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Job Title:
Product & Pricing Assistant
West Midlands
14-15,000 basic salary
The Opportunity
Our client, based near Blackheath, is one of the UKs leading distributors of wholesale toiletries, household goods, cleaning products, pharmaceuticals, health care, fragrances, cosmetics, make-up, hair & beauty and wines. As part of their ongoing expansion plans they are seeking a Product & Pricing Assistant whose main responsibilities will include:
The Role
Creating & updating a price list (PLOF) with products from all of their suppliers for their UK and export customers - this will include an editable PDF version for on-line and web-site use.
Analyse & report on lost sales and product demand via the PLOF to maximise sales opportunities.
Manage the magazine production process (monthly), generating the pricing, pack quantities, listing number and offers on a spread-sheet and pulling together all product photography, proof reading and liasing with the Design Agency on production & publishing.
Be fully responsible for the monthly offers for the cash & carry, working with the Managing Director and Chairman.
Produce and manage the data base for all cash & carry and internet customers, and send out regular offers via post and email.
Create a customer loyalty scheme for cash & carry customers and keep the scheme updated.
Conduct on-going research & analysis relating to competitors, including product, marketing, sales & pricing strategies, to ensure products are competitive in performance & pricing in both the UK and export markets.
The Candidate
To apply for this role you should have the following skills/attributes:
High level computer skills - MS Office products
Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
Experience managing and analysing spreadsheets.
Solid presentation skills - can create presentations and reports independently from own research.
Strong communication skills - both written and verbal.
Exceptionally customer-centric with a desire to be involved in business growth.
Willingness to travel.
An interest in marketing and/or product management & pricing would be beneficial.
You should ideally be educated to a minimum of A or HND level.
To Apply
Send your CV to Carl Booth at c.booth@swindaleparks.co.uk