CommScope, Inc. Specialist, Pricing in Joliet, Illinois
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This position requires the expertise of SAP system and CommScope Products to ensure pricing accuracy throughout the order management process. Responsible for effective monitoring and management of pricing to ensure established MPA’s, NDA’s, and Letter Agreements validities are followed, and that the information remains accurate and up to date. A high-level understanding of product and Product Lines and how they would interface with Price Groups and Net/Partial Price Lists in SAP. Accountable for uploading and maintaining SAP with appropriate pricing and discounts that are compliant with policies and procedures. This position ultimately affects revenue and must be in alignment with the goals of Sarbanes Oxley (SOX).
Generate and maintain Price Groups, Net Price Lists, and Partial Price Lists in SAP for all customers; including project pricing.
Work with Contracts, Product Line, Customer Care, and Sales to ensure that customers are notified of all price changes.
Work with Contracts to monitor all MPA’s, NDA’s, and Letter Agreements to ensure appropriate discounts/pricing are provided to customers, and ensure that we have established MPA’s, NDA’s, and Letter Agreements in place that are accurate and up to date.
Ensure the department proactively issues price lists well in advance of price list expiration dates.
Serve as point of contact for Sales when in relation to price lists and approvals.
Report and analyze price changes in SAP and communicate to relevant parties.
Responsible for absolute security of all pricing data, records and reports, and for the accuracy of pricing loaded into SAP.
Provide proper back-up to the other members of the Pricing Group, when required.
Maintain an expert knowledge of pricing and a general knowledge of production and technical matters that relate to pricing.
Provide feedback on process improvements and guidelines for efficiencies.
Support the business internally by following and maintaining SOX processes and procedures.
Carry out internal audits for further support of SOX requirements against continuous samples of data managed by the Pricing Group.
· Associate's Degree in related curriculum with a minimum of one year of relevant/related experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
Experience with SAP
Understanding of CommScope Products and Product Lines preferred
It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.