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Senior Pricing Analyst

Job in Lombard - DuPage County - IL Illinois - USA
Company: Bridge Professional Services
Full Time position
Listed on 2019-06-19
Job specializations:
  • Business
    Business Analyst
  • Finance
    Financial Analyst, Financial Services, Finance Graduate
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Job Description

Job Description:

This role is a key position that is responsible for providing pricing guidance and supporting consistent pricing practices to meet both short-term and long-term financial and strategic business objectives. This role requires significant collaboration with our Business Units and functional partners. This role will allow a problem solver with high learning agility to get a well-rounded Margin Management experience.

Position Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the Business Units (BU’s) and functional groups (Sales, Marketing, Cost Accounting, Supply Chain, etc.) to build cohesive pricing strategies needed to meet both short-term and long-term financial and business objectives.
  • Evaluate pricing and trade assumptions for reasonableness within the context of customer, BU strategic objectives, and financial targets, with sensitivity to potential implications of various price points.
  • Pricing recommendations and what if financial scenarios for customer bids and critical path pricing exercises
  • Support Sales and Management in execution of price changes, price/bid tracking, trade program reviews, and any other initiatives or pricing activities covered by the margin management team
  • Support internal best practices with respect to pricing and trade management and provide guidance as needed to other internal customers
  • Communicate insights and flag competitive actions for internal & external clients in a concise, effective manner
  • Team player and contributor on departmental & divisional projects and initiatives

Position Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Business, Finance, or Economics with 3+ years of experience
  • Relevant experience to include advanced pricing analytics and P&L understanding
  • Strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to strategical influence
  • Excellent Excel and data manipulation skills
  • Strong planning, project management, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable working in fast pace environment with tight deadlines

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous financial experience in CPG / Manufacturing environment
  • Experience with SAP, BPC, and/or BI
  • High level of understanding of commodity markets, logistics, or costing in a CPG environment is a plus
  • Syndicated Data experience — IRI, AC Nielsen, etc.
  • MBA

Travel Requirements:

  • Travel is generally not required, but may at times be necessary

THIS ROLE HAS THE POTENTIAL TO GO FULL-TIME FOR THE RIGHT INDIVIDUAL.

Position Requirements
Less than 1 Year work experience
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