Pricing Analyst

  • Location:

    Feltham

  • Sector:

    Office support

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25k per year

  • Job ref:

    AE-25511

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-28

  • Startdate:

    2018-11-30 00:00:00

Description:
Working as part of a proactive Pricing team and alongside the Program Managers this role is responsible for monitoring and maintaining the company’s pricing strategy with a focus on remaining competitive within the market, whilst ensuring maximum profitability for the company.
 
 Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Monitor competitor activity in the marketplace taking note of promotional activity and price changes
  • Use internet-based price comparison tools
  • Develop and maintain a competitor pricing database
  • Maintain competitive pricing by analysing products against the market and adjusting as and when required with the aim of maximising overall GP%
  • Chase all pricing enquires from internal stakeholders as well as customers to ensure all discrepancies and concerns are dealt with promptly and efficiently
  • Review retail and trade pricing on an ad-hoc basis for the purchasing team when new price files are supplied by vendors
  • Work within and develop internal systems to effectively manage pricing matrix’s and GP%
  • Work with other Pricing Analysts, Program Managers, Purchasing & Product Manager on new product pricing to ensure a balance between profitability and competitiveness is achieved

 The Candidate:
To fulfil this role we require an organised, focused individual with excellent mathematical and data processing skills. The candidate will also be required to have the following:

  • Good communication skills
  • Must be self motivated and able to work individually and as part of a team
  • Must be accurate and organised
  • Must be able to liaise with and obtain information from colleagues
  • Excellent mathematical ability
  • Computer literate with an excellent understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel & Access and able to learn new software
  • Confidence to ask questions when unsure

Hours of Work 0900 TO 1700
Benefits Package to be discussed