Pricing Analyst

Recruiter
Just Recruitment Group
Location
Ipswich
Salary
£18000 - £20000/annum Benefits
Posted
11 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you a highly skilled administrator with excellent Excel skills?

Are you process driven and highly organised?

Would you like to join a company that offers excellent career prospects and progression?

Key Duties:

* Ensure that the preparation, checking and delivery of quotations are delivered to the agreed internal deadlines
* Ensure the quotations are produced accurately, following the defined processes
* Work as part of a team to meet deadlines and achieve team objectives
* Seek to maximise the use of automated pricing tools
* Play an active role in the on-going improvement of systems and processes in pricing
* Ensure the analysis and information provided by the pricing team for the rest of the business is accurate and meets agreed internal deadlines
* Continually develop yourself to become a "fully effective" Pricing Analyst (including all Quotations, Reporting, Analysis and Behaviours)
* Continually learn new skills and use them to make valuable contributions to Haven Power
* Ensure sales people receive quotations and information promptly
* Identify and recommend opportunities for improvement
* Support others to achieve their own objectives (i.e. sales targets), offer advice and information with simple explanations for any reasons
* Build and maintain effective and efficient relationships within the workplace
* Set and adjust margins within delegated authority to deliver agreed revenue/profit
* Advise sales colleagues on pricing components and structures including changes to costs that may impact quotations
* Report on volumes offered/accepted, and margins achieved
* Interrogation and analysis of reports to highlight areas for improvement

Knowledge, Skills and Experience required:

Essential

* Excellent numeracy skills with particular attention to speed, accuracy and attention to detail
* Ability to work on your own initiative as well as within a team
* Excellent problem solving skills
* Supportive of colleagues helps others achieve their objectives
* Good communication and influencing skills
* Friendly service-focused professional telephone manner
* Excellent attention to detail

Desirable

Excellent IT skills in particular Excel skills
VBA /SQL experience with background in other IT fields welcome

The main purpose of the role includes:

* Delivery of quotations to deadlines
* Increased use of automation
* Efficient and timely processing of consumption data
* Examples of knowledge shared with others (incl. training)
* Delivery of pricing analysis reports to deadlines
* Perform suitable analysis and offer clear and concise conclusions
* Feedback from stakeholders
* Increased accuracy
* Supporting other teams and areas of the business
* Evidence of embracing positive changes, challenging detrimental changes and/or testing systems or helping with projects

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled pricing analyst to join a growing company and a excellent team.

In reward for your hard work and dedication you will rewarded with a competitive salary and company incentive scheme