The Brand that Gets You to What’s Next
Express is the vibrant, confident lifestyle brand for ambitious people, providing the latest fashion for style-obsessed men and women since 1980. Our mission is to provide inspiration and confidence through fashion to help people get to what’s next in their day, and their lives. With more than 600 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and Latin America, and a best-in-class online/mobile shopping experience at www.express.com, Express brings city-inspired style to customers across the globe.
A Workplace To Match
We think you’ll like it here.
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, generous associate discount, and casual work environment. Working at Express is much more than the 9 to 5. It is an opportunity to connect and engage with some of the smartest individuals in the fashion business doing work they are passionate about. This is the Express Life and we’re always looking for talented leaders at all levels to join our team; if this sounds like you, we’d love to chat!
The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for conducting and documenting complex financial analysis projects. Responsible for reporting financial results relating to sales, margin/inventory, expenses, cash flow or capital spend and related specifics as well as forecasting those implications to the total financial forecast. Develop and maintain daily/weekly/monthly business reporting needs. Leads in preparation of seasonal budgets, long range planning and weekly forecasting process. Typically reports to a Finance Manager. May provide functional advice or training to less experienced analysts.
Weekly P&L forecasting including Risk / Opportunity assessment
Ensure the achievement of profit objectives and analyze business issues and opportunities
Annual / Seasonal Budget / Long Range Planning co-ordination and collaboration with cross functional partners
Ad hoc analytics /miscellaneous reporting – long term/short term special projects
Essential Requirements –
Bachelor’s degree (finance, accounting, engineering, economics majors preferred)
Advanced degree, CPA or MBA a plus
3 to 5 years of financial analysis experience
Prior retail finance / accounting experience a plus
Preferred Requirements (skills and abilities)
Extreme focus on data accuracy
Ability to model complex business questions/issues
Ability to think analytically and creatively
Ability to meet tight deadlines and handle multiple tasks/projects
Demonstrated leadership skills and strong interest in advancement
Ability to work in a dynamic, fast changing environment
Ability to work with various levels of management throughout the organization
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Self starter and motivator, ability to remain focused and on task with minimal direction
Advanced PC skill proficiency including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
Diversity Vision Statement
We are committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. We are an equal employment opportunity of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. We are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our associates and applicants without discrimination based on their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected factor.
As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class. Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.
Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.