Pricing Analyst

Pactiv   •  

Lake Forest, IL

Industry: Business Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 293 days ago

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Take ownership of pricing for assigned distribution channels and increase profitability of accounts using optimization modeling and competitive analysis.
  • Responsible for $400 mm revenue pricing by managing stock pricing and distribution contracts for large accounts.
  • Maintain and upgrade pricing optimization tool capabilities using Linear programming models.
  • Develop and maintain a bid database for assigned channels and accounts.
  • Gather and maintain competitive activity by product and market to act as a leading indicator to key strategic bids.
  • Provide in-depth analytical support to various groups within department.
  • Support business with data mining projects. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BA/BS degree preferred in a highly analytical field, such as Finance, Engineering or Computer Science AND
  • A minimum of 5 years business experience.
  • Two years experience in pricing is desirable.
  • Familiarity with a variety of pricing concepts, practices and procedures.
  • Strong technical skills and experience required.
  • Pricing/marketing models & systems and Excel required.
  • SAP, PROS Pricing, MS Access experience desirable.
  • Must have strong communication skills and ability to work with a diverse Sales and Marketing group.
  • Experience working as part of a cross-functional team is also required.