Lawson Products PRICING ANALYST - Intermediate in Chicago, Illinois
PRICING ANALYST - Intermediate
Location IL - Chicago
Lawson Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Since 1952, Lawson Products has worked hard to make our customers' jobs easier by improving their operational efficiency, productivity and overall performance. As a leader in the MRO industry, we partner with customers to make sure they have the right maintenance and repair parts on hand when needed. We’re looking for a Pricing Analyst with the sharp analytical skills and the energy to work with a growing company.
Though we service accounts throughout North America, our corporate headquarters is located in Chicago, IL. We offer 401k plus vision, dental and medical benefits.
Maintain pricing, commissions, rebate and shipping data in our pricing system.
Assign pricing across product categories; coordinate effective date of price changes.
Prepare graphical representation and analysis of pricing data.
Conduct market research to inform pricing decisions for the organization.
Tackle unique, customer-specific pricing scenarios as they arise through solid judgement and a degree of creativity.
Perform additional tasks pertaining to pricing as needed.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in business, economics, statistics or related area is required.
Minimum two years of experience in finance, accounting, analytics or pricing is preferred.
Proficient in MS Office products, especially Excel (VLOOKUP, pivot tables, etc.).
Experience with SAP is a plus.
Familiarity with basic pricing concepts, best practices and procedures.
Strong analytical skills and comfort with large data sets.