Ralph Lauren ANALYST, FINANCIAL REPORTING in Lyndhurst, New Jersey
Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Ralph Lauren Collection, Double RL, Polo Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children’s, Ralph Lauren Home, Lauren Ralph Lauren, RLX, American Living, Chaps and Club Monaco, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands. For more information, go to http ://investor.ralphlauren.com .Position Summary : Role will be responsible for the creation, maintenance, automation and support of retail reporting through the use of SAP and Hyperion applications and will report into the Senior Director of Global Management Reporting. The role demands someone who has advanced technical skills and is a solution driven individual. Key Responsibilities: Assist in maintaining all financial reporting for system generated financials as well as excel versions for retail divisions and consolidations. Analyze, identify and research discrepancies between various versions of system generated reports. Assist in the preparation and distribution of monthly consolidated financial statements and store Income Statements. Support General Accounting and Financial Planning &Analysis; in the monthly, quarterly and year end closing as well as special projects. Participate and assist in the implementation of Global Hyperion Planning. Assist in the development and design of Hyperion Planning web-forms and Hyperion Reports for various parts of the business. Participate in the creation and maintenance Hyperion reporting structures. Maintain effective communication with General Accounting and FP&A; staff during closing process. Assist in providing SAP and Hyperion training and guidance to various parts of the business Prepare adhoc reports. Participate in preparation of schedules for auditors and tax Requirements: Minimum 1-3 years work experience in a fast paced retail environment in an analytical or accounting capacity. Strong analytical and communication skills required. Demonstrated ability to work with all levels of employees to resolve retail systems and accounting questions effectively and in a timely manner. High degree of accuracy with a strong attention to detail. Well organized with an ability to organize tasks efficiently. Ability to be resourceful, creative and independent when faced with multiple projects or challenging deadlines. Very strong Excel skills are a must. Hyperion/Essbase/Planning/Reporting/Enterprise knowledge a must. SAP general ledger knowledge a must. MicroStrategy reporting knowledge a must. Must be a team playerRalph Lauren is an equal opportunity employer. We offer dynamic career opportunities with growth potential and a generous company discount.