• Pricing Analyst

    Location US-IL-Elgin
    Job ID
    2018-4237
    Shift
    First
    Category
    Accounting/Finance
  • Overview

    The Pricing Analyst is responsible for timely processing of orders with approved pricing either via price list or seeking approvals.  The person in this position assists manager with maintenance, development, and updating price lists.

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Reviews pricing discrepancies for orders on a daily basis and contacts appropriate parties for approvals.
    • Interacts with various departments including customer service, sales and billing on issue resolution from forward buys, credits due to customers, and potential incorrect order information.
    • Assists customer service and sales with customer information regarding: freight, EDI, new items and export documentation.  Works with business managers regarding issues with shortage, order status, allowances and potential forward buys. 
    • Responsible for contracts that are overdrawn and obtaining necessary approvals and resolve to them.
    • Responsible for timely management of sample rooms to ensure integrity of products stored in them and review product/procedures with those whose samples are retained there.
    • Assists manager with entering price lists into the system.
    • Performs other duties as assigned by the Pricing Manager.
    • Responsible for manufacturing, distributing and consistently maintaining safe and quality food by following good manufacturing practices, allergen controls, food defense, HACCP and SQF requirements.
    • Responsible for immediately reporting all food safety and quality issues to your manager.
    • Responsible for partnering with others; Sharing knowledge, skills and information within your team and across functional areas.
    • Responsible for enhancing technical and functional competencies, as well as professional and leadership development.

    Qualifications

    Education, Experience & Knowledge:

    • Bachelor's degree in accounting
    • Two or more years of experience.

    Skills & Competencies:

    • Strong communication skills and ability to work with management, internal staff and customers.
    • Effective computer skills with Microsoft Office application.
    • Must be detailed and possess a solid math aptitude.
    • Strong communication skills.
    • Ability to work with management, internal staff and customers.

    Job Specific Requirements:

    In the event that the Pricing Analyst in absent, the Department Manager is responsible for providing and equally qualified person to cover this position.