The average salary for a Category Manager in Dubai is AED 240,000 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Marketing Management is associated with high pay for this job.

AED 116,350 - AED 426,450
AED 120K
AED 240K
AED 430K
MEDIAN: AED 240,000
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 432K
Salary AED 116,350 - AED 426,450
Bonus AED 9,696 - AED 81,703
Commission AED 23,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AED 125,970 - AED 432,776
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

Job Description for Category Manager

A category manager determines the layout of products in a store, using sophisticated demographic data to assess possible product assortment schemes, select an option, ensure the selected scheme is employed, and monitor the scheme's performance. Along with organizing a product assortment scheme, a category manager also creates charts and diagrams so that the company's annual plans are broken down into seasonal and monthly assortment change calendars.

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Category Manager Tasks

  • Manage, improve and recommend the product assortment for the company.
  • Verify plans and provide explanations for variances in budgeted sales and gross profit.
  • Identify leverage opportunities, work with procurement, negotiate contracts, supply agreements and programs.
  • Develop annual category plans which include current situation analysis, vision and strategy and specific category plans.
  • Narrow categories and work with suppliers to narrow products supplied to the company.

Category Manager Job Listings

Key Stats for Category Manager

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Category Manager Salaries

▲14%

▲12%

National Average
AED 264,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Category Manager Salaries


National Average
AED 264,000


Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 19%
no benefits
None: