Financial Analyst - Sport Category

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Under Armour’s vision is to be the #1 Performance Athletic Brand in the world. To help achieve this goal, we are building a world-class Financial Planning & Analysis team whose focus will be developing core competencies in the areas of FP&A, Decision Support, and Strategy Execution.
The Sport Category Reporting & Analytics Analyst will transform how Under Armour operates by embedding data & analytic insights into our core work processes to provide key insights and reporting that will influence the strategic decisions of our Sport Category leadership teams.
Specific Responsibilities
Develop tools to report on key financial metrics for the CPO/Sport Category organization.  Deliver a monthly reporting package and visualization tools for teams to analyze key business drivers.  Understand business systems (IBPf, COPA, SAP) to pull key financial data.
Collaborate cross functionally with FP&A Region leads and Corporate FP&A team to build category forecasts and actuals validation.
Partner with IT to automate long term solution.

Develop Sport Category P&Ls. Work collaboratively with FP&A Region leads and Marketing to develop virtual P&L for all sport categories.

Develop Sport Category business reviews to deliver key revenue and margin insights around future season performance and KPI tracking and current year sell through, market share, and P&L performance. 
Support the Analytics Manager in managing and reconciling relationships and data with accounting to ensure data integrity.
Work cross functionally with Sport Category, Product and Sales teams to share findings and provide key strategic recommendations that drive business decisions.
Continue to help innovate business metrics that drive thought provoking conversations and key business decisions.
BA/BS required in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, or similar degree   
1-3 years of progressive experience in Finance, FP&A, Pricing or Business Analytics.
Advanced Microsoft Office skillset, with emphasis on Excel and Powerpoint
Consumer Products preferred.
Team player with demonstrated ability to lead and influence others outside of their direct-reporting lines.
Balance of strategic and analytic capabilities.
Strategic thinker with excellent analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal, and relationship building skills.
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and articulate ideas, financial results, and actionable recommendations.
Ability to get results in ambiguous/ever changing environment.
Demonstrated leadership skills, willingness to “do what it takes” to get the job done-done-done, and commitment to challenging the status-quo to make things better.
Consistently producing results that exceed expectations.
Expertise in Excel, financial modeling, cash flow valuation, scenario/sensitivity analysis, and ROI, NPV, and IRR analyses.
High integrity.
Humble & Hungry.
Pursuance of advanced degree highly preferred.
Knowledge of descriptive and inferential statistics including but not limited to regression, probability, t-tests, ANOVA, and hypothesis testing
SAP, Tableau, SQL, COPA, IBPf experience preferred
Under Armour is an equal employment opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law.  We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Under Armour depends solely on your qualifications.