VF Corporation Timberland - Intern, Finance (6 Months) in Stratham, New Hampshire

Job Description

Position Summary: Assist the Finance Manager with regular financial cycle responsibilities around actuals, forecast, budget, and strategic planning in support of Timberland’s financial objectives.


  1. Aid finance manager in monthly actuals review, including variance analysis and summary preparation. Assist in all aspects of forecast preparation & submission to corporate. Review for quality control and accuracy, and generate forecast reporting for key stakeholders. Development of more efficient review tools as needed. % of Time Involved: 50%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High

  2. Aid finance manager in developing budgets and strategic plans for key stakeholders. Includes preparation of financial schedules for submission, ROI analysis, and presentation for executive review.% of Time Involved: 25%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High

  3. Analyze licensing partner forecast submissions and business reviews for risk & opportunity and make recommendations to manager & category leads (monthly).% of Time Involved: 10%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High

  4. Ad hoc assignments as needed in support of Finance Planning & Analysis team. % of Time Involved: 5%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High%

  5. Update & distribute T&E reporting to team leads monthly.

% of Time Involved: 5%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High

  1. Assist manager with quarterly update of Global licensed product & direct accessories dashboard; includes drafting analysis of results & presenting findings to Finance Manager.

% of Time Involved: 5%; Relative Importance: 5- Very High

Job Requirements:

Years of Related Professional Experience: 0-1

Educational/Position Requirements: B.A. or B.S. in Business or Finance related discipline preferred


  • Excel & Powerpoint required. SAP & Hyperion a plus.

  • Critical thinking, problem solving & analysis, flexibility, strong interpersonal & written communication.

Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:

Must be able to quickly change course regarding responsibilities and tasks – nature of the job requires an ability to shift focus and respond to urgent ad hoc requests.

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.