Pricing/Cost Analyst in Piscataway, NJ at Vaco

Date Posted: 6/2/2019

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Job Description

Our client, located near Piscataway, NJ is adding a Pricing/Cost Analyst to the team.

In this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Providing strategic and consistent pricing guidance by using pricing and cost estimating tools to develop new, accurate and revised item estimates for new business opportunities.
  • Working closely with the engineering team and sales team to ensure timely and accurate quotes and estimates
  • Monitor the results of pricing decisions by evaluating performance in relation to budget and profit margins and communicating with internal departments regularly
  • Analyze market trends, including competitors' prices, consumer habits, marketing strategies and profitability
  • Revise pricing decisions if necessary, and proactively monitor products' performance to determine whether reevaluation is needed
  • Implement pricing tools to develop and provide pricing and cost estimating guidance for the Business management team.
  • Structure and execute various pricing/cost analyses by product lines and manufacturing sites.
  • Develop and maintain a robust set of metrics to evaluate and monitor the progress of the pricing/margin strategy

Requirements for the position include:

  • Minimum of 4 years cost and pricing experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Accounting, Finance
  • Experience with Job Costing, Bills of Material, and the understanding of the operation and other departments how they all interrelate.

This is an excellent direct-hire, permanent role with outstanding benefits and the opportunity to grow with the company.