Job Posting for Pricing Analyst at Pricing Analyst
Messina Group seeks a Pricing Analyst
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepares pricing and profitability analyses that support New Business efforts and are in line with renewal strategies.
Collaborates with Sales Executives, Account Managers, and Field Operations to gather and question all cost assumptions used to prepare a quote.
Works directly with Sales and Account Management to improve the financial status of current and potential clients by analyzing results and variances, identifying trends, and recommending appropriate actions.
Analyzes revenue, cost, margin, and pricing agreements while providing insight and recommendations for timely and effective business decisions.
Ensures development and improvement of standard pricing analytic report templates, presentations, methodologies, and processes through advanced analytical thought processes.
Challenges the conventional pricing methodology to improve the process and develop new approaches.
Location: Hybrid/Rolling Meadows-2 days per week
Bachelor’s degree, with preference in a quantitative analytical field such as Finance, Accounting, Math, Statistics, and Economics
4 or more years of experience in quantitative analysis solving business problems, preferably including some pricing-related experience that may include pricing management, methods, and techniques, financial analysis, and/or marketing research.
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel is required.
Prior experience working in the insurance or financial services industry is a strong plus