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Analyst Pricing Strategy

Requisition ID:  170441 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Pricing Strategy 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario  

City: Stellarton

Location: Foord St. Office, Calgary Office, Dartmouth Office, Tahoe Office, Victoria Office 

Postal Code:  


Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 


All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



Sobeys is full of exciting opportunities, and we are always looking for bright new talent to join our team!

Job Description


  • Coordinate, collect and analyze competitive retail prices  
  • Complete analysis and put forward suggestions to improve financial results, processes and business improvements
  • Manage regular margins for assigned merchandising categories through system and data base applications to ensure that gross margins targets for categories are achieve
  • Maintain regular retail pricing strategy for assigned merchandising categories using SAP 
  • Maintain and review all costing/retail documentation to ensure integrity
  • Review pricing index reports and offer suggestions to maintain targets
  • Analyze Neilsen, SAP, BW, IRI, CIS, and governance reports and put forward suggestions and opportunities in the area of regular pricing
  • Run price optimization scenarios and offer suggestions to category management to maximize sales and profitability
  • Responsible for third party pricing issue resolution and assist in supporting stores to resolve issues
  • Responsible for third party pricing issue resolution and assist in supporting stores to resolve issues 
  • Responsible to suggest prices to maximize margins by identifying and preventing price or audit issues that negatively impact store margins 
  • Review/capture pricing strategies with Category Manager 
  • Review/capture retail price changes/impacts with Quebec Category Managers



Job Requirements


  • An Undergraduate Degree and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience or a DEC and a minimum of 4 years relevant experience
  • SAP experience or analytical aptitude to mainframe systems is preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office 
  • Working knowledge of CMA, Health Check and Product Performance

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.



While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.


We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.