Senior Analyst, Category Pricing

Date: Jun 8, 2023

Location: Hybrid, IL, US, N/A LAKE FOREST, IL, US, 60045-5201 CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013

Company: Grainger Businesses

Grainger is a leading broad line distributor with operations primarily in North America, Japan and the United Kingdom. We achieve our purpose, We Keep the World Working®, by serving more than 4.5 million customers with a wide range of products that keep their operations running and their people safe. Grainger also delivers services and solutions, such as technical support and inventory management, to save customers time and money.


We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. As one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For, we have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way with Grainger today.


Position Details:

You will help implement product pricing, collect the needed quantity of high-quality inputs to support pricing decisions, analyze pricing inputs and outcomes- identifying the pros and cons to support final pricing decisions.

You will report to the Senior Manager, Category Pricing.


You Will:

  • Implement and maintain product pricing for a portion of the Grainger Product Assortment
  • Collaborate with partners including Merchandising, Supplier Management, Cross Reference Services, Marketing and others to collect and maintain the needed amount of high-quality inputs to price the assortment
  • Perform analytics on pricing scenarios and present the pros and cons for each
  • Monitor the Industrial/MRO Market Environment and identify Macro trends that would indicate the need for a pricing action
  • Learn about the products in our assortment, our customers and how our customers use those products


You Have:

  • BA/BS or equivalent required
  • 3+ years of analytical experience: Excel (can perform complex functions),Teradata, SQL
  • Experience using technical skills to draw insights from large amounts of data
  • Experience working in teams with dynamic, analytics-driven, multi-channel work environments
  • Systemic thinking skills
  • High-level knowledge of the MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Operations) industry and industrial products a plus


Rewards and Benefits:

With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year
  • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period
  • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement
  • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical and social wellbeing programs


DEI Statement

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