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Pricing Analyst

Type: Temporary
Benefits: Weekly pay, online payslips.
Job Ref: PL18792
Posted: 26/04/2021Apply Now

Job Description

Wise Employment are currently recruiting for a Pricing Analyst to join the Margin Protection department for one of Plymouth’s fastest growing companies.

As a Pricing Analyst, you will be a proactive problem solver, assisting in developing, implementing and maintaining margin protection and oversight strategies.


  • Assisting in margin protection and oversight strategies against 3 key areas. These being:
    • Calculated Margin
    • Transactional Margin
    • Analysis of Store Profit & Margin
  • Working with teams within Buying, Supply Chain and Retail to define and prioritise requirements
  • Product pricing and margin analytics
  • Competitor pricing analytics
  • Product FIFO and elasticity analytics
  • Department margin analytics
  • Ongoing analysis on purchase orders and company order book
  • Ensure store turnover, profit and margin is on target vs company objectives.
  • Provide recommendation based on analytical data on best and poor performing products
  • Provide meaningful reports to the Head of Margin Protection & Analytics, recommending appropriate actions, with the aim of enhancing profit and margin
  • Promoting a margin protection culture within the business
  • Conduct investigations into identified areas of concern
  • Provide feedback, findings and make recommendations for improved processes and procedures related to enhancing margin protection
  • Assist others in the validation of Companywide project proposals & business cases which involve capital or other significant expenditure


  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Analytical and commercially minded
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong prioritisation and timekeeping skills to achieve deadlines
  • Comfortable communicating with all levels of colleagues
  • Proven experience in measuring performance
  • Proficient in Microsoft programs

This a temporary to permanent role working Monday to Friday 845am until 530pm and offers a competitive rate of pay.

In return, this role will offer the opportunity to work in a modern office, onsite parking and company discount.

If you are looking for an exciting challenge and feel you meet the above requirements then please send us your CV to Plymouth@wiseemployment.co.uk  or call us on 01752603800                           

We look forward to hearing from you today! 

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