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Pricing Analyst – 6 Month Contract

Function: Pricing
Location: , Mississauga, Ontario CA
Date posted: 9/10/2019 12:08:13 PM
Type: Full-time
Permanent / Contract: Temporary
Job number: 1097342
Description
The Pricing Analyst will be reporting to the Pricing Manager, Lines of Business, this individual will be responsible for supporting sales in the development and growth of Facilities, Technology and Furniture business using our profitability and pricing models.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Responsible for the accurate product selection and pricing for all bids proposals.
Work with vendors to source new products and obtain deviated pricing where applicable.
Develop and manage competitor catalogue database.
Educates and assists sales on pricing models and strategy.
Responsible for ensuring that sales margins on acquisition opportunities are within prescribed levels.
Manage and update any information relating to our pricing and acquisition tools.
Work with Implementation team on successful opportunities to ensure accuracy in our pricing programs.
Work closely with the sales team to develop the right strategy to be successful with profitable sales growth opportunities.
Identifies and compiles strategic and account specific gross margin trends and issues. Makes recommendations to management and develops/implements corrective action plans.
Internal -Daily interaction with Sales, Marketing, Sales Managers and Directors, Designers, Project Coordinators, Furniture Operations, Category Managers and other Proposal Specialists. 
External – Frequent interaction with customers, vendors, designers and furniture installers.

Qualifications
KNOWLEDGE / SKILL REQUIREMENTS
Technical Skills:
Must possess strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Ability to work within tight timelines and negotiate price, terms and conditions for detailed and complex projects.
Janitorial/cleaning and/or PPE/safety background preferred
Furniture products knowledge /pricing background preferred
Able to work independently while contributing to a high performing team.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, and Power point) and Windows.
Experience/Knowledge in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, AutoCAD and 20/20 preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORKING CONDITIONS
Works in an office environment.  Little physical exertion required.  Travel may be required.

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS
Related University degree is preferred, but not necessary

Education: 
2 years’ experience in similar role is preferred


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