Responsible for developing financial analytics to identify key market trends and translate them into impact on business activities. Understands current market trends and competitor actions, enabling ProBuild to proactively capitalize on market opportunities.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develops financial analytics and drives market research and competitive analyses.
Prepares quantitative and qualitative reports to develop market sizing, market strategies and programs, product requirements, pricing, positioning, service and operational strategies.
Participates in creating consistent methodologies and frameworks for identifying and assessing market risks and opportunities.
Develops segmentation, predictive & business analyses using SAS in a large data warehouse environment.
Designs research plans against business objectives, timelines and budget for operations or unique business activities.
Presents learning and insights as a basis for strategic decision making to Executive Team, Marketing and Finance peers.
Works across the organization to partner in developing consistent segment-level strategies for acquiring, profitably serving, and growing market opportunities.
Understands and observes all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attends periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures.
Other duties may be assigned.
Knowledgeable in market and product research, competitive analysis and best-practices investigation
Strong modeling skills including the development of cluster analysis, logistic regression, linear regression techniques (GLM), forecasting and time series analyses.
Strong analytical, reasoning, and strategic thinking
Strong written and oral presentation / communication skills – the ability to convey complex information simply and clearly to senior business leaders
Ability to make complex business decisions
Ability to exhibit flexibility and adapt quickly
Attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Strong financial and reporting acumen
Demonstrated ability to self-direct, analyze, evaluate, and form independent judgments
Collaboration / teamwork skills
Excellent project management skills
Knowledge of building industry a plus
Bachelor's degree; MBA preferred. Minimum of seven (7) years of professional business experience with a minimum of three (3) years prior experience in market research/strategy; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
o Work is in an office setting and generally sedentary with physical effort associated with using a computer, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.
o Occasionally required to lift up to 25 pounds and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects.
o Occasional travel may be required.
ProBuild - 20 months ago
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