Business Analysis/Economics
066067 Requisition #
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Cost Estimator/Pricing Analyst

The Cost Estimator/Pricing Analyst will be responsible for analyzing drawings, specifications, proposals and other documentation to prepare estimates that include material cost, set-up times, labor costs and outside services. Gathered information is compiled and used to complete cost estimates that are turned into sales quotations.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Work with Revenue Manager and regional commercial management team to create customer price quotes
  • Develop cost estimates in core system or Excel based models to be used in the quotation process. Understanding and regulating all costing inputs. Works closely with all functional areas (Sales Team, Technical & Design, Operations, Customer Service), areas to maximize accuracy.
  • Participate and improve accuracy through calibration exercises with other analysts.
  • Performs single customer and multi-item analysis with assistance.
  • Monitors reports to understand and improve variance between the initial costing assumptions compared to the final costing of the product, variance between expected margins and actual margins with assistance.
  • Develop and update escalators to support raw material changes.
  • Update price files as appropriate.
  • Support and utilize division core software system as appropriate for achieving above expectations

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications
  • High School diploma.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office to include: Power Point, MS Word, and Excel.

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certification or four years of relevant business experience.
  • Corrugated packaging experience a plus
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree

Skills and Abilities
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, organizational, and customer service skills
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers or sales team.
  • Good interpersonal communication, organization & keyboarding skills, required
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Strong capacity for leading change, dealing with ambiguity and providing creative solutions
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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