VF Corporation Senior Accountant/Financial Analyst 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. Due to recent and continued growth, we are currently seeking a qualified candidate for our Senior Accountant/Financial Analyst position. Come be a part of a diverse team that values honesty, integrity and respect!

This position is responsible for high level financial reporting to senior finance management and to various external entities in accordance with required accounting standards and regulations. This position is assigned to a combination of internal and external reporting and analysis responsibilities and financial accounting projects. Also assists with monthly forecast, annual budget process and the 5 year strategic plan process for the brand.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for month end closing by preparing and entering closing journal entries

  • Analyze month end results and consolidate variance explanations

  • Prepare, coordinate and distribute monthly, quarterly and annual consolidated reporting package to internal management and VF corporate; assist in preparation of quarterly reporting presentations to VF Corporate.

  • Prepare account reconciliations of assigned accounts for the Coalition and prepare analysis and reporting on all reconciled accounts

  • Assist with monthly forecast, annual budget process and the 5-year strategic plan process

  • Manage special projects and ad hoc reporting

Job Requirements:

  • 3- 5 years’ experience in Financial Analyst/Accounting position

  • BS/BA in Accounting and/or Finance

  • Advanced Excel and PC skills; SAP experience preferred

  • CPA or CMA license preferred

  • Ability to work independently

  • Excellent communication skill- oral, written and presentation

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • High level of integrity

  • 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

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills

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

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.