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Senior GIS Brand Pricing Statistician

Date: Oct 12, 2021

Location: CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013 LAKE FOREST, IL, US, 60045-5201

Company: Grainger Businesses

Grainger is a global leading broad line supplier of facilities maintenance products serving businesses and institutions. Our 18,000 employees are driven to serve customers and the community in exceptional ways focusing on delivering the highest level of service. The Grainger team works closely with customers to better understand their challenges and provide cost-saving solutions. Grainger's employees serve customers more than 115,000 times every day through multiple channels. As part of a high-performing team, you’ll be able to develop your talents, and make a difference. Grainger is a Fortune 500 company and a perennial member of Fortune magazine's Most Admired Companies list.

 

Primary Function:

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 & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for testing, analyzing 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, Legal, Product Management, Brand Segments, Investments, Finance and Enterprise Systems.
  • Working with Pricing Leader, coordinate and collaborate with Contract, Quotes, Legal and Finance partners to ensure compliance with laws and contractual commitments.
  • 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 & 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.
  • 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.            

             

 

 

EEOC Statement

Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.