Analyst Pricing Strategy

Requisition ID: 54425
Career Group: Corporate Office Careers
Job Category: Merchandising Services
Travel Requirements: 0 - 10%
Country: Canada (CA)
Province: Nova Scotia (CA-NS)
City: Stellarton
Location: Foord St. Office
Postal Code:
A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton's Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.
Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys' purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.
All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.
Job Description
  • Coordinate, collect and analyze competitive retail prices
  • Complete analysis and put forward suggestions to improve financial results, processes and business improvements
  • Manage regular margins for assigned merchandising categories through system and data base applications to ensure that gross margins targets for categories are achieve
  • Maintain regular retail pricing strategy for assigned merchandising categories using RPO and SAP
  • Maintain and review all costing/retail documentation to ensure integrity
  • Review pricing index reports and offer suggestions to maintain targets
  • Analyze Neilsen, SAP, BW, IRI, CIS, and governance reports and put forward suggestions and opportunities in the area of regular pricing
  • Run price optimization scenarios and offer suggestions to category management to maximize sales and profitability
  • Responsible for third party pricing issue resolution and assist in supporting stores to resolve issues
  • Responsible for third party pricing issue resolution and assist in supporting stores to resolve issues
  • Responsible to suggest prices to maximize margins by identifying and preventing price or audit issues that negatively impact store margins
  • Review/capture pricing strategies with Category Manager
  • Review/capture retail price changes/impacts with Quebec Category Managers

Job Requirements
  • An Undergraduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience or a DEC and a minimum of 4 years relevant experience
  • SAP experience or analytical aptitude to mainframe systems is preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Working knowledge of CMA, Health Check and Product Performance
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.
While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.
We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.
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