VF Corporation Manager SEC Financial Reporting in Greensboro, North Carolina

Job Description

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.

Manager SEC Financial Reporting

The Manager SEC Financial Reporting will work within the Corporate Finance department, which is responsible for the Company’s external financial reporting, consolidated financial close and technical accounting projects. The Manager SEC Financial Reporting will serve as a key member of the Corporate Finance team with responsibilities including involvement in all aspects of external financial reporting. The Manager SEC Financial Reporting will also assist with other projects and perform accounting research on questions/topics as they arise.

This is an interesting position due to the varying duties for which this person is responsible and provides an opportunity to see the operating results of the entire multi-national corporation and indirectly observe the actions of senior financial and operating management. This is a challenging position due to a wide variety of responsibilities/tasks and the individual should have the ability to self-direct. The position provides an entry point for an individual to be considered for promotion within the department or to an operating company.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare financial statements for the Form 10-Q, Form 10-K and press release filings.

  • Complete footnote disclosures for presentation in the Form 10-Q and Form 10-K SEC filings, including preparation of all schedules that support the footnotes.

  • Complete tie-out procedures to support MD&A, footnotes and press release documentation.

  • Review supporting workpapers for SEC filings prepared by other team members.

  • Work with other groups within VF including Treasury, Tax and Financial Planning & Analysis to ensure accurate reporting of information.

  • Assist in the preparation and review of XBRL filings.

  • Analyze account balances, unusual trends or relationships as requested.

  • Research accounting issues and new accounting pronouncements, SEC requirements, etc. as related to current reporting issues.

  • Assist with ad-hoc projects related to financial reporting topics and corporate activity such as acquisitions, divestitures and other strategic decisions.

Education/Experience:

  • Years of related professional experience: 5-7 years

  • BA/BS in Accounting/Business

  • CPA license, or CPA eligible

  • Public accounting experience preferred

Skills:

  • Understanding of US GAAP and SEC reporting requirements

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Results oriented with ability to handle multiple and competing priorities and requests

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in MS Office suite (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)

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.