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Marketing Program Director
Westlake, TX
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Post Date: 04/12/19 Company: Core-Mark International, Inc.
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Education: High School / GED Fax:
Experience: 6 months - 2 years Mailing Address:
Travel: Negligible
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Discover the power of one and all at Core-Mark

Come join the team that has been empowering customers, investing in people and serving communities for 130 years. The Power of One. Strengthen By All.

Core-Mark (Nasdaq: CORE)

Core-Mark is one of the largest marketers of fresh and broad-line supply solutions to the convenience retail industry in North America. Founded in 1888, Core-Mark offers a full range of products, marketing programs and technology solutions to over 45,000 customer locations in the U.S. and Canada through 32 distribution centers (excluding two distribution facilities the Company operates as a third party logistics provider). Core-Mark services traditional convenience retailers, grocers, drug, liquor and specialty stores, and other stores that carry convenience products.

$15.7 Billion in revenue and growing! Core-Mark is ranked 352 on Fortune's 500 list of America's largest companies. Our Corporate Culture provides a progressive, growth-oriented work environment, where you'll enjoy greater autonomy, and a strong team atmosphere. We are seeking a professional with a high potential for advancement.

Reporting directly to the Vice-President, the Marketing Program Director is responsible for managing the General Merchandise Categories, Health and Beauty Care, Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Beverages and Core Partner Affiliate Marketing Program Management. Additional responsibilities include program analysis & compliance reporting, category analysis and vendor analysis.


Category Program Support

  • Key program rebate / fixture tracking
  • Division assortment analysis
  • Vendor meeting prep including vendor performance and analysis
  • Proactively develop and present compelling strategies and tactics that drive category sales and grow share by utilizing fact-based insights
  • Works closely with vendors to analyze data and extract meaningful and actionable insights
  • Develop planogram's using planogram software working with Retail Services team.
  • Provide data for Category Management decisions
    • Produce category ranking reports
    • Produce required data for vendor negotiation as needed
    • Provide appropriate data to vendors and divisions
  • Manage specialty display racks including:
    • Costing, quantity, ordering, analysis of inventory levels
    • Communication with divisions
    • Negotiate best prices and alternate sources for racks
  • Review and update of corporate schematic programs for all assigned categories
    • Research products for planograms
    • Update planograms as item changes occur
    • Communicate quarterly recap of item updates
  • Develop and maintain product promotion Promo Power marketing programs
    • Partner with vendors and internal stakeholders to plan and execute national promotional program Promo Power
    • Drive incremental division level execution
    • Grow program sales to customers

Core Partner Program Management:

The Core-Partner program provides Core-Mark customers with connections to key business and service partners that help them compete, stay in the game and focus on what they do best.

  • Manage Vendor relations
  • Conduct monthly tracking
  • Provide Division Program support
  • Assist with Trade Show support
  • Maintain project schedules by monitoring project progress, coordinating activities, and resolving problems


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 4-7 years of Category Management / data analytics / Shopper Marketing
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Highly organized
  • PC skills, including PowerPoint, Publisher, Excel, Word and Adobe
  • Working knowledge of B2B marketing and consumer marketing
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly both in writing and verbally
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated


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