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Location Melbourne, Victoria Salary competitive
Sector IT Type contract

Data Scientist-FMCG Industry- Melbourne Docklands

An exciting new position for a Data Analyst/Strategic Pricing Analyst, working on an exciting project, with potential of extending your 6 month contract.

Purpose of the role: Support the pricing strategy to develop optimal price and promotional strategies for a particular food and beverage category.

Key Responsibilities & requirement:

  • Development and implementation of Price and promotional tools, models and software
  • Develop pricing dashboards using Power BI from internal financial and market pricing information
  • Apply statistical analytics to help solve price and volume trade-off decisions using advanced analytics tools e.g. R Studio or Python
  • Data management of price information in SQL database
  • Manage price increase process - Delivering sustainable price realisation performance while still supporting other levers of EBIT (Volume, Share, Revenue)
  • Incorporate brand vision, current market dynamics & competitor activity into a robust & consistent pricing strategy
  • Identify risks & opportunities on trade spend efficiency with a particular focus on embedding an ROI culture

Looking for someone with data scientist background. Must have capability in some of the following software packages: R Studio, Python, Power BI, SQL.

If this is a role that may be of interest to yourself please contact Paulina.


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