Product Analyst in Tucson, AZ at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems Tucson Operations is looking for a Product Analyst to support the Location Product Manager.

Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value. Arconic Fastening Systems, a business unit of Arconic, holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners. Our high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines. Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment. Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFS employs over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop integrated tools and processes to aid in spot market quoting and Long Term Agreements
  • Development activity and back up Product Manager as necessary in their daily duties.
  • Create, run and analyze various reports.
  • Develop product pricing.
  • Involved in creation of product strategy development.
  • Establish improved methods for implementing price curve adjustments to account for changes in material and labor.
  • Responsible for insuring that the contract database is current and provide monthly reports summarizing market/margin opportunities.
  • Interact with Methods, IT, Finance, and Engineering personnel in performing daily duties.
  • Interfaces with customer business teams, service, finance and manufacturing division for most effective and profitable marketing of new products.
  • Develops technical opinions and estimates of time and costs of new product development and oversees all activities relative to the development of potentially profitable products.
  • Determines criteria used in screening new product ideas and prepares complete proposals for management action.
  • Evaluates, coordinates and recommends ideas and suggestions for new products, evaluates market opportunities and effect on market for products, and recommends exploitation of economically attractive products.
  • Develops and recommends marketing objectives, including sales volume and profit forecasts.
  • Supports market development and sales promotion and is responsible for pricing policies for assigned product or products.
  • Prepares sales forecasts for use in planning manufacturing operations and controlling inventories.
  • Manages, plans, initiates, sustains, oversees and implements modifications of assigned product or products.
  • Maintains contact with the customer business teams to monitor trends and keep informed of sales force needs.
  • Reviews complaints and suggestions relative to assigned product or products.
  • Participates in the preparation of advertising programs for the assigned product or products and supervises market research. Develops and recommends new product concepts.
  • Coordinates activities with CBT's to ensure complete customer satisfaction. May interact with customers directly in coordination with CBT.
  • Facilitates production planning, being the liaison between the customer and manufacturing.
  • Strives to increase profitability of product lines through pricing and/or or cost control.
  • Coordinates all customer visits and interfaces with them for specific needs.
Skills
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference
  • Ability to work with pivot tables.
  • Must be analytically oriented.
  • Marketing experience.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at a time


Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum 3 years data analytics experience.
  • Advanced Excel experience, including v-look ups, formulas, formatting, pivot tables, charts.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Aerospace Industry experience
  • Access
  • ERP experience


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