General Electric Contract and Products Service Pricing Manager in Columbia, South Carolina

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

This position works with cross-functional teams and other regions globally on pricing analytics, acts as the connection across the different modalities (Imaging & CCS) to establish contract price with a value base approach to support Service modalities and regional service teams. Responsible for execution of pricing and margin expansion strategies of existing contract base and new product introduction.

Essential Responsibilities:

•Lead comprehensive analysis of services business across existing modality contract base. Put in place KPI’s and process to impact service pricing accretion, improve price performance in services contracts

•Improve price setting for new product introduction.

•Lead value prop analysis on existing portfolio to assess best practice across regions and potential gaps in price list

•Lead and track metrics that will help management understand the impact of pricing initiatives to improve price

•Engage and support Pricing, Services marketing, Product Management, Commercial teams in understanding commercial trends, competitive and market landscape for services business and drive strategic and tactical actions

•Work closely with Service marketing, operations and finance in measuring promotional effectiveness, conduct post audit

•Lead and assist in pricing reviews with GEHC leadership, and facilitate services pricing forums

•Work with equipment pricing team and business functions to drive franchise margin expansion initiatives

•Work with service sales, product management, field marketing and operations to drive initiatives to maximize price realization

•Drive value based pricing, promote best practices sharing and assist other regions in scaling best practices, and instill pricing rigor in GEHC Services business.

•Gather, analyze and disseminate Competitive and Market Intelligence information in a timely manner to all stakeholders.

•Leveraging existing/new pricing tools and methodologies across Global /Regional Services.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Economics, Finance, Engineering, Business, or related field

  2. 8+ years of experience in pricing, marketing, finance, product management, or a related field

  3. Demonstrated skill to clearly assess financial impact of business actions, recommend and

implement strategy

  1. Proven stellar analytical, process, and project management skills

  2. Proven ability to work effectively in a matrix environment

  3. Successfully led cross-functional teams/projects

  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Quality Specific Goals:

1.Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position

2.Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines

3.Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen.

Desired Characteristics:

  1. Master’s Degree in Business, Economics, Engineering, Finance, or related field

  2. 10+ years of experience in pricing, marketing, finance, product management, or a related field,

  3. Corporate Audit Staff (CAS) experience is a plus

  4. Strong track record of working collaboratively to tackle cross-functional issues

  5. Demonstrated analytical skills, with a keen ability to synthesize diverse ideas/inputs into a cohesive execution plan.

  6. Excellent Communication skills: experience working across multiple levels (including executive level), functions and regions; able to clearly communicate complex information in a easy to understand manner; able to deliver message effectively verbally and in writing

  7. Proven record of accomplishment of establishing and managing project plans, adjusting to changing circumstances and meeting deadlines. Prioritizes and effectively controls key milestones.

  8. In depth knowledge of product/service offerings and commercial processes

  9. Effective at building relationships across the organization

  10. Leadership and influence skills

  11. Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

Locations: United States; Illinois, Wisconsin; Wauwatosa, Chicago

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.