Pricing Project Leader

Penske Reading , PA 19601

Posted 2 weeks ago

Description:

Position Summary:

A Penske Pricing Project Leader drives pricing and process improvement initiatives across all product lines and across functional areas including Operations, Maintenance, IT, and Finance.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Identification of pricing and process improvement opportunities in various business units through the effective deployment of business analysis, financial analysis, industry best practice and statistical tools

  • Participation in strategic pricing planning sessions providing both process and pricing expertise to complex business opportunities

  • Identification and execution of business process improvement project that will eliminate defective processes, better control pricing inputs, increase pricing competitiveness and improve the bottom line

  • Construction of business and pricing models that incorporate effective break even analysis, process risk modeling, market based analytics and linear/multiple regression analysis

  • Creation, execution and management of effective project plans incorporating professional level planning tools, teamwork, team building and facilitation skills

  • Efficient deployment of quality/statistical analytical tools including visualization depictions, variation analysis, design of experiment and effective process control plans to sustain improvements after project completion.

  • Other projects as assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications:

  • 3 or more years of general business or analytical experience required

  • Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Math, Computer Science, or Economics required

  • Master's Degree Business Administration, Math, Computer Science, or Economics preferred

  • 2 years of Six Sigma/Quality experience preferred

  • Required skills include: Analytical, Detail Oriented, Initiative/Drive, Presentation Skills, Time Management, and Leadership skills

  • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

  • Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

Physical Requirements:

  • The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Penske Truck Leasing

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 260,000 vehicles, employs more than 29,000 people, and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 100 Gundy Drive Reading, PA

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Reading

Job: Finance/Accounting

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Finance/Accounting

Req ID: 1810042


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