Working as part of our clients Commercial Team, this is both an analytical and a data maintenance role. The role will support the Pricing Manager to develop improved pricing processes and to help enhance and protect company margin.
The primary role will be maintaining the pricing database and ensuring the pricing of the products are correct. This will include price queries, margin checking and managing the price increases.
- Analyse pricing activity, margins & rebates to produce reports and insights which help enhance and protect company margin
- Analyse incoming data, identify any areas of concern that need to be reconciled and liaise with key contacts within the business to ensure actionable outputs
- Support the Pricing Manager and Category Managers by providing guidance on pricing/costing activities, interacting as required with relevant stakeholders across the business
- Assist the Pricing Manager in maintaining the pricing database in order to ensure that all products are listed with the correct price, range discount and margins
- Monitor competitor pricing & promotional activities on a regular basis
- Build effective working relationships with colleagues within the team and promote a team working environment
- Key pricing and product data administrative tasks such as supplier rebates, category reporting, monitoring of competitor prices, approving customer terms and responsibility of the pricing mailbox.
The knowledge and experience you’ll need
- High level proficiency in the use of Excel, strong Powerpoint skills. Proficiency in MS-Access desirable
- High attention to detail, strong analytics and track record in manipulating data to drive decision making
- Ability to handle high volume of data analysis at a rapid pace, generating pricing and margin insights.
- Team player, flexibility and adaptability to a varied role, able to meet deadlines, good communication skills and customer-focused
- Experienced in a similar role
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