Deduction Analyst -$55K - $60K- White Plains, NY

Posted on 03-9-2019

Job Description:

  • Manage trade deduction line items within portfolio – ensure all open deductions are closed in a timely manner and any unresolved deductions are researched and escalated appropriately to ensure quick resolution
  • Work with brokers, sales team and operations to resolve any open issues
  • Provide portfolio update to deduction manager
  • Provide monthly trending on overspend promotions
  • Provide trending on post audits and frequency
  • Able to identify compliance deductions and provide suggestions in how to mitigate claims
  • Able to multi-task in a growing environment
  • Ability to work with IT to develop adhoc reporting
  • Ensure all open deductions are resolved within the KPI framework laid out by the team management
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements:

  • Associate degree required
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in deductions management, CPG experience is a plus
  • Independent thought-leader; self-motivated and self-directed work style; ability to work with a diverse team
  • Ability to thrive in a high paced work environment, pay close attention to detail and meet business-driven deadlines
  • Obtain an understanding of trade spend
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills
  • Solid Excel and PowerPoint skills; knowledge of SAP and Trade systems
  • Sounds understanding of the complexity of business issues faced internally and externally
  • Prioritization and resource utilization abilities