VF Corporation Appleton , WI 54914
VF Outdoor, a division of VF Corporation, is proud to call Appleton, WI home, providing support for exciting VF brands including The North Face, Vans, JanSport, Timberland, Smartwool, Reef and Eagle Creek. Our Accounting department is currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Sr. Cost/Inventory Accounting Analyst position. This position is responsible for costing and inventory financial reporting to senior finance management and to various external entities in accordance with required accounting standards and regulations.
Come be a part of a diverse team that values honesty, integrity and respect!
Participate in month end closing by reviewing and booking overhead allocations, analyze variances to budget and forecast and prepare summary reports for upper management.
Review and prepare necessary journal entries for royalties and analyze actuals against projections.
Assist with the annual overhead budget process.
Identify continuous improvement opportunities and solutions to current processes and/or reports
Participate in special project work by providing financial modeling and ad hoc reporting as needed
Prepare account reconciliations for assigned balance sheet accounts
Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance preferred
3-5 years' experience in Financial Analyst/Accounting position; 3-5 years' cost accounting experience preferred; 3-5 years' general accounting experience preferred
CPA and/or CMA preferred
Advanced Excel and PC skills; SAP experience preferred
Query experience and excellent report writing knowledge
Ability to work independently
Strong interpersonal skills
Desirable attributes include a consistent ability to set and accomplish goals; strong work ethic; demonstrated competency; ability to handle and resolve to completion, complex issues
Stamina able to be maintained to manage a work level that may exceed 40 hours per week
High level of integrity required
Must be able to manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment
Excellent organizational skills
Must be able to work under pressure
Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Why should you work at VF?
Discounts on all VF products
Casual work environment
Opportunities for growth
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Opportunities to get involved in the community
Work for a place that has a commitment to sustainability