Sr. Pricing and Contracts Financial Analyst - Retail Industry

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Location
Reading, Pennsylvania
Industry
Accounting & Auditing
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 55,000 - US$ 60,000 per year, $55k - 60k per year + none
Ref. Number
S_24250
Contact
Baez-Medina, Yanira, Spherion
Phone
484.335.1000
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Job Description

Sr. Pricing and Contract Financial Analyst II

DIRECT REPORTS: None

SCOPE & BASIC FUNCTION: Primary focus is to oversee the administration of policy and procedures for customer pricing and marketing support contracts. Manage monthly balance sheet and P&L reconciliation. Provide management review to forecast accurate program costs, margin targets, and customer discount structures to ensure successful financial tracking. Analyze and test for pricing disparities between customers and programs.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Ensure monthly Customer Program Funds are reconciled to the customer program ledger each accounting close.
- Facilitate the review of contractual documents by the various functional departments and act as the central point for collection and accrual.
- Acts as the point of contact related to contractual and compliance issues and is primary interface to Sales Leadership.
- Proactively seek opportunities to streamline pricing and contract processes.
- Audit for adherence to both pricing and customer agreements.
- Monitors, tracks and documents contract financial performance; Develop and implement internal status review.
- Support the generation, review, maintenance, analysis and distribution of customer pricing in appropriate systems. Plan and conduct employee training.
OTHER FUNCTIONS:
- Performs other duties as assigned

Working hours: 40

Skills:
-EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/OTHER SKILLS:
--10-years' experience implementing and managing contracts and price/margin, preferably with retail customers
--Contracts and pricing execution and monitoring/metrics knowledge
--Bachelor's Degree required with a minimum of a minor in Accounting
--Experience with preparing journal entries and account work papers/reconciliations
--Ability to communicate with management and peers
--Organizational skills and attention to detail
--Proficient with MS Office applications - Excel & Access required

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