24733 | sourcing and procurement Specialst
A large manufacturing organization is seeking a qualified Procurement Specialist to join its accounting and finance team. The Procurement Specialist is responsible for working closely with sales, business development and other departments to ensure products carry the correct pricing.
Maintains all aspects of pricing, ensuring that the company business goals of growth, market share, profitability and customer satisfaction are met.
Manages the daily, weekly and monthly administrative functions required to support and validate the pricing structure.
Coordinates and maintains all Special Pricing programs and agreements.
Manages key customer account pricing for accuracy and provides quarterly overviews of the account(s).
Maintains pricing on a weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis, dependent upon the account schedule.
Manages the cost-pricing updates from Category Managers and ensures SAP is maintained in a manner to support the financial team, completing updates as necessary. Communicates the National Price List approval to Business Managers, including setting up price lists variants and price update variants. Partners with IT to automate the price updates and delivery of price lists.
Collaborates with Customer Service and business development management to ensure all system parameters are updated and reflecting accurate pricing at all times.
Provides pricing activities to Accounting, Sales and Customer Service, by working with Business Development management and the Financial Planning team.
Trains Customer Service, Sales, customers and others to understand Pricing Structures.
Investigates pricing issues for Deductions , Sales and customers.
Provides analysis to ensure competitive and acceptable pricing levels and conformity to company pricing standards.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics required
Minimum of 2 years’ experience in financial analysis related to pricing.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel & Access)
Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects
Excellent Communication skills
Strong initiative and ability to manage multiple projects as well as strong follow through skills
Ability to complete projects timely and accurately critical
Must be detail oriented with strong organizational and analytical skills
Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic environment