Posted: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 4:05 AM
Responsible for providing input to the development and execution of Grainger's price delivery strategy across GIS Brand segments. The alignment to our go:to:market strategy and pricing strategy is clearly aligned to the company growth and profitability goals.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
:This job is an individual contributor and has no direct reports
:Responsible for leading analysis and developing insights to support the testing and optimizing pricing strategies, programs and tactics.
:Help to manage implementation of various pricing strategy elements with consideration of financial, system, internal process and customer related metrics.
:Liaison and subject matter expert for the pricing team working with key business partners: Sales, Sales Support, Marketing, Offer Development, Legal, Product Management, Finance and Enterprise Systems.
:Help to establish and manage practices and protocols necessary to facilitate consistent pricing reviews and decision:making.
:Develop and manage ongoing process to assess opportunities to improve and automate customer pricing processes, pricing policy compliance and reporting.
Preferred Education and Experience
:A four:year degree, or its equivalent, in a business curriculum, preferably marketing, economics or statistics. MBA or MS in applied quantitative or statistical methods is ideal.
:3:5 years' experience in a related field preferred
:Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking skills.
:Complete knowledge of database analysis tools and techniques, including SQL, SAS, SPSS, Access and Excel.
:At least 2 years of practical experience in a large corporate setting, including demonstrated ability to collaborate and influence multiple stakeholders
:Written and oral communication skills to present clear and concise conclusions and recommendations to a variety of audiences.
:Organizational skills to coordinate and complete multiple and varied projects.
Work conditions are typical of an office environment
The GIS Pricing Statistician will play a role in the development and refinement of Grainger's GIS pricing strategy. In conjunction with the Pricing leaders, the individual in this role will provide input to decisions that impact the efficiency, effectiveness, implementation and customer impact associated with the evolution of Grainger's pricing strategy.
Grainger is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
• Location: Chicago, lake forest
• Post ID: 82409612 chicago