PVH has evolved from its 1881 roots to become a diversified global company with over $9 billion in revenues through a combination of strategic acquisitions and by successfully growing our brands globally across the Wholesale, Retail, E-commerce and Licensing channels.
PVH Corporation made several acquisitions over a decade that has redefined the identity, performance and long-term growth potential of the Company. Through these transformative acquisitions, we have secured our position as one of the largest branded lifestyle apparel companies in the world, with a diversified portfolio of iconic lifestyle apparel brands, led by Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein. Together, these two brands represent over 75% of our worldwide business and are expected to continue to drive future revenue and profitability growth.
As a much larger organization, we continue to operate under our core business principles, which value leaders who hold the highest ethical standards, while also driving results across the business. At PVH, we take great pride in our passion, integrity, individuality, partnership and accountability, and we believe that these attributes will serve as key competitive advantages.
Our people are our greatest asset, we believe that investing in our talent will allow us to continue to grow our business.
The Business Analyst is the best partner for the retail management, providing comprehensive analysis on retail accounts to allow sound business decisions, in order to achieve sales and profit goals.
The candidate will provide accurate financial and commercial information by researching and analyzing sales data, market information and reports.
You will have the opportunity to develop professional competencies by leading the following activities:
Be a Partner for the Retail and Finance Function to analyze, at all necessary levels of detail (by channel, by store type, by store, by brand, etc.) sales trends, item level data, pricing and promotional plans, markdown impacts and budgets
Participate to weekly meetings to update cross-functional teams on meaningful sales and budget reports along with the analysis of a set of KPIs
Analyse the P&L accounts for division assigned, focusing on various aspects such as sales, margins, markdowns, KPIs, payroll
Review periodically financial statement to ensure fairness and completeness of the data
Prepare and explain reports necessary to drive performance and ensure alignment across team members and cross functional partners; provide ad-hoc reports when and where requested, acting as a business partner for Retail and Finance Function
Drive the business forward through data-driven recommendations and proactive evaluations
Constantly reviews and reports on key retail account weekly sales and procurement forecasts
Provide analysis of weekly purchasing forecasts by model to assist in future months forecasting validation
Provide regular analysis to management on sell-through history and apply it to forecasting, procurement, inventory and preferred store selection for products
Monitor the competitive environment as it relates to products, promotions, pricing and merchandising
Provide analyses on store operations (e.g. new store performance, sales analyses and customer experience)
The Ideal Candidate
4 years of experience as Junior Business Analyst or Controller
Degree in Administration Finance and Corporate Control or in Finance
Fluency in English required
Flexibility and adaptability
Attention to details, rigorous, proactive and deadline oriented
Strong analytical skills with a financial mindset
Autonomy, ability to prioritize and impact focus
Outstanding relationship skills and ability to interact with all levels of the organization
High interest in fashion industry and passion for the brands