Pricing Analyst - Metals Coordinator-1804353 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Reporting administratively to the Global Pricing Manager, you will support the Marketing, Sales, Controlling and Supply Chain departments in the Americas with Precious Metal (PM) pricing and coordination support. You will become an Precious Metal expert, supporting the business from quotation to invoice including handling the Precious Metal coordination tasks. This is a strong governance role that requires a compliance gatekeeper to ensure a compliant process (especially with regard to Precious Metal policy) from quotation to invoice, all properly documented and vetted according to the approval matrix. The Metal coordination role (75%) focuses on avoiding PM losses by monitoring the CCP PM Pool Accounts and ensuring the customer has provided the metal before the production starts and by monitoring closely PM lease charges. You will further support the business and the customer with precious metal transactions, acting as an intermediate between CCP and CCM who provides the metal. This means helping with tracing of the metal, refining, buying, selling, leasing and performing final metal settlements and reporting.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Utilizing your strong organizational skills, you will manage and maintain documentation of relevant pricing procedures and work processes for internal and audit purposes and ensure compliance with BASF policies and CCP business guidelines and practices.
Successfully engaging outside the organization, you will act as a liaison with audit or customer on internal or external pricing audits.
Demonstrating your strong skills in SAP, you will be responsible for entering and maintaining customer prices in SAP, including necessary details and time frame to ensure accurate invoicing and timely payment of invoices. Additionally, you will ensure prices quoted are in compliance with Pricing Tool rules where applicable and store information for future audit compliance and customer history.
Leveraging your education in Business Administration, Management, Controlling or Supply Chain Management and your professional work experience in Controlling, Compliance Management and or Supply Chain, you will manage and maintain agency and licensing agreements and ensure payments. Additionally, you will work with the commercial organization and Legal to develop new agreements and contract language when needed. You will setup recording of expenses in accordance with BASF compliance rules and contracts and ensure timely and accurate payments to vendors.
Working collaboratively across the business, you will assist the Seneca Site Controller with monthly compilation of NOI/lease charge reporting. You will also enforce metal policy for pool account transactions and work with Seneca Controlling and CCM to optimize PM processes to mitigate any potential PM risk for CCP.
Your robust problem-solving skills will be a valued asset as you track metal pool balances and resolve any PM issue with the customer and coordinate with CCM ensuring the pool account is assigned correctly to CCP.
Your ability to multi-task and prioritize work will be essential as you perform all aspects of metal settlements for assay exchange accounts including coordination of sample exchange, contract calculations, data exchange, conflict resolution, umpire communications, billing adjustments, pool adjustments, tracking and reporting risk.
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