Sr. Analyst, Finance Logistics in Egg Harbor Township, NJ at Spencer's

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Come work with us at Spencer's & Spirit Halloween, where you’ll be working with the best and brightest colleagues as you help us deliver the most fun experience and product possible to our guests. We’re fast-paced and take our work seriously, but we always have a good laugh at the end of the day. Walk through our stores or the halls of our corporate office and you’ll see firsthand that we’re laidback and irreverent. We’re firm believers in being true to YOU, so tattoos and piercings are as common as water cooler convos.  Whether it’s critiquing our new exclusive costumes or quality testing newly implemented software technology, our teams understand the importance of working collaboratively to challenge status quo and achieve our goals. We keep pushing ourselves to go above and beyond and are looking for top talent to become a part of our team!

CHECK OUT OUR BENEFITS!
• Competitive salary & incentive opportunity
• Career advancement
• Comprehensive benefits package including Vacation/Sick/Personal/Holiday
• Medical/Dental/Vision/Disability/Life and AD&D insurance, Tuition Reimbursement & 401k for eligible associates
• 30% discount on merchandise



POSITION SUMMARY


This position is responsiblefor providing financial and decision supporting analysis to the executive teamwithin the organization.  Responsibilitiesinclude financial and operations analysis primarily for the Logisticsdepartment.


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyze performance against key performance indicators and metrics to provide clear, accurate and timely financial decision support to management and improve business processes.

  • Perform complex financial modeling, database development and management, develop new and reengineer business critical existing processes.

  • Build driver based annual budgets and forecasts for logistics in partnership with our internal and external operational partners.

  • Work with data source providers and technology teams to ensure key decision data is accurate, automated and timely.  When needed, create stop gap (prototype) analytical and reporting solutions to meet the short-term business needs and partner with internal/external resources to define, develop and implement production level reporting and/or dashboards.



  • Participate on cross-functional teams to develop strategic/ tactical plans.  Provide financial and business insight, financial information and analysis, and scenario modeling ensuring organizational objectives are achieved.



  • Challenge the status quo, constantly looks for ways to increase efficiency or streamline processes to enhance team effectiveness.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

  • Expert working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite including but not limited to Excel and Access.  Experience building processes using VBA and SQL is desired.

  • BA/BS degree in Finance, Accounting, Business and/or similar discipline with analytical and technical bias, MBA preferred

  • Advanced knowledge and well demonstrated abilities collecting, analyzing and efficiently managing large amounts of quantitative data and creating impactful analyses/reports to identify and drive business improvement and cost reductions.

  • 5+ years of Financial Planning & Analysis experience in logistics, retail, apparel or other consumer-focused industries.

  • Highly analytical, detail oriented and strong business sense and problem solving skills delivering forecasting, budgeting, and variance analysis, and data interpretation of results.

  • Ability to manage tight deadlines, prioritize workload and achieve effective results in a fast-paced, dynamic, ever-growing and often ambiguous environment; effective multi-tasking skills are vital.

  • Outstanding inter-personal and communication skills with the ability to influence brand leaders through relationship building, business insights and critical thinking.

  • Strong appreciation for data integrity and clear process definitions.

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently or in a team effectively.