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Pricing Administrator

Watford, Hertfordshire

Excellent + Bonus + Benefits

  1. Permanent

5/14/2021 12:00:00 AM

31587

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We are currently recruiting for a Pricing Administrator to join our wider Commercial Data Operations Team, in our head office in Watford.

The purpose of the role is to support the Commercial teams and the wider business by delivering business critical analysis, allowing the business to practice data led decision making. Achieve this by clear and concise communication of occasionally complex information, suitable for various audiences, to support the commercial teams on a wide variety of areas. These will include price and promotions, competitor prices, promotions and range, and a wide variety of other business metrics. This will allow the Wickes business to adapt and thrive in the fast moving world of modern retail,  increasing customer loyalty, sales, profit and market share.


This role is primarily a data entry role, within the role your main responsibilities will include collecting and entering data in databases and maintaining accurate records of valuable company information:

 

Role overview:

  • See your product through its journey from its original source, anywhere in the world, right through to it being put onto the shelves in one of our stores

  • Maintain and update records within various management information systems

  • Update the system with products discounts/support on a regular basis

  • Assist Pricing Manager with general queries relating to pricing

  • Day to day responsibilities including liaison with commercial teams, creating information to ensure our products are correctly inputted into the system

  • Working across various different systems within the role so it important for you to be detail oriented

  • Dealing with sensitive nature on a day to day basis

  • You will have to work to tight deadlines

  • From day one you can expect to be trusted with real responsibility, as this role is vital within our business.

  • Provide administrative support to ensure all pricing requirements are met within set SLA`s

  • Responsible for the conversion and uploading of price changes

 

Specific responsibilities - Product

 

  • See your product through its journey from its original source, anywhere in the world, right through to it being put onto the shelves in one of our stores

  • Insert customer and account data by inputting text based and numerical information from source documents within time limits

  • Compile, verify accuracy and sort information according to priorities to prepare source data for computer entry

  • Review data for deficiencies or errors, correct any incompatibilities if possible and check output

  • Research and obtain further information for incomplete documents

  • Apply data program techniques and procedures

  • Generate reports, store completed work in designated locations and perform backup operations

  • Scan documents and print files, when needed

  • Keep information confidential

  • Respond to queries for information and access relevant files

  • Comply with data integrity and security policies

  • Ensure proper use of office equipment and address any malfunctions



Specific responsibilities - Price

 

  • Update the system with products discounts/support on a regular basis

  • Assist Pricing Manager with general queries relating to pricing

  • Provide administrative support to ensure all pricing requirements are met within set SLA`s

  • Responsible for the conversion and uploading of price changes

  • Receiving and evaluating pricing information from suppliers

  • Analysing cost changes and the potential impact on the business

  • Managing product and pricing data on the in-house systems

  • Working with colleagues to decide costing strategies

  • Calculating process for customers

  • Managing customer requirements and resolving queries

  • Resolving pricing issues

  • Cost

  • Retail

  • Trackers

  • Stakeholders IT and commercial

  • Campaign and ad hoc

  • Limits 51%/30%


What are we looking for:

The ideal candidate will be adaptable, have good time management, enjoy problem solving and have a cheerful office demeanour. As a part of a hard working, dedicated team you will need the confidence to build relationships, be prepared to work at pace, hold your own under pressure and most of all not be afraid to get stuck in. We are also looking for:

  • Extensive administration or retail experience

  • Excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills

  • Highly organised, methodical and has high attention to detail

  • Able to work under pressure to tight deadlines

  • Self-motivated and able to problem solve

  • Highly proficient in IT systems - MS Applications

  • Ability to understand and write technical documentation

  • Proven data entry work experience, as a Data entry operator or Office clerk

  • Experience with MS Office and data programs

  • Familiarity with administrative duties

  • Experience using office equipment

  • Typing speed and accuracy

  • Excellent knowledge of correct spelling, grammar and punctuation

  • Confidentiality

  • Organisation skills, with an ability to stay focused on assigned tasks


What can we offer you:


Wickes’ culture is second to none; it's a collaborative, down to earth, fun and exclusive environment where people feel part of a winning team. All our colleagues come from different backgrounds, but what we all have in common is a determination to succeed and a passion for being the best we can be. If that sounds like you, we will make you feel right at home.


Please note: All offers of employment are subject to DBS / background checks.


Please contact us if you require any adjustments within the application process, wickesrecruit@wickes.co.uk  If you require any reasonable adjustments at the interview stage you will have an opportunity to inform us when we invite you to interview.


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