VF Corporation Senior Analyst, Internal Manufacturing in Durham, North Carolina

Job Description

As part of VF’s ongoing associate development and succession planning efforts, at least one associate has already been identified for this position and is the preferred candidate, but the position remains open to additional candidates and we strongly encourage you to apply if interested.

VF Corporation outfits consumers around the world with its diverse portfolio of iconic lifestyle brands, including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland®, Dickies®, Wrangler® and Lee®. Founded in 1899, VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies with socially and environmentally responsible operations spanning numerous geographies, product categories and distribution channels. We’re committed to delivering innovative products to consumers and creating long-term value for our customers and shareholders.

We are a purpose-led company that seeks not only to succeed in business, but also to leverage our success and resources to make the world better. Through our brands and nearly 70,000 associates around the world, we power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. We are movement makers. It’s who we are and have always been.

Powerful brands that are fueled by insights and innovation put us at the heart of our consumers’ lives. Many of our brands lead their respective categories, and some have risen to iconic status.

While our company and brands are diverse, we work together within a One VF culture to capitalize on our greatest opportunities for long-term performance. Across our company, a collaborative, global mindset differentiates our products and the unique experiences we provide to our consumers. It all adds up to a lasting competitive advantage built on harnessing the power of our differences to achieve great things together, all while positively impacting the lives of hundreds of millions of people and the world.

Senior Analyst, Internal Manufacturing: Become the Newest Member of the VF Family:

The Sr. Analyst - Internal Manufacturing will be responsible for all finance functions within an R&D facility that is confidential to the public. He/she will also oversee our internal controls across the entire VF Internal Manufacturing footprint.

How You Will Make a Difference:

  • Responsible for the finance functions within an R&D facility (Costing, Forecasting, Budgeting, WEAs, etc.)

  • Responsible for creating/maintaining process documentation for key internal controls across the entire VF Internal MFG footprint. Ensure that all control activities are in line with VF policies.

  • Select the audits that will be conducted in the field to ensure that all key controls are being followed. Review findings, track deviations until they are resolved and report out quarterly to supply chain leadership.

  • Act as a point of contact for the external auditors and manage the collection of any data that they are requesting. Maintain a record of the requested information (what was the document, who provided it, date requested, date completed).

  • Review/audit financial transactions within internal manufacturing and the Panama hub to ensure proper Segregation of Duties (SOD).

  • Support the approval process for system access as assigned.

  • Train accounting teams in VFSLA on VF processes and compliance.

Skills for Success:

Years of Related Professional Experience: 5+ yrs

Educational/Position Requirements:

  • Degree in accounting or finance

  • Public accounting or internal audit experience

  • Bilingual (English and Spanish are a requirement)

  • Extensive manufacturing experience in a global footwear and apparel manufacturer

  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP

  • Financial proficiency, financial controls and procedures

  • Strong communication skills (Spanish and English)

  • Strong process and continuous improvement mindset and background

  • Creation of master data skills

  • Working knowledge of other statutory and legal requirements in Latin America

  • Strong documenting operation controls

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Very strong analytical mindset, integrity beyond reproach, and solid software and PC skills

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.