More than stores, more than products, L Brands is a family of brands. Our brands are world-renowned; they are household names — Victoria’s Secret, PINK, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel. Although we are primarily known for the lingerie, personal care and beauty products and accessories we sell, our power as brands extends much further. Together and individually, these brands have come to represent an aspirational lifestyle — a way of life. Our brands help customers feel sexy, bold and powerful. They entice customers to pamper and indulge themselves and to add a dash of fantasy and fun to their everyday lives. Our family of the world’s best fashion retail brands invites customers into a whole new world of beauty and style.
The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for complex accounting, reporting and analysis activities. Provides functional advice and training to less experienced analysts when necessary.
Perform business, financial and operational analysis to help influence senior management decision-making
Work in partnership with multiple non-financial stakeholders
Ensure the achievement of financial objectives and analyze business issues and opportunities
Develop and oversee new business plans for new or emerging opportunities
Prepare weekly/monthly commentary, key company initiatives, business results for senior management
Refine existing planning models and develop new planning models to better predict operating and expense performance
Support annual and long-range strategic planning process
Perform special project and senior leadership assigned analysis as directed
Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business or mathematics preferred
Advanced degree, CPA or MBA preferred
Three to five years of financial analysis, budgeting and allocation experience
Minimum two years of experience in an analysis/planning role
Experience in retail or apparel manufacturing environment a plus
Ability to model complex business questions/issues
Ability to think analytically and creatively
Demonstrated initiative and drive to achieve results
Strong oral and written presentation skills
Advanced PC skills including Excel, Access and PowerPoint
Experience working with operations research tools a plus
About L Brands: Victoria's Secret/Pink/Bath & Body Works/La Senza/Henri Bendel
Building a family of the world's best fashion Retail brands
L Brands, through Victoria's Secret, Pink, Bath & Body Works, La Senza and Henri Bendel, is an international company. that sells lingerie, personal care and beauty products, apparel and accessories. The company operates more than 2,900 company-owned specialty stores in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and its brands a...re sold in about 600 franchised additional locations worldwide. The company's products are also available through the Victoria's Secret Catalogue and online at www.VictoriasSecret.com, www.BathandBodyWorks.com, www.HenriBendel.com and www.LaSenza.com. L Brands recorded sales of $11.5 billion in 2014 and employs more than 80,000 associates.