VF Corporation Icebreaker : Accountant - Europe in Germany

Job Description

More than a job, an adventure

We're looking for an Accountant to join our Regional Finance Team for Europe.

Reporting to the Head of Finance Europe, you'll be responsible for contributing to Icebreaker’s financial sustainability by providing agreed financial accounting services to the Regional GM and their teams to ensure the region’s revenue and profit targets are achieved.

Stuff you’ll know how to do:

  • Organize and maintain financial records

  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Strong problem-solving capability and skill

  • Excellent communication skills - must be able to explain financial principles to people with no accounting background

    Things you bring:

  • Equivalent of 3+ years’ experience in Accounting

  • Knowledge of IFRS and HGB accounting standards

  • Additional experience and understanding of European VAT rules and legislation is preferred

  • Strong MS Office & financial system skills, especially advanced Excel, preferably also MS Dynamics AX or similar

What spins your wheels:

  • Working hard and playing hard

  • Being active and adventurous

We care about our relationships with nature and our relationships with each other.

We are a fast moving, nimble business with limited resources – the people on our team are here because they want to make a difference and work hard and creatively to make that happen. We are not perfect, we have heaps of work to do. We like people who can think big and strategic and also get their hands dirty. As a global business headquartered from NZ we continually work to keep things simple and take a global approach that can be scaled whilst recognising that localisation is key for global consumers.

We’re a world leader in merino clothing and supply our outdoor, performance sport and active lifestyle ranges to more than 5000 stores across 50 countries. This is your chance to work with one of NZ’s most successful brands.

If this opportunity feels like the type of job you’re passionate about, and it fits with your skills and experience, please click apply below to send us your CV with a covering letter explaining why you'd be right for Icebreaker.

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.