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Senior Financial Analyst Product Margin Planner

Company: NIKE INC
Location: Boston
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

Become part of the Converse TeamConverse is a place to explore potential, break barriers and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Converse, its about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving world to make things better as a team.Who Converse represents is who Converse hires. If you're one-of-a-kind, you should try us on.WHO WE ARE LOOKING FORWe are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst to join the Product Margin Planning and Costing Finance team. This person will play a key role in helping Converse build, execute, and manage strategies & business plans that drive profitable, sustainable, and brand accretive, growth. This person will perform structured as well as ad hoc analyses striving to deliver financial insights that aid in decision-making in order to shape the future of Converse. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who possesses outstanding Excel skills, is innovative in nature, and has a strong desire to learn and enact change across the business.WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON- Be a business partner to the Product Merchandising team to elevate Gross Product Margin (GPM%), through product creation milestone reporting.- Provide thoughtful analysis and commentary that drive and facilitate decisions through the product creation process to deliver designs vision, athlete performance and Converses profitability expectations.- Partner cross-functionally to model out impacts to costs in a long-term margin plan, and provide margin targets for both Footwear and Apparel by franchise.- Define, measure and track the financial impacts of product strategies and initiatives.- Continuously look at opportunities to optimize processes and models used, to provide more timely and relevant insights across- Be a thought partner to the organization and educate teams on use and interpretation of margin reporting and other measures of success from across the businessWHO YOU WILL WORK WITHYou will report to the Costing Manager in the Product Margin Planning and Costing team and collaborate regularly with key cross-functional partners in Innovation, Design, Product Merchandising, Costing, Manufacturing, Operations, Marketplace Planning, and Product Finance. You will also work closely with Product Merchandising teams and deliver business insights to the Product Creation Leadership on a regular basis.WHAT YOU BRING- Bachelor's degree in a Business-related field with emphasis in finance, accounting, or economics- 3+ years of experience in financial analysis, cost or lean accounting and/or revenue and margin planning- Proven track record leading quantitative analysis and building financial models- Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with a desire to solve complex problems- Advanced proficiency with Excel- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with proven ability to effectively communicate in a simple manner across management levels and cross-functional teams- Intrinsic desire to learn and deliver insight- Proactive and positive attitude who works well within a team and has a with passion to drive operational resultsConverse is more than a company; its a worldwide advocate for self-expression. This belief motivates our employees, permeates our working environment and inspires our products. No two of us look or think exactly alike. We are each one-of-a-kind. Individually and as a culture, we have the freedom to create and grow professionally. Generous benefits packages only sweeten the experience. From Boston to Shanghai, from Brand Design to Finance, Converse is a brand that celebrates the unique and creative people of the world. Together, were different.

Keywords: NIKE INC, Boston , Senior Financial Analyst Product Margin Planner, Professions , Boston, Massachusetts

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