Financial Analyst

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 days ago
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION We believe that clothes — and how you make them — can make a difference. Since 1853, we’ve been obsessed with innovation to meet people’s needs. We invented the first blue jean. And we reinvented khaki pants. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines for our manufacturing partners. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do. A company doesn’t last 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itself, striving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace, and by remaining true to its values. We employ more than 17,000 people around the world – supporting great brands, including Levi’s®, Dockers® and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to innovation, creativity and collaboration. Put simply, if you’re looking for a new opportunity, this is a great place to grow your career. In this role, you will serve as the finance point person with the Product Management and Business Unit Finance teams regarding Cost of Goods Sold (COGS). You will work directly with the teams to reconcile, analyze and forecast Standard Cost and COGS variances while providing meaningful analysis to influence decision making and improve company performance. In this role, you will be required to manage, quickly pull and analyze data both during monthly close cycles and on an ad hoc basis which will impact upcoming seasonal decisions. You will work with a broad range of colleagues including a geographically diverse population. As a Levi's employee, you should demonstrate a strong work ethic, dedication to high quality work results and flexibility working with business partners around the world. In this role, you will: • Prepare monthly reporting and analyze results to help drive performance improvement • Provide cost accounting and reconciliation support for airfreight, claims and liabilities reporting, prepare necessary journal entries, communicate and resolve issues related to these expenses • Collaborate with business partners to understand and analyze financial information for use in informed, risk-based decision making • Provide backup support for standard cost development in the go-to market cycle, including analysis and systems support • Support and drive initiatives to streamline and standardize processes and improve operational efficiencies • Provide sound advice to managers and peers based on an understanding of the business and strategies • Systematically gather relevant information, generate, analyze and propose solutions and manage solutions to closure For this role, you will need: • BS/BA in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration • 2+ years' work relevant to the responsibilities for this position • Capability to communicate and interact with managers and peers to drive participation and partnership across a geographically diverse cross-functional group of colleagues • Attention to detail when managing large databases • Ability to utilize available information to influence decisions • Strong analytical skills backed by ability to use systems (Excel, SAP, Essbase) to drive analysis • Experience with Access is a plus LOCATION1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111FULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time