Posted on Mar 22, 2019 by ACCO Brands
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ACCO Brands is seeking a Pricing Analyst to join our team. The Pricing Analyst role is responsible for administration of pricing process, maintenance and analysis activities surrounding ACCO ERP systems. This position works collaboratively with Marketing, Sales, Sales Support, Item Master and IT to:
- Execute pricing strategy as directed by leadership
- Responsible for pricing data governance within ERP
- Lead creation and maintence of customer/market price lists within ERP
- Provide analytics and reporting tools to support internal functional areas
- Assist with daily activity for approvals and escalation
- Execute the process for preparing, submitting, approving and maintaining data for MSRP, invoice, exception, and other various pricing classifications
- Execute ACCO's pricing strategy into our pricing systems. Align process with pricing design within ERP
- Ensure customer prices and specific programs comply with agreed upon pricing strategy, while maintaining desired hierarchy of pricing structures.
- Utilize tools for pricing mass load activity in ACCO ERP
- Ensure pricing processes are documented and maintained.
- Data governance for pricing. Develops an advanced knowledge of data sources and requirements.
- Ensure accuracy of pricing data in ERP targeting to eliminate pricing errors and ensure correct Customer communication
- Accountable for maintaining and updating channel specific price lists. Prepare and communicate pricing updates to internal and external contacts as defined by processes.
- Assist in maintaining and updating Customer specific files on as requested basis. Deliver to Sales and Sales Support for communication to the Customer.
- Provides customer exception reporting to Sales, Sales Support and Marketing
- Daily approval and escalation activity within the Pricing Central mailbox
- Troubleshoot and resolution as business requires
- Recognizes and develops knowledge of interdependent functional areas and an understanding of how they impact pricing.
- Support system upgrades and implementations related to pricing.
- Provide process recommendations, which can fall within immediate scope of responsibility, as well as other functional other functional areas within the organization.
- Participate on teams chartered with the responsibility of improving the pricing process.
- Provides other related duties as assigned.
- Bachelor's degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics or equivalent.
- 3-5 years experience in Sales, Marketing or Finance. Pricing experience preferred.
- MS Office- Advanced Excel, Intermediate Word and PowerPoint required
- ERP experience required (Oracle/SAP preferred)
- Strong oral and written communication, multitasking and creative skills
- Ability to contribute to pricing process improvement projects by gathering information from other departments and performing ad hoc analysis
- Strong organizational skills with a disciplined approach to managing processes on a day to day basis respecting defined authority levels
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