Sr. Financial Analyst

SIGNA Sports United US • Columbus

  • Full-time

Columbus

as soon as possible

SIGNA Sports United (SSU) North American Holding is firmly in growth mode.  In 2021, SSU entered the US market with the acquisitions of Tennis Express and Midwest Sports, two of the largest tennis platforms in the US. In December 2021, SIGNA Sports United successfully floated on to the New York Stock exchange and is now a publicly traded Company.  Our growth has been propelled by acquiring new Brands in leading sports businesses and scaling our current portfolio through our end-to-end e-commerce as-a-service solutions, connecting & enabling offline specialist retailers, and integrating with digital sports communities. 

What you will be responsible for

Reporting to the Director, Financial Analysis and Planning, the Sr. Financial Analyst will support functional business leaders and will assist with the development of management presentations for an executive level audience resulting from financial analysis and business case analysis.  This role will also support the annual expense budget process, monthly reporting, financial modeling, monthly forecasting, and ad hoc requests. This is an opportunity to support a fast-pace, fast-growing team that is passionate about what they do. 

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional business partners
  • Work with leadership to develop complex financial models and business cases to support key business decisions
  • Partner with Brand-level Finance teams and act as the primary preparer of consolidated budgets/forecasts supported by profit and loss statements, cash flow forecasts, and balance sheets
  • Assist with the development of management presentations for an executive-level audience resulting from financial analysis and business case analysis
  • Assist in the development of the overall long-term financial plan including profit and loss and cash flow projections which reflect business initiatives included in the Strategic Plan.
  • Assist in the development and analysis of weekly reports that summarize sales performance, channel traffic, and key KPI’s,
  • Drive decision making across the business to meet organizational objectives by providing insightful financial analysis, interpretations, predictions, support, and recommendations
  • Prepare various adhoc related reports for partners across the business
  • Identify areas of opportunity and recommend solutions for achieving optimal efficiency in Finance
  • Perform financial and operational analysis to help influence decision making.

What we're looking for

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years' experience, retail or e-commerce experience preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive and independent with the ability to take initiative
  • Attention to detail with excellent analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple priorities
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software, especially Excel
  • Excellent communication skills

What you need to know

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

We at SIGNA Sports United believe that our team-spirit burns brightest when we're together. We also believe in flexible working models. As such, we provide a place for you to come, work and collaborate in any of our offices in the country you are employed in. And of course, you can work from home if needed.

#LI-Remote

About us

SSU is firmly in growth mode, so far in 2021, we have entered the US market with the acquisitions of Tennis Express and Midwest sports, two of the largest tennis platforms in the US, we have acquired WiggleCRC, a global bike retailer, thus creating the biggest online bike retailer in the world. On 15.12.21 Signa Sports United has successfully floated on the New York Stock exchange and is now a publicly traded Company.  

Our growth has been propelled by acquiring new Brands in leading sports businesses and scaling our current portfolio through our end-to-end e-commerce as-a-service solutions, connecting & enabling offline specialist retailers and integrating with digital sports communities. 

News & Insights

since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange
since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange

Since 15.12.2021 we are a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. We have been honoring this important day with some celebratory moments together with our Business Units and colleagues watching remote all around the world. Being a publicly listed company is an amazing achievement and has fueled our energy even more - we are here to conquer! If you have passion for sports - join us! Many exciting open vacancies are waiting for you!

Our benefits

Fast paced company with exciting challenges

Flat hierarchies and fast decision making

Highly self-organised and autonomous way of working

Open and transparent international company culture

Exciting Combination of Tech and Sports e-commerce

Very dynamic environment with sport-enthusiastic colleagues

Reports

Tayla
Tayla
Recruitment Manager

I’m Tayla, The Recruitment Manager at SIGNA-Sports United.

Throughout my career I have had a people-centric focus. It is what drives me and gives me purpose. My passion is to help others, explore and accomplish their dreams.

With an analytical mindset and a passion for people recruitment became my home. A home where I
could build strong relationships and match candidates with their dream positions and careers. My
purpose has always been about inspiring, encouraging and fulfilling aspirations.

Hence why I started at SSU, it is a place that encourages growth, autonomy and innovation. An
environment where your opinions are valued and your impact great. A place filled with passionate
people, hardworking and collaborative, with a team spirit that inspires.

Be INSPIRED, by joining an amazing team of high-calibre individuals that are passionate about sports
and the outdoors. We are SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, we are DRIVEN, we are PASSIONATE, and we are INNOVATIVE!

Get in Touch: careers@signa-sportsunited.com

Contacts

If you have any questions please send us an email

 

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