VF Corporation Accounting Specialist - Retail in Appleton, Wisconsin

Job Description

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, Kodiak, Smartwool, Reef and Eagle Creek. Our Retail Accounting function is currently seeking a qualified candidate for a Retail Accounting Specialist. This position is responsible for the accounting for the Outdoor Coalition retail stores. Come be a part of a diverse team that values honesty, integrity and respect!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Audit retail stores and retail support daily transactions and support sales audit on weekends

  • Work with stores to resolve any out of balance transactions, invalid SKUS and discrepancies

  • Reconcile the retail bank accounts and monitor the stores daily deposits

  • Prepare month end cash and other retail related journal entries for the general ledger

  • Reconcile retail balance sheet accounts, such as cash receipts and retail liabilities

  • Create and post journal entries, prepare account reconciliations, and reconcile bank statements on designated accounts

  • Assist in retail physical inventories and results analysis

  • Handle other projects and tasks as necessary

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Business with major in Accounting or Finance preferred

  • 1-2 years prior accounting experience. Retail experience preferred

  • Excellent PC and systems experience required

  • Excellent Excel software knowledge required

  • Communication skills both oral & written

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Must be able to manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Ability to prioritize and meet deadlines

  • Must possess good judgement and ability to problem solve

  • High energy and positive outlook

  • Stamina able to be maintained to manage a work level that may exceed 40 hours per week

  • High level of integrity required

Why should you work at VF?

  • Discounts on all VF products

  • Casual work environment

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • 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

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.