Pricing Executive - Hybrid Working

Date: 5 Jul 2024

Location: Remote Working, GB, LS10 1AZ

Company: Royal Mail Group

Royal Mail

 

Job reference number 314164

Pricing Executive -  Hybrid Working

Salary Competitive depending on skills and experience, 10% annual bonus potential, company pension scheme with highly competitive contribution rates and generous annual leave offering of 25 days, plus bank holidays pro rata.
Permanent, Full time 

This is a hybrid working role with the requirement to an attend a Royal Mail office 3 days each week. Office location will be discussed with the successful candidate on application.

 

 

 

 

Are you a Pricing Executive with Commercial experience?  We have an exciting opportunity to join our Pricing team here at Royal Mail…
 
As a Commercial Pricing Executive you’ll be collaborating with various internal stakeholders across our business, especially sales, to produce price quotations for customer deals and to manage the deal desk workload.
 
If you have a commercially focused way of working and very good inter-personal skills, we want to hear from you!
 

About the role

  • Working in a tight-knit, dedicated Deal Desk Pricing team, you will utilise your commercial acumen and strong influencing skills, together with confidence in your analytical work, to support Sales in producing pricing for customer deals across the business. You will contribute to the c1000 deals the team supports worth well over a billion pounds.
  • You'll will combine high quality numerical analysis, good commercial instincts, and confident influencing skills, especially with Sales, to gain consensus and approval for your pricing propositions. This will involve working with a diverse array of stakeholders, including Commercial, Legal and Regulatory teams as well as Operations.
  • Integral to the team is a high degree of constant learning and knowledge transfer, meaning you will have the opportunity to develop broad based business skills and in-depth expertise in all aspects of pricing.
     

About You

  • To be successful in this role, you’ll have the following skills and experience:
  • Proven commercial acumen and good business sense to think strategically and identify opportunities. 
  • Excellent Excel modelling skills. 
  • Good financial knowledge, especially with regards to cost contribution and margin analysis. 
  • A business or numerate degree is desirable or significant relevant analytical/modelling experience.
  • Ability to build and maintain a wide network of stakeholders and thereby influence senior managers across multiple departments, including sales.
  • Can explain complex subjects in a clear and succinct way, verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to ensure that numerical work is accurate, consistent with other analysis and with a full audit trail.
  • Experience of pricing in a commercial environment is desirable.
     

Extra Benefits

  • RMG Share Schemes - partnership and matching share offer
  • Family friendly support - enhanced maternity pay, paternity leave, adoption leave and shared parental leave
  • Discounts and offers - there are more than 800 offers to help you save on things like groceries, days out, holidays and your household bills*.
  • Supportive and generous company sick pay
  • Your Wellbeing - you and your family have 24/7 access to services and tools to help you get the most out of life. From your physical and mental health to financial and social support and advice. It’s free, and it’s for everyone.
  • Lifestyle benefits - You can purchase a car, bike, home technology or mobile phone, or choose from a range of health benefits and insurance products. You make regular payments from your salary, and so could save on tax*.  
  • Financial support - information and services to help you manage debt and grow your financial knowledge, with debt consolidation & savings plans*
  • Your peace of mind with - Healthcare CashPlan, Dental Cover, Additional Life (life insurance) & Additional Life Partner, Hospital & Death Benefit Plans; Voluntary Critical illness & Voluntary Critical illness Partner
  • Free & discounted RMG products - free keep safe & redirection, partner discounts 
  • Free stamps at Christmas

*Available only to perm employees

 

Your career in safe hands

 

At Royal Mail we value our people and we want our people to be proud to work for our businesses. 


We have the assets, the infrastructure and the scale that others don’t, yet we are a big part of the communities we operate in, making billions of precious deliveries each year. We are responsible for the largest B2B customer database in the UK and are one of the largest employers in the UK, providing one in every 194 jobs.

 

An operation of this size needs a strong support network, and the HR, Legal, Finance, IT, Risk & Governance, Customer Experience, Sales & Marketing departments are all integral to helping us to utilise the latest technology and business approaches to optimise, automate and digitise our operations. 

 

Royal Mail is a forward thinking, innovative organisation, that is also committed to reducing emissions and improving air quality in our communities. This includes investing in technologies such as electric vehicles, drones, alternative fuel trucks and energy improvements to our estate. 

For more information on Royal Mail Group and our values please click here: https://www.internationaldistributionsservices.com/en/about-us/

 

Next Steps

Closing Date: Sunday 21st July 2024. Please note, this advert may close early if the appropriate number of applications has been reached.

 

 

The next stage of the selection process will be online tests followed by a face-to-face interview at Royal Mail, 185 Farringdon Road, London, EC1A 1AA. The interview will consist of competency based and role specific questions including a written case study on the day.  


Trust forms the foundation of everything we do in Royal Mail. We want to be transparent about what kind of qualities we are looking for and build trust from the very beginning of your journey with us. The first step is your interview, and we mean ‘your’ interview. We want to give you the opportunity to shine. To enable you to do this, we will provide you with your interview questions ahead of the interview taking place. This will allow you time to prepare, and ensure you have your best examples in mind. Royal Mail Group values both trust, and our people. 

 

We don’t expect every candidate to meet the full criteria for the role. If your experience looks a little different from the job requirements, but you feel you have the relevant skills to bring value to the role, we’d love to learn more about you.  

 

Royal Mail are proud of our diverse employee network groups and the active role they play to support belonging and encourage a positive work environment. We are firmly committed to inclusion and passionate about our people representing the communities we serve. 

 

We are happy to support your need for any adjustments during the application and hiring process. Please share the details within your application if required.

 

 

We are Forces family friendly and a Gold signatory to the Armed Forces Covenant. We welcome applications from ex-Armed Forces personnel, reservists, veterans, cadet instructors and military spouses/partners.

 

For more information on Royal Mail Group and our values please click here: https://www.internationaldistributionsservices.com/en/about-us/

 

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