Caterpillar, Inc. Price List Analyst in Lafayette, Indiana
Price List Analyst
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The Global Power Solutions division currently has a Price List Analyst in Oil & Gas' Technical Marketingteam located in Lafayette, IN. In this role, you will use a unique blend oftechnical and marketing skills used to facilitate the introduction ofCaterpillar products to our dealer network. Work completed as part of this position is considered a critical pieceof the technical information needed to help facilitate the sale of engine,engine and generator packages, transmission, well service pumps and otherproducts into the Oil & Gas market.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Act as liaison between Engineering and Marketing
Work directly with Engineering to define product structure
Identify and resolve issues with existing price list
Develop a working understanding of the entire price list creation process
Work with downstream groups responsible for translating price list structure into Caterpillar's ERP (Engineering Resource Planning) system
Facilitate communications with Caterpillar dealers regarding price list changes and introduction schedule
Work with NPI (New Product Introduction) managers to ensure timely launch of products
Gain experience with Business Intelligence data gathering and reporting tools
Utilize problem solving skills to improve workflow velocity through the use of automation
One of the following educational and experience levels:
2 year Associates degree 4 years of experience job-related
4 year degree 2 years of experience job-related
4 year technical degree (Engineering or Engineering Technologies from any discipline and/or Computer Science degree)
One of the following problem solving capabilities:
Experience with one of the more common problem solving methodologies (Eight Discipline Method (known as 8D or Ford Method), Five Why methodology, Kaizan, Lean Six Sigma, Failure Mode and/or Effects Analysis (FMEA)
- Experience with Caterpillar and/or other Heavy Industry's product lines
Top Candidates Will Also Have:
Experience in technical writing
Experience with creation of marketing material
Ability to identify process improvements of existing processes
Ability to create new workflows that utilize advancements in present day technologies
Strong desire to lead the adoption of new methodologies
Capable of influencing and building consensus in order to meet business objectives
Experience with one of the following reporting tools: (Power BI, Tableau, SAP's Web Intelligence)
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers .
Primary Location United States-Indiana-Lafayette
Unposting Date: Apr 29, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
Req ID: 180003T5