The Category Manager is responsible for elaborate market research and competition analysis for the market under De’Longhi America responsibility. In this role you will manage certain product categories. You will prepare assortment reviews, competitive mapping, and work to increase profit margin of category. The Category Manager must work pro-actively with De’Longhi group headquarters in all aspects related to products (new and existing) in order to bring the product to market within a set time frame. You will work pro-actively with Trade Marketing and Sales, assuring the communication flows during the introduction of new products.
De’Longhi America Inc., is the North American subsidiary of the De’Longhi Group with headquarters located in Upper Saddle River, New Jersey. Our parent company was founded in Treviso, Italy and has built its global reputation as a cutting-edge leader in innovation, product design, and performance. The De'Longhi brand entered the North American market in the early 80’s with the first ever portable radiator; transforming the home heating industry. Building on our success, the brand has continued to make strides in developing new technologies and revolutionizing the home appliance category. De’Longhi is an international leader with a presence in over 45 countries and products in three main categories: espresso/coffee, premium appliances/specialty cooking and home comfort. After more than a century of perfecting its products, we remain committed to continuing our mission of creating exceptional products that improve the lives’ of the consumer through innovative technologies and unparalleled design --- bringing convenience and style into every customers’ home; making the everyday better