Pier 1 Imports, Inc. Fort Worth , TX 76102
Pier 1 is in an exciting transformation guided by our strategic plan Pier 1: A New Day 2021. As the results of the plan are fully realized in fiscal 2021, we expect to achieve sustainable net sales growth of 4% to 6%, EBITDA margin of 6% to 8%, and earnings per share in the range of $0.60 to $0.70. is effectively expands our EBITDA margin by 100 to 300 basis points and delivers an increase of approximately 3x in earnings per share in three years' time as compared to the adjusted metrics presented in our fiscal 2018 year-end earnings release.
Duties & Responsibilities
As our Vice President Investor Relations / Assistant Treasurer you will be a key part of this transformation. Reporting directly to the CFO you will manage the company's Investor Relations and Treasury function. Primary investor relations contact for sell-side analysts, buy-side analysts and institutional investors. Provide investor relations counsel and market intelligence to CFO and CEO, including industry trends, peer analysis and capital markets intelligence that may impact the company and its positioning in the investment community. Responsible for creating investor conference presentations, organizing corporate events including analyst days, roadshows and shareholder meetings.Provide leadership in defining and executing the Treasury function's strategic objectives for the company. Provide subject matter expertise as an enterprise-wide senior treasury/cash professional, capital markets, negotiate department agreements, review Treasure strategies and impact on financial covenants and liquidity. Oversee the administration and execution of all lending agreements. Maintain strong bank and investment account relationships.
Education & Experience
To be considered for this role you should have:
7 - 10 years' experience with in investor relations, capital markets treasury operations, cash management, investments, [and credit]
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration with an MBA highly preferred
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office software, especially Microsoft Excel.
Experience in analysis, forecasting, systems review, and problem-solving with particular attention to detail.
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills resulting in the ability to comprehend and compose insurance, investment, and accounting communications.
Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) designation a plus.
Retail experience a plus.
Strong communication, critical thinking, time management and problem-solving skills.