Product and Pricing Analyst

Product and Pricing Analyst

Rea Group Ltd. | melbourne, VIC, AU

Posted 5 days ago

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Drive insight generation to inform product development
Work collaboratively with analysts and developers to create product dashboards
Permanent position, Melbourne location – flexible hybrid work environment
We're REA
An Australian start-up success story we're quietly proud of.
From a garage in Melbourne to the global stage is an achievement we're humbled by. Our idea to put pictures of houses on the internet has blossomed since 1995, and we now have businesses across Australia, Asia, India and North America.
We’re proud to have been named one of Australia’s Best Workplaces for the second year running. This recognition is a great proof point of our unique and special culture. A culture that is driven by our people, our values, and our commitment to making a difference in the community.
Where the Group Finance and Business Services team fits in
The Product & Pricing Analyst sits within the Finance and Business Services Group, headed up by the Chief Financial Officer. The Finance and Business Services team, or FaBS as we like to call them, is the engine room of the REA Group. The team is comprised of Finance, Risk, Procurement, Pricing, Contracts, Customer Collections, Payments, Facilities Management and our Customer and Business Systems IT development teams.
What the role is all about:
As a Product & Pricing Analyst, you will work within our Customer Analytics & Insights team across our Agent Market services and Marketplace line of businesses. Your mission is to help us reimagine the way we provide insights, while supporting the day-to-day activities of the broader team. In this role, you can expect to:
Assist in providing recommendations and analysis on short-term tactical Product & Pricing initiatives to support the immediate business needs
Work closely with the Product team to identify opportunities and risks associated with various mid-long-term product initiatives, and proactively develop optimisation or mitigation strategies
Develop commercial models to understand the likely business impacts associated with initiatives
Manipulate & analyse complex data from a variety of sources using a variety of tools & techniques to provide analysis and insights.
Collaborate with the Analytics, Product & Sales teams to understand our customer’s businesses, consumer’s needs and the marketplace; and use this knowledge in developing price points, pricing strategy & supporting go to market
Work along-side the Analytics team to lead the creation of dashboards for key product KPIs
Work closely with the Commercial Finance team to understand financial impacts to understand financial trends and impacts of pricing analysis on performance
Maintain a working knowledge of other business products & pricing architecture to effectively identify & consider impacts of initiatives across the group
Keep abreast of digital product & pricing trends, identify implications and opportunities for REA
What we’re looking for
In our team, you can help us engage with our stakeholders and leave a positive impact across the business.
To do this, we need someone who has:
Great commercial acumen
Proven skills in writing SQL (Big Query) and creating Tableau reports
Track record in developing and delivering commercial business outcomes
Awesome communication skills – written, verbal and presenting skills
Confident in both formal and informal settings with the ability to relate to individuals across all levels
Someone who is proactive, curious, a relationship builder and has strong influencing skills
Ability to collaborate in a complex, fast paced business
But we don’t just look for someone based on their skills and expertise.  It’s our connection, acceptance and genuine care for each other that makes REA a great place to work. That means you also need to be:
Savvy minded and have curiosity to think a little left of field / outside the box
A strong and creative communicator
Friendly, approachable and have good relationship management skills
An avid contributor to our inclusive culture - we celebrate different perspectives and all play an active role in creating a sense of belonging
The REA experience
The physical, mental, emotional and financial health of our people is something we’ll never stop caring about. This is a place to learn and grow. We’re committed to your development – both professionally and personally. Your experience with us is something we take seriously.
We offer:
A flexible working environment, meaning we strike the balance of what you need and what works for the business (and yes, our leaders fully understand the benefits of working flexibly)
A hybrid approach to the future of work -
Generous and flexible parental leave offering for primary and secondary carers
Support for your mental and physical health and wellbeing via our ‘You Matter’ Program
Because We Care program which includes volunteer leave and community grants, to ensure you have the opportunity to give back to your community
Hack Days for you to bring so you can bring your big ideas to life in a supportive learning environment
An additional day of leave just for your birthday
Oh, and by the way:
At REA we value diversity and inclusion in all forms. Gender, religion, ethnicity, LBTGIQ+, neurodiversity and so much more. If you like the sound of us, then we think you should apply today. We're proud to be Circle Back Initiative Employer and we commit to respond to every applicant. While we're looking at your application, and preparing to come back to you with an update, why not get to know us a bit more through our various social channels?