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Pricing Analyst at Huntsman in Houston, Texas

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Job Description:

Job Description:

We are currently looking for a dynamic individual as a Pricing Analyst for our Performance Products division located at our Corporate Headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas.

As a Pricing Analyst, you'll be responsible for suggesting, developing, running, and improving analytical tools and models to identify Pricing-related Contribution Margin ("CoMa") opportunities and to support the Price Excellence activities in general. Identify, capture, analyse and organize in clear messages market and competitive information from internal and external sources to support pricing decisions

What will be expected from you?
  • Act as analytic thought partner and IT reference for PE coordinator and Commercial leaders on pricing issues
  • Ensure Pricing and Project data reliability, transparency and consistency across geographic regions
  • Develop and run performance tracking tools and reports based on agreed KPIs. Translate these findings into clear guidelines for corrective action plans and performance dialogues
  • Provide monthly/quarterly reporting using various systems (Excel, Tableau, etc.) to accelerate the deployment of existing pricing initiatives such as Data-Driven Value Pricing
  • Develop and run analytical tools and models (using Excel, SQL, R,…) that help identify pricing excellence opportunities
  • Leverage multiple reporting systems and databases to provide actionable insights through reporting and analytics (CoMa improvement)
  • Convert Raw Material and Commodity price movements into actionable pricing information
  • Work with Marketing, Procurement, and Product managers to build monthly/quarterly dashboards that consolidate market and competitive information into actionable pricing tools
  • Be the point of contact for internal or external IT and software discussions and evaluations


What are we looking for in the ideal candidate?
  • Bachelor or graduate degree in a quantitative field (e.g. statistics, engineering, econometrics, mathematics), computer science or business
  • 1-3 years of professional work experience in a data and analysis role or as junior consultant in a management consultancy firm
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills required. Candidate should be able to create and use pivot tables, use advanced functions including VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP, Macros and VBA
  • Expertise of modelling techniques, e.g., regression, segmentation
  • Experience with statistical programming software like SAS, R, equivalents and SQL is a plus
  • Experience is visualization software (tableau, …)
  • Strong research and synthesis skills (e.g., translate analysis and facts into implications and recommendations)
  • Pragmatic, action-oriented and impact driven
  • Pricing experience and/or additional broader product or sales experience is a plus
  • Proactive curiosity to understand the "Why" behind performance, decisions, etc.
  • Demonstrated passion around data accuracy and understanding of business
  • Communicating insights clearly



What can we offer you?

Huntsman offers unsurpassed opportunities to build a successful future. We are a global specialty chemical company with locations in 30 countries around the world, employing approximately 10,000 associates. Our diverse portfolio creates a range of career fields including manufacturing, research and development, technical services, sales and marketing, customer service - and the list goes on. The successful candidate will receive a competitive compensation and will be eligible to participate in a comprehensive benefits package which includes: medical, vision and dental, basic life insurance, AD&D insurance, and 401K. Here, you can make an impact and make a difference. Come join us.

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