About Calvin Klein
Calvin Klein is a global lifestyle brand built on iconic essentials and powered by bold, progressive ideals. The Calvin Klein brands CK Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Jeans, Calvin Klein Underwear and Calvin Klein Performance provide us with the opportunity to market products both domestically and internationally at various price points, through multiple distribution channels and to different consumer groups. The Calvin Klein brands are also licensed for a range of products, including fragrance, women's apparel, footwear, eyewear, watches and jewelry in various regions. Global retail sales of products sold under the Calvin Klein brands were approximately $9.4 billion in 2019.
The tiered-brand strategy was established forCalvin Kleinto provide a focused, consistent approach to global brand growth and development that preserves the brand's prestige and image. Each of theCalvin Klein brands occupies a distinct marketing identity and position. We believe thatCalvin Kleinis well positioned over the next few years to establish itself as the worlds favorite brand. With the North Star of "Defying the boundaries of self-expression" guiding its design, marketing and consumer engagement initiatives, we believe that Calvin Klein will convert its investments into ongoing commercial success
The Business Operations department of Calvin Klein Europe, based in the European headquarters in Amsterdam, is currently searching for a talented and data-driven Business Operations Analyst.The department is a diverse, international team with extensive apparel background.
The Business Operations Analyst would work closely with the Senior Director of Business Operations, support analytical reporting, and operational controlling, helping to further drive the European growth.You will report to the Senior Director of Business Operations, who has extensive expertise of the industry and knowledge of the company.
The primary responsibilities are Business area reporting, performance tracking and analysis and support on Operating Expenses control.
Support the Business Operations Director in the tracking and analysis of the operational performance, milestones, timelines and processes which will be used to draw insights and measures for performance improvement
Assist the Business Operations Director in the analysis of the consolidated results
Support the Business Operations Director in the control and allocation of operational costs
Prepare monthly / weekly reporting for divisional stakeholders and senior management
Support the Business Operations Director in the daily communication and alignment with divisions, Business Strategy and Finance
Coordinate collaboration with the central PVH Europe and CK Global controlling departments to ensure realistic and factual reporting
Coordinate distribution and approval of suppliers invoices with the Accounts Payable department
Maintain and control the Invoice approver matrix
Maintain and distribute the Invoice approval manual
Maintain the information database and KPI dashboard, and proactively propose improvements and enhancements
Ad hoc projects and requests
The Ideal Candidate:
Bachelor's degree in business administration/ Finance / Controlling or equivalent
Minimum 3 years of experience in a business control related position, preferably in a wholesale/ retail or apparel environment
Excellent working knowledge of MS Excel and PowerPoint
Preferably working knowledge of SAP FMS / BW
High standard of spoken and written Englishcombined with strong communication skills (verbal & written).
Outstanding analytical skills and accuracy withnumbers.
Collaborative, attention to detail and quickthinking.
Excellent presentation and