Financial Analyst - Sport Category

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Under Armour

Financial Analyst - Sport Category

Baltimore, MD
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Under Armour’s vision is to be the #1 Performance Athletic Brand in the world. To help achieve this goal, we are building a world-class Financial Planning & Analysis team whose focus will be developing core competencies in the areas of FP&A, Decision Support, and Strategy Execution.

    The Sport Category Reporting & Analytics Analyst will transform how Under Armour operates by embedding data & analytic insights into our core work processes to provide key insights and reporting that will influence the strategic decisions of our Sport Category leadership teams.

    Specific Responsibilities

    • Develop tools to report on key financial metrics for the CPO/Sport Category organization. Deliver a monthly reporting package and visualization tools for teams to analyze key business drivers.
    • Understand business systems (IBPf, COPA, SAP) to pull key financial data.
    • Collaborate cross functionally with FP&A Region leads and Corporate FP&A team to build category forecasts and actuals validation.
    • Partner with IT to automate long term solution.
    • Develop Sport Category P&Ls.
    • Work collaboratively with FP&A Region leads and Marketing to develop virtual P&L for all sport categories.
    • Develop Sport Category business reviews to deliver key revenue and margin insights around future season performance and KPI tracking and current year sell through, market share, and P&L performance.
    • Support the Analytics Manager in managing and reconciling relationships and data with accounting to ensure data integrity.
    • Work cross functionally with Sport Category, Product and Sales teams to share findings and provide key strategic recommendations that drive business decisions.
    • Continue to help innovate business metrics that drive thought provoking conversations and key business decisions.
  • Qualifications

    Qualifications

    • BA/BS required in Finance, Accounting, Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, or similar degree
    • 1-3 years of progressive experience in Finance, FP&A, Pricing or Business Analytics.
    • Advanced Microsoft Office skillset, with emphasis on Excel and Powerpoint
    • Consumer Products preferred.
    • Team player with demonstrated ability to lead and influence others outside of their direct-reporting lines.
    • Balance of strategic and analytic capabilities.
    • Strategic thinker with excellent analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, interpersonal, and relationship building skills.
    • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and articulate ideas, financial results, and actionable recommendations.
    • Ability to get results in ambiguous/ever changing environment.
    • Demonstrated leadership skills, willingness to “do what it takes” to get the job done-done-done, and commitment to challenging the status-quo to make things better.
    • Consistently producing results that exceed expectations.
    • Expertise in Excel, financial modeling, cash flow valuation, scenario/sensitivity analysis, and ROI, NPV, and IRR analyses.
    • High integrity.
    • Humble & Hungry.

    Preferred

    • Pursuance of advanced degree highly preferred.
    • Knowledge of descriptive and inferential statistics including but not limited to regression, probability, t-tests, ANOVA, and hypothesis testing
    • SAP, Tableau, SQL, COPA, IBPf experience preferred
  • Industry
    Sporting Goods
  • About Us
    Under Armour is an environment where building a great team is vital, where doing whatever it takes is the baseline, and going above and beyond to protect the brand is commonplace.