The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, Finance & Pricing Strategy in New York, New York

Manager, Finance & Pricing Strategy

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies Corporate Departments

Description

PRINCIPLE OBJECTIVE:

To help develop and enhance Strategic Pricing capabilities across Estee Lauder Companies through collaboration with Marketing and Finance teams to develop 3 year pricing plans, new product price positioning and new market pricing strategies.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

1)Collaborate with multiple Brand Marketing and Finance teams to ensure the development of 3 year pricing plans, with rigor and discipline. Requires strong communication skills and project management experience to ensure deadlines are met.

2)Coordinate and project manage cross regional (Brand Marketing) efforts to develop price strategies and capture price points for new products and new markets.

3)Analyze global, regional, and local market pricing and consumer trends (ELC brands and competition) in support of conducting periodic portfolio reviews by Brand and Region

4)Develop excel tools to capture and model financial impact of Pricing strategies (ROI, P&L implications, Net Sales, Margins etc.)

5)Conducting external competitive benchmarking and consumer trend research as needed to support pricing proposals or provide “post-mortems” insights

6)Serve as one of the thought leaders in development of pricing strategies.

7)Responsible for teaching, coaching & training business partners on analytical tools

Qualifications

1)Excellent analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills

2)Must have experience working with and analyzing large amounts of data, with excellent computer skills, particularly Excel and PowerPoint. SAP knowledge preferable

3)Motivated self-starter with ability to manage multiple tasks; strong project management skills

4)Strong team orientation with ability to build and manage cross functional relationships

5)Excellent oral and written communication skills, particularly in communicating with senior management

6)Positive learning attitude and flexible disposition

7)BA/BS in Finance/Marketing and minimum of 5 years relevant work experience

8)MBA and 2 yrs. of Management Consulting / Industry experience preferred

9)Additional familiarity with international & global financial concepts (VAT, FX, etc.) preferable

10)Must be familiar with marketing concepts & product positioning, preferably in prestige consumer goods industry

Job: Finance & Accounting

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Job Number: 165104