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Cost Analyst

Glenview IL
Job Type: Full Time
Posting Date: 2/22/2021

Company Information Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical& Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect, and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Please view our video for more information about Anixter. Anixter offers a competitive salary and a bonus program to reward your results. We are known for our exceptional training and on-going development programs to support your career growth including a tuition reimbursement program. We provide our employees excellent benefits including medical, dental, and a 401(K) with employer match. The Cost Analyst will be responsible for the management of costing within our systems for a defined list of vendors. You will work collaboratively as a business partner with Marketing, Sales, Inventory Management, Business Management, Finance, Accounts Payable, Corporate Accounting and our Vendors. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Cost Management Analyze, Research, and Upload Vendor Cost Files Identify and update systems for Cost Increases/Decreases/ and New/EOL Parts Manage and update Standard Costs per established strategy Respond to general cost questions Data Integrity Research and build Unit of Measure Conversions Duplicate Part Resolution Provide Content for Marketing Memos Financials: Price Protections – Identify cost reductions, calculate price protection for submittal and advise functional teams Negative Variance – Identify and research negative variance billings and resolve with functional teams Cost Discrepancy Resolution Qualifications & Skills Ideal candidate is required to possess decision making skills along with strong oral, written, and interpersonal skills. Candidates are required to have a strong work ethic and a hands-on attitude. Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize meet deadlines and deliver on commitments. Excellent troubleshooting abilities Willingness to work in a collaborative environment Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Access, Power. Point). Aptitude to learn new software programs Work Environment Our founders developed the Blue Book more than 40 years ago to present the beliefs and ethos that define our business style. While we have grown and changed dramatically since we were established in 1957, one thing has remained constant: our commitment to the values presented in the Blue Book. You can review The Blue Book here . Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran. We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times. Click here to apply online EB-9524321157