Pricing Analyst

Location: Marietta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $55,000.00 - $95,000.00
Date: 1/5/2018
Job ID: 02548745
Job Description

Our client is building out its pricing group from the ground up!  This is an opportunity to come in and really have an impact.  Since we are building the group, WE HAVE POSITIONS AT MULTIPLE LEVELS.  Please reach out to discuss.  This is a large, well-known and well-respected company located in Marietta.  The business sells products and services both direct to consumer and to other businesses.  This company is a market leader in their space.  This person will work directly with Sr. Level product line executives and be their business partner in driving pricing strategy. 

Job Requirements:  Bachelor's degree in business or related quantitative file required; MBA a plus; 3-5 years of pricing and/or promotions experience at the management level or working in a consulting capacity with an emphasis in the area of pricing strategy, promotional effectiveness, capabilities and tools.

Job Duties

• Work with Pricing, Buying and Market Management teams to gain an in depth understanding of pricing strategies and the competitive landscape. Collaborate cross-functionally to drive the business and actively seek the ideas of others' differing perspectives.

• Conduct advanced competitive analyses to evaluate competitive pricing and overall strategy effectiveness

• Develop data queries and reporting  in support of pricing and promotional strategies. Assist in execution of developed strategies.

• Conduct in depth pricing reviews on a routine and ad hoc basis

 

Skills

• Advanced Excel (v-lookups, pivot tables, etc.) required.  SQL is a plus.

• Strong analytical skills; can leverage detailed data to answer business questions; understands how to dissect a complex question and identify the relevant insights. Ability to compile and subsequently analyze large quantities of data.

• Can build framework to solve complex business problems. Ability to evaluate and change priorities often.

• Ability to build and troubleshoot financial/business models through research and analysis

• Retail or CPG or Automotive products industry experience is a plus.

• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills