Pricing Analyst

Location: Downing Street, Smethwick

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a Pricing Analyst to work cross-functionally with Finance and Sales to support the sound commercial pricing decisions, facilitate the smooth operation of pricing administration and be the single point of contact for all pricing queries and issues across the UK business.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Respond quickly to inbound pricing enquiries, liaising with the relevant team to support timely decisions
  • Proactively update price lists and price books and provide general pricing admin support
  • Manage, maintain and develop he ‘pricing card’ sales tool
  • Provide support to the sales team with pricing models for key accounts and lines of business
  • Develop and improve margin reporting at the value add and gross margin level
  • Proactively identify low or decreasing margins by account or product and work with relevant parties to address issues
  • Provide monthly reports as required by the business
  • Use CRM data to assist the pricing process where appropriate
  • Provide support when required to our overseas business.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Previous experience in a pricing or commercial role
  • Educated to degree level in a Finance / Business related discipline
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Time management and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise own workload
  • Interpersonal skills and able to communicate in a confident and professional manner
  • Proficient with IT Systems (ERP, CRM & BI) and MS packages, in particular excel