Pricing Analyst

Finance Park City, Utah

Position at Backcountry

Pricing Analyst Job Description

Backcountry's Pricing Team has an opening for a Pricing Analyst. This position requires excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, retail or eCommerce business experience, and the ability to work well alone and with a team. This role is diverse and dynamic. The Pricing Analyst works closely with the Pricing Manager, SiteOps and Marketing team to ensure Promotions and Markdowns are executed accurately and successfully.


  • Execute companywide pricing changes across multiple channels to drive desired sales, margin and inventory goals. Ensure pricing is correct in emails and on various sites
  • Partner with Site Managers and Marketing counterparts to develop and execute pricing and promotional strategies   
  • Create, forecast and achieve markdown/end of life plans with support of Pricing Manager. 
  • Manage Competitive Pricing Process
  • Build strong cross functional relationships with Marketing, Merchandising, Planning, Finance, and Site Operations
  • Work cross functionally with Marketing and Visual Merch to ensure sites are appropriately merchandised and accurate discounts called out
  • Partner with Planning team to ensure we are hitting desired inventory targets through pricing actions
  • Have ability to develop clear communication of pricing changes/needs with various leads and upper management
  • Create year over year views and summarize any shifts or changes to promotional / price break calendar for cross functional teams
  • Ability to function well in an ever-changing and dynamic environment
  • Support process improvements for pricing across Pricing Team & Merchandise Team and support development of pricing toolsets
  • Support Pricing Coordinator’s workflow as needed
  • QA promo / price breaks as needed
  • Support running of reporting and analytics as needed and all other duties as assigned



  • Requires 3+ years eCommerce retail experience, knowledge of retail math and attainment of a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Able to work both independently and with a team
  • Able to develop and maintain strong working relationships and communicate well with peers and cross-functional teams
  • Flexible and adaptive to changing priorities
  • Able to perform under pressure, organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills: concisely presents complex information/recommendations in terms meaningful to various audiences
  • Advanced level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel and strong aptitude to learn technical applications quickly
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of SQL, Profimetrics, Looker, NetSuite, or similar BI Tools / Pricing software a plus
  • Retail buying, planning or related analytical experience highly recommended