Team Leader, Pricing (Conversion and Validation)
Sysco - Texas

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Overview:
SBS Pricing Conversion and Validation is primarily responsible for the migration of customer pricing rules and
data from Sysco's legacy system to an enterprise wide SAP based solution.

If you are currently a Pricing Manager, Assistant Controller, Pricing Account Executive or have Pricing Managerial familiarity and would like to utilize your OpCo experience to help Sysco Business Services (SBS) deliver accurate customer pricing as well as develop knowledge of future state pricing at Sysco...then this is the position for you!

In the role of Pricing Leader, you will lead a group of 15 team members and have the opportunity to develop your career at Sysco. You will also gain exposure to broadline and specialty companies across North America. Your success and commitment as a leader will ensure that Sysco continues to provide superior customer service.

If you are someone who is excited about this new opportunity, who wants to be part of Sysco's evolution, and who wants to help shape the future of Sysco's newest operating company, then we encourage you to apply today!

Responsibilities:DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leads a Pricing Team within the Sales Support organization of Sysco Business Services (Sysco's North American shared service center)
Provides daily direction and support to Pricing Associate staff including:
Provide pricing expertise, guidance in pricing system use (SAP), troubleshooting support, and issue escalation
Delegate work and coordinates activities of staff members
Oversee and ensures quality and timeliness of activities required to update pricing rules
Serve as a point of pricing issue escalation

Leads and develops the team:
Support recruiting, staffing, training and onboarding processes
Assist with employee goal setting and completes performance evaluations for assigned staff
Oversee team time management and scheduling processes
Perform other supervisory responsibilities as appropriate
Provides support to the Sysco sales force and SBS call center team by troubleshooting price calculations and anwering pricing inquiries
Leads team efforts to identify improvement opportunities and continuously improve Pricing team performance
Coordinates other Sysco organizations as appropriate (e.g. Sysco Sales Force, SBS Agreement Services, SBS Call Center, Sysco Corporate)

Qualifications:REQUIRED MINIMUM EDUCATION:
High School or Equivalent

PREFERRED EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree

REQUIRED MINIMUM EXPERIENCE:
3-5 years progressive experience in pricing administration or cost management.
Or Bachelor's degree and at least 2 years related pricing or accounting experience.
At least 1 year of supervisory experience.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
Previous experience in foodservice or the foodservice distribution industry
Previous experience with Profit Management, Contract Sales or Accounting.

CERTIFICATIONS AND/OR TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Basic computer proficiency and experience with Microsoft Office
SAP software experience preferred

ABILITIES AND SKILLS:
Understands pricing as directed by Sysco sales force and selects and applies the correct price rules and calcuations
Strong math and analytical skills
Understands and interprets customer agreements, contracts and pricing terms and conditions
Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Ability to independently and proactively resolve problems within established parameters.
Ability to research information, and analyze data to arrive at valid conclusions for recommending plans of action.
Ability to prepare reports and present ideas clearly and concisely to all levels of the organization both orally and written.
Ability to exercise considerable judgment and discretion in establishing and maintaining good working relationship with both internal and external clients.

KEY INTERNAL/EXTERNAL CONTACTS:
  • Sysco Sales force
  • SBS Call Center
  • SBS Agreement Services
  • Sysco Corporate
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk and use hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and telephone to talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
WORK ENVIRONMENT
  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
NOTICE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only tasks to be performed by the employee in this job. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
This job description supersedes prior job descriptions.

Sysco offers excellent benefits including PPO Insurance, 401k Plan, Stock Purchase Plan, Product Purchase Discounts, and much more! Drug Screen. EOE.

Please be aware that this is a Smoke-Free campus.

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