• Gaf Materials
  • $95,040.00 -163,220.00/year*
  • Westwood, NJ
  • Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance
  • Full-Time
  • 415 Old Tappan Rd

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Job Description:

The Business Analyst will be responsible for providing detailed qualitative analysis utilizing industry reports and internal sales/guarantee data in order to create business strategies for the commercial business. They will conduct a competitive market analysis of all commercial roofing products. Develop a tracking tool to provide detailed business analysis outlining issues, gaps, and opportunities to product management. Develop and monitor P&L reporting and pricing analysis, manage/track the progress of NPD system updates/inputs/process across the Commercial Product Marketing team.

Essentials Duties:

40% - Strategic Support
  • Strategize with individual Product Managers to determine product need gaps and identify potential projects
  • Identify required resources, assess timeline, and develop road maps
  • Utilize tableau to provide KPI metrics and segmentation of all commercial products
  • Provide financial and qualitative data to support key business and technical decisions on a project
  • Liaison between all market research companies such as Principia/Freedonia

30% - Reporting and Analysis
  • Utilize TM1 to report-out Commercial Marketing financials on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis
  • Create and maintain BOM analysis and provide variance analysis to product managers
  • Analyze new product revenue/operating income compared to legacy product lines for SKU rationalization
  • Create and maintain competitive tracking tool for all commercial categories
  • Support the creation or revision of various PowerPoint presentations whether intended for an external or internal audience

15% - NPD System Support
  • Manage and document NPD system updates from inception to launch; arrange and set a cadence for cross-functional team meetings
  • Provide cost, pricing and competitive/market analysis on proposed NPD projects
  • Identifies and addresses issues and risks on NPD projects

15% - Ad Hoc Product Marketing Support
  • Provide product marketing support activities as required by management
  • Coordinate with marketing services/events on tradeshow preparation and execution of displays/content/signage
  • Monitor and track fulfillment needs and inventories
  • Monitor and track competitive web activities/programs/documents to determine gaps and identify new document needs.

Level Based Competencies:
  • Leadership
  • Adaptability
  • Building Strategic Working Relationships
  • Technical/Professional Knowledge & Skills
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Decision Making
  • Communication

Job / General knowledge/skills:
  • Strong analysis & problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to effectively communicate complicated concepts and recommended courses of action to engage diverse audiences using data and analytics required
  • Demonstrated ability to oversee projects involving multi-disciplines
  • Strong ability to influence and drive cross-functional decisions and initiatives
  • Good prioritization skills
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills

  • MBA is preferred, Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, management or a similar field is required
  • 5+ experience business analytics required, preferably in the building products/manufacturing space
  • Must have advanced knowledge of Workfront, Trello, Tableau, PeopleSoft and Microsoft Office applications
  • TM1 experience and roofing industry background.
  • Trained in working in agile environments
  • Need to be proficient with G Suite Or Microsoft Office suite

We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).
Associated topics: analyse, analyst, business finance, financial analyst, guidance, inspect, market, monitor, refine, strategy

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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