If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the Finance team at Burlington Stores, Inc.! Are you a detail-oriented finance professional with analytical experience? Would you thrive in an environment that encourages creativity and thinking outside the box? Are you a team-player who would work well in a fast-paced finance department where you have to think on your feet and solve problems as they emerge? If so, this may be the right opportunity for you!
Responsible for financial & operational aspects of accounting operations as it relates to the Inventory Control and Accounts Payable Departments, as well as being a liaison to all operational and corporate departments. In addition, position is responsible for updating and evaluating information presented in weekly and monthly reporting, business reporting analytics, database report creation, process improvement initiatives and maintenance. Develop, maintain and distribute financial reports. Prepare account analysis and variance reporting. Responsible for special projects and ad-hoc reporting. The Sr. Analyst will also assist in the preparation of client assistance deliverables for quarterly and annual financial statement audits, as well as in other special projects.
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for preparation and analysis of the weekly and monthly management reporting of financial results for assigned areas within the Accounting Operations Areas
Routine communication with all functional areas relating to financial and operational issues and deliverables
Demonstrate insightful use of financial data to provide practical advice to business partners and management in order to drive business results
Demonstrate a good understanding and knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls and apply them to daily functions
Prepare, maintain and develop various financial models and templates in excel and access database for use by finance team
Understand and facilitate the integration of business processes, technology and people in order to provide useful information to leadership team
Responsible for new special projects to improve efficiency and performance
Cross train in all accounting areas
Research and resolve inquiries from all functional areas and outside clients
Ensure SOX compliance for all processes and procedures
Assist in the preparation of client assistance deliverables from internal and external auditors
Ensure compliance with existing and develop/document new policies and procedures governing stock ledger maintenance and control. Partner with Corporate Finance to ensure that policies are in accordance with internal accounting practices and GAAP.
Develop and maintain partner relationships with business units and corporate stakeholders (IT, Supply Chain, Merchandising, Finance, etc.)
Act as a liaison for new system implementation issues and concerns and provide solutions to help management make critical decisions
Education and Qualifications
Four year accounting/finance degree required, CPA, CFA, CMA, or MBA a plus.
0-2 years related work experience. Retail experience a plus . Ability to effectively communicate with management, peers, and external parties, excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills needed. Proficiency in MS Office Suite helpful.
are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;
take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;
are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;
believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;
want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;
Come join our team. You're going to like it here!
You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2018-85854
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Finance
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