REPORTS TO: Sr. Manager / Manager, FP&A
BUSINESS/COMPANY/DEPARTMENT: Finance / FP&A
LOCATION: Park City, SLC
Our Financial Analysts report on and analyze financial results across Backcountry’s suite of ecommerce sites. Ongoing reporting and performing ad hoc analysis as well as other support is required. Financial Analysts also assist in budgeting, forecasting and treasury.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Produce accurate financial reports and daily dashboards.
Build and update financial models and budgets and perform ad hoc data inquiries as needed
Work with business intelligence tools to extract relevant data as needed. Work with BI team members to gather data as required.
Demonstrate working knowledge of concepts and principles of business metrics and analyses, including their application to effective reporting and analysis.
Responsible for financial storytelling in monthly, quarterly and annual reporting processes.
NON-ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Stay current on retail industry trends and developments; stay current with the latest analytics trends and developments.
Discuss trends with FP&A team members and make recommendations as appropriate.
Perform all other duties and tasks as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Four-year college degree or equivalent experience is required. The preferred degree path is economics, finance, accounting, mathematics, or business administration.
1-3 years of professional experience.
Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint skills required.
Must be curious and interested in learning FP&A.
Proficient Microsoft Office skills in Word and Outlook required.
The ability to understand and read financial budgets, reports, models, and data is required.
Basic understanding of financial reports and preparation of dashboards is required.
Prior experience working with Oracle Business Intelligence and Adaptive Planning and NetSuite a plus.
Our mission is to connect people to their passions. Our five online stores—Backcountry, Competitive Cyclist, MotoSport, Bergfreunde, and SteepandCheap—aim to supply our customers with the gear, knowledge, and inspiration necessary to get out there and chase down life’s greatest moments. We do this by providing the biggest and best assortment of premium outdoor products, a superior shopping experience, personalized Gearhead expertise, lightning-fast and accurate fulfillment, and inspirational, informative, and community-centered content.
We take this concept seriously, both personally and professionally, which for employees translates to careers with growth potential and the ability to take ownership and make an impact daily. Perks such as an excellent gear discount, an annual summer Adventure Contest, summer barbecues, and a pet-friendly office make for a fun work environment. Backcountry employees will have the benefit of working with colleagues who are passionate about their careers as well as the outdoors. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and disability & life insurance, paid maternity and paternity leave, 401(k) matching, and Flexible Spending or Health Savings Accounts.