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Finance Analyst

Date:  May 7, 2022
Brand:  Luxottica Wholesale North America
Location: 

Port Washington, NY, US, 11050

Requisition ID: 623424 
Position:Full-Time
Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information

 

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 9,100 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley, and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; LensCrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, and Target Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

Luxottica’s Wholesale teams deliver the highest quality frames, best-in-class expertise and a deep understanding of products and markets to support our customers and fuel their businesses all over North America.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION

The Financial Analyst develops departmental budgets and variance analyses, prepares forecast and profitability analyses, compiles and analyzes performance across brands, geographies, and channels of trade, prepares and analyzes monthly financial data, and supports overall controlling activities for operating expenses for the North American Wholesale Division.

  

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops, maintains, documents, and improves upon complex financial models for forecasting and budgeting purposes with an emphasis on non-labor operating expenses.
  • Identifies opportunities to automate, streamline and improve reporting and budgeting procedures, and exploits those opportunities through implementation.
  • Implements and maintains financial reporting by channel of trade; becomes the point of contact for business leaders.
  • Supports month-end closing process and controlling procedures by preparing other selling expense journal entries and accruals for Shared Services accounting team.
  • Analyzes and reports month-end results, providing both quantitative and qualitative drivers of variance for non-labor operating expenses.
  • Prepares recurring and ad hoc travel and expense schedules as needed for executive financial packages and distribution to key business partners.
  • Tracks other selling expenses and generates monthly reporting vs approved spending amounts.
  • Coordinates information gathering with Finance and Accounting for financial reports, analyses, and presentations to aid in the decision-making process.
  • Performs on-going analysis of budgetary status and impact of supplemental needs and requests, prepares periodic and ad hoc analyses of Budget/Forecast versus Actual, prepares and maintains supporting documentation.
  • Works cooperatively with other disciplines and accepts direction from supervisors.
  • Prepares management reports for Corporate and senior Luxottica management.
  • Runs reports and queries data using Company’s financial package to collect information for financial planning.

 

 BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • 1 to 3 years’ experience in Financial Analysis
  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance/Accounting
  • Solid understanding of General Accounting
  • Experienced and proficient in the financial analysis discipline
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office (emphasis on Excel)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and effective communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to build the business through improved analysis, trending and reporting
  • Sound business judgment and strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated team-builder, with the ability to work collaboratively with other individuals and disciplines
  • Innovative style with a “roll-up-the-sleeves” attitude

 

 PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • MBA / CPA, a plus
  • Knowledge of SAP and/or Hyperion/Essbase
  • Experience in a multi-national company

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process.  To request a reasonable accommodation, please call the Luxottica Ethics Compliance Hotline at 1-888-887-3348 (be sure to provide your name and contact information so that we may follow up in a timely manner). 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, social origin, social condition, being perceived as a victim of domestic violence, sexual aggression or stalking, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, ancestry, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.  Native Americans receive preference in accordance with Tribal Law.


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