Pricing Contracts Specialist

Posted 05 Sep 2019

St. Louis, Missouri - United States

Req Id 195967


A career with MilliporeSigma is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 52,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For more than 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others. MilliporeSigma is a business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

Your role:

This Sales Support position involves working in a dynamic, fast paced, high energy, and rewarding team environment. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring each transaction is processed within MilliporeSigma guidelines, values and customer specifications. As a Pricing Analyst, you must have the ability to learn and master a number of different skill sets. 

In this role you will execute, maintain, and resolve issues relating to customer specific pricing and freight programs negotiated by sales and marketing within appropriate systems, including but not limited to SAP, Oracle, Lotus Notes, Vendavo, and Interact with sales team to provide daily end-user support for pricing systems and processes. Serve as a subject matter expert and educate sales and marketing personnel regarding pricing processes, required documentation, and the pricing and freight capabilities of the ERP and pricing systems. Review contract, agreement and RFP/RFQ/RFI proposals for pricing, freight and rebate offerings and determine whether offerings are supportable by current processes and systems and help prepare the formal response to the customer.


The Pricing Contracts Specialist will also track expiration dates of contracts, pricing and freight programs and provide performance reporting to assist sales personnel in the preparation of new and/or revised programs for customers. Prepare pricing and/or freight impact, savings, and performance reports in support of agreement and contract activities and requirements. Assist in improving pricing systems and processes and in measuring the impact of improvements.


This person produces work that is well executed, accurate, and attentive to detail and take initiative and ownership of your work to ensure best-in-class service and respond to inquiries and resolve issues quickly, competently, and professionally.


Interacts extensively in a team environment and interfaces with supporting departments including Research and Applied Sales, Customer Service, Research Sales Support, E-Catalog, Cash and Collections, and Customer Master. Adapt quickly to frequently changing applications and departmental and divisional policies and procedures. Be flexible with the work schedule to meet the needs of the organization as required. Learn about and realize our purpose of delivering a better customer experience.


Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with 1+ years of experience in a customer service, sales support or customer support role OR 5 years of experience in a customer service, sales support or customer support role
  • 5+ years of experience working in MS Excel 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP, Oracle, BI/BW, and Vendavo
  • Able to work independently and accurately, with a strong attention to detail
  • Highly motivated and organized, with attention to prioritizing incoming tasks and workload
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication and written skills, proactive problem-solving abilities, and the capability to multitask effectively
  • Able to interact effectively with the sales team and various levels of management
  • Able to meet the challenges of a fast-paced, high-energy environment, while maintaining a strong level of professionalism
  • Strong knowledge around MilliporeSigma's organizational structure, business practices and customer base


What we offer: With us, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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