, retailer buyers, financial planners and space planning both internally and externally.
  • Actively involved in utilization of space management technologies and applications in the creation and implementation of planograms at store level.
  • Provide retail customers and Reynolds internal management with weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reporting, according to their needs.
  • Establish strong working relationships, internally and externally, focused on the Walmart business across all categories with a goal of streamlining collaboration and communication, and driving profitable results for the organization as well as our business partners.
  • Stay abreast of business trends, economic conditions, customer initiatives, competitive activities, and historical learning in order to provide decision support to internal teams as well as our customer.
  • Support Sales and Category Management teams on special projects.
  • Meet regularly with Category and Sales teams to assist in special projects as well as developing appropriate insights to business issues through the mining of data that will drive increased sales and profits for the retailer’s category and RCP brands.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a strong and visionary leader who likes to help others succeed
  • You are a creative and dynamic problem-solver
  • You thrive in a fast paced and high-energy environment
  • You are committed to excellence


We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Sales, Marketing, Finance or related field.
  • 2+ years of related professional Category Management/Analytical role in a CPG company or brokerage firm.
  • Strong mathematical, analytical, computer skills (PowerPoint, Excel and Word).
  • Strong knowledge in use of customer system software (Retail Link).
  • Planogram software such as Space Planning
  • Proficient in gathering, compiling and analyzing data. 

Icing on the Cake:

  • Syndicated data such as Nielsen/IRI
  • MBA or other advanced degree, a plus
  • Project management experience

     Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing us at

No recruiter calls or emails please.



Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster:

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing

No recruiter calls or emails please.


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