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Business Analyst

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Carthage, Remote, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

We, at Leggett & Platt Inc., are searching for a Business Analyst within our Product Life Cycle Management team to help support our Home Furniture business.  In our Furniture Components business, we design, manufacture, and distribute a wide range of components and finished products that enhance comfort, motion, and style in the work and home furniture industry.  From surface-critical bent tube assemblies and molded plywood components to chair mechanisms, bases, arms, seats, and backs, our Furniture Components business brings diverse world-class manufacturing capabilities together in the production and assembly of high-quality products.  If you join our team, your work will ensure people across the world have a little more comfort in their lives.

 

As a Business Analyst, you will have the opportunity to be involved with all phases of the product lifecycle, supporting product portfolio maintenance, SKU management, and end of life activities.  This role also supports international pricing activities.  Your contributions will have a direct impact on the business by acting act as the backbone for product information and planning.  The team you will be working with is collaborative, innovative, and values challenging work while empowering and supporting each other to reach their full potential

 

So, what will you be doing as a Business Analyst?

  • Assist in creating project workbooks. Compile, analyze, & communicate workbook data as needed
  • Support creation and maintenance of the product portfolio using inputs from category management
  • Focus activities on high-value business opportunities and product lines driving profitability
  • Report product performance in relation to internal and external metrics
  • Support maintenance of international pricing and price indexes
  • Support creation and maintenance of product data structure
  • Support calculations of rebates and royalties

 

To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • Proven ability to analyze and manage detailed product information, primarily attribute and financially related
  • Proven ability to engage with customers & support their requests
  • Experience successfully managing multiple requests routinely
  • Experience gathering, synthesizing and communicating internal product information
  • Ability to create and deliver presentations
  • Excellent communication skills to communicate solutions for internal customer requests
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Analytical thinking and ability to interpret data
  • Ability to support and create tools to communicate product performance tracking
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to create processes that integrate product-related information across multiple functions of the unit

 

Things we consider a plus:

  • Bachelor’s/4-year Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, or related field
  • 2+ years of product planning, accounting, finance, statistics, or related experience

 

 

 

Reasons You’ll Love It Here

Our benefits may vary slightly from one location to the next, but what you will find, is that we offer: medical, dental, and vision insurance; as well as paid vacation, paid personal time, and various opportunities to give back to your local community.  One convenient fact about our medical plan, is that we offer tele-visits, so you don’t have to leave the comfort of your home when you are feeling under the weather!  We also strongly encourage and provide opportunities for learning and professional development.  Our Learning & Development team has put together in-house training on subjects like front-line supervisor essentials, how to manage conflict in the workplace, and many others.

 

What to Do Next

Now that you’ve had a chance to learn more about us, what are you waiting for!  Apply today and allow us the opportunity to learn more about you and the value you can bring to our team.  Once you apply, be sure to create a profile, and sign up for job alerts, so you can be the first to know when new opportunities become available.

 

Our Commitment to You

We’re proud of the fact that we are strongly rooted in being an inclusive, people-focused organization.  Our company culture reflects values like integrity, ownership, and authenticity. We take these to heart, and if you do as well, you’ll fit right in.

Leggett & Platt Inc. is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals.  In keeping with our commitment, Leggett & Platt Inc. will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations.

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