Category Insight Manager for CPG: Food & Beverage



United States
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Spate is seeking a highly knowledgeable and deeply passionate Category Insight Manager with a fervent dedication to the CPG food & beverage industry. This role is perfect for someone who is looking to be a thought leader in the CPG food & beverage industry, that combines expertise in food & beverage insights with exceptional skills in relationship building, data analysis, and communication. You confidently speak to the industry issues, consumer trends, and the needs of the industry players. If you are enthusiastic about the CPG food & beverage sector and ready to make a substantial impact in a dynamic and flexible work environment, we would love to have you join our team. This position requires availability for 40 hours a week.

With this being a remote role, there is the possibility to work from anywhere in the US, adhering to EST working hours.

About the Role:

As our Category Insight Manager for the CPG Food & Beverage Category, you'll contribute to the analytical powerhouse behind Spate, providing critical insights that drive decision-making and strategic planning for our clients. Your expertise in the food & beverage industry will directly influence our marketing strategies and client interactions.

Collaborating closely with various teams, you will ensure that our data-driven CPG reports and marketing help Spate grow across our newly launched food & beverage vertical.


  • Support the Insights & Marketing Lead in seeking out new collaborators and partnerships across the CPG food & beverage industry
  • Conduct detailed market research and analysis to identify consumer trends and insights relevant to the food, beverage, and wellness spaces.
  • Develop and present comprehensive reports on your findings to both internal teams and external clients, ensuring information is accessible and actionable.
  • Confidently and accurately present findings to large audiences and key clients
  • Manage the production of Spate’s weekly food newsletter, including content coordination, distribution, and performance analysis.
  • Support the content and marketing teams by providing data-driven insights to enhance client engagement, internal and external content, and marketing.
  • Work with the Insights & Marketing Lead to support client engagement, reports, and scheduling
  • Support ongoing partnerships and regular media outreach, communications, and external content regarding food & beverage topics