Senior Sales Analyst

Kohler Co. - Sheboygan, WI (30+ days ago)


KOHLER Power Systems, one of the largest power generator manufacturers in the world, has delivered energy solutions worldwide since 1920. KOHLER Power Systems offers power generation equipment for residential, industrial, mobile and marine applications as well as automatic transfer switches, switchgear, monitoring controls and accessories. For more information about KOHLER Power Systems, please visit www.kohlerpower.com.

Under the direction of the Sr. Project Leader-Aftermarket Parts, KPS, the Senior Sales Analyst-Aftermarket Parts, KPS will develop, manage and execute all areas of sales analysis, strategic pricing and competitive analysis to support department’s goals and objectives. Main responsibilities include: strategic pricing analysis, sales/order reporting, set up part pricing, customer sales profiling, strategic financial analysis, on-time-delivery reporting and ad-hoc analytical projects. Lastly, maintain data base of competitive pricing intelligence to benchmark Aftermarket Parts pricing positioning in the Power Systems segment for industrial, marine and residential markets.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Drive and effectively execute the Pricing roll out and Pricing ACT every year. Analyze prior year pricing with 80/20 rule approach and product category performance.
  • Organize and drive 2 WebEx sessions with Distribution Network to train distributors and direct dealers regarding new prices.
  • Drive and manage net sales and margin performance MTD and YTD.
  • Partner with Channel Manager–Aftermarket Parts, KPS to support with critical financial information, reporting and pricing data.
  • Drive research projects for competitive pricing and monthly promotion recommendations.
  • Research and analyze pricing information from distribution network to recommend gap solutions to achieve monthly and yearly net sales goals.
  • Set up meetings and drive execution of projects with KPS partners and critical stakeholders regarding pricing, competitive data and margin positioning.
  • Operate as a central clearing point for policies and procedures regarding pricing and cost.
  • Participate in and lead training seminars for distributors and direct dealers regarding pricing.
  • Serve as the "go to" person in Aftermarket Parts to find information, answer questions and solve situations regarding strategic pricing and cost.
  • Drive ad-hoc projects and effectively execute them as requested.

Skills/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Finance, Accounting or a related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in pricing analysis, competitive intelligence and market research in global manufacturing with progressively more responsibility and a track record of results is required.
  • Must be proactive, inquisitive, analytical, a good communicator, results oriented and have good organizational, people, and leadership skills.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft office, advanced Excel knowledge (i.e.: pivot tables and analytics).
  • Experience with SAP preferred.

Why Work at Kohler Co.?

Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. We understand that it takes investment in our associates’ development to make that happen. So, we offer ongoing investment in each individual’s personal development and the opportunity to collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler.

In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision, dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more!

About Us

Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities. We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at www.kohler.com.

It is Kohler’s policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, disability or veteran status. If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact kohlerjobsATkohler.com. Kohler Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • pricing analysis: 3 years (Required)
  • sales performance analysis: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)