Pricing Analytics Analyst

Purchasing/ProcurementHybrid Remote, ATLANTA, Georgia


Description

Position at NAPA Auto Parts

The Analyst of Pricing Analytics supports the continuous improvement of our strategic pricing capability across the NAPA Auto Parts business. In this role, you will focus on cost-to-price modeling and other process improvement initiatives to prime the organization for large systematic changes to pricing management and execution. You will work closely with IT, pricing leadership, and consultancy partners to support and inform the execution of the pricing strategies across NAPA.

Position Performance Measures:

  • Stated value creation targets for 2022, 2023, and 2024
  • Accurately complete all assigned tasks within the schedule allotted
  • Help ensure Company meets annual sales, profit, inventory turn, and cash conversion cycle responsibilities

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Develops models and identifies areas of improvement that aligns with the goals of the pricing transformation effort
  • Deploy initiatives directly related to the value creation targets of 2022 and beyond
  • Review and refine current state processes related to day-to-day pricing activities to support goals of simplification and automation
  • Combine and organize data in a logical way utilizing SQL
  • Recommend and quantitatively test pricing strategies and deploy successes
  • Leverage the design/development of BI tools in support of business goals
  • Perform frequent and consistent status updates
  • Conduct on-demand price analysis and communicate results to leadership
  • Work closely with IT and business owners to inform and ensure the quality, accessibility, and consistency of pricing data

Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics, Econometrics, or other quantitatively rigorous fields
  • 2 + years of experience or equivalent in the field of pricing, merchandising / category management, or finance

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Experience developing ad hoc analysis dashboards utilizing BI Tools
  • SQL and relational database experience
  • Ability to work independently, manage small engagements or parts of large engagements
  • Team player helping to build a continuous improvement culture
  • Working knowledge of statistical analysis techniques
  • High level of initiative, curiosity and potential to go beyond the described role as the team responsibilities evolve.
  • Experience with analytics to evaluate and optimize business processes
  • Automotive parts experience

GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.