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Temporary Finance Analyst, General Accounting

Tapestry

London, LND, GB

Come, be part of our Tapestry.

Defined by inclusivity rather than exclusivity, Tapestry is a global house of brands that embraces the exploration of individuality. Every individual in our global house has the opportunity to make an impact, learn and be part of our growing, beautiful, and unique story.

At Tapestry, we have the freedom to express ourselves and run with our best ideas across Coach, Kate Spade New York, and Stuart Weitzman. We share a profound belief in both our individual and collective potential, and know that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.

 

Make a Lasting Impression. Join Tapestry, the first New York-based house of modern luxury lifestyle brands. A successful career at Tapestry is built on hard work, determination and a genuine passion for what you do. At Tapestry, you are part of a global house of brands that is built around our shared values of optimism, innovation and inclusivity. We believe anyone from anywhere can have the best idea, and with creativity and perseverance, anything is possible.

 

Whether it be Coach, Stuart Weitzman or Kate Spade, each of our great brands around the world helps people express themselves in their own unique ways.  

 

 

Primary Purpose:

 

This role is to support the General Accounting team of Tapestry Europe which covers 11 countries and 3 brands. As we work to integrate the Kate Spade brand into the Tapestry General Accounting team this Analyst position will involve day to day general accounting activities have the following main areas of focus/ responsibility:

 

  • Supporting the Tapestry Europe general accounting team and monthly close process, which includes posting journal entries, performing monthly reconciliations, and closing the legal entity books;
  • Playing a key part in the transition of Kate Spade responsibilities from the Kate Spade accounting teams and ensuring entries are in line with Tapestry policies and procedures;
  • Assisting in maintaining and improving our internal controls and processes as the finance function continues to grow;
  • Building close working relationships with the FP&A teams and cross business partners;
  • Supporting the Senior Finance Analysts in their day to day activities;
  • Supporting the wider finance team on current initiatives; and
  • Ad hoc analysis.

 

The Analyst will join a high-performing team and will work cross-functionally to monitor controls and key processes and to ensure continuous improvement.

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in accounting to...

  • Support the Tapestry Europe General Accounting team and be a team player
  • Work to develop efficiencies and improvements in current processes

 

The accomplished individual will possess...

  • 2+ years working experience within an accounting based role;
  • Part qualified CIMA or ACCA;
  • Strong academic record and a minimum of 2:1 or equivalent in their undergraduate degree;
  • High level understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting methods;
  • Attention to detail and strong communication skills;
  • Self-motivated, flexible and performance-oriented; able to work independently under time pressure

    in a fast paced, dynamic environment;

  • Experience with finance software (SAP preferable);
  • A ‘can-do’, proactive attitude; and
  • Advanced Excel skills.

 

An outstanding professional will have...

 

  • European language skills
  • pan European retail finance experience
  • SAP expert

Tapestry, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and we pride ourselves on hiring and developing the best people. All employment decisions (including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, transfer, training, discipline and termination) are based on the applicant’s or employee’s qualifications as they relate to the requirements of the position under consideration. These decisions are made without regard to age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic characteristics, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage, citizenship, disability, marital status, military status, pregnancy, or any other legally-recognized protected basis prohibited by applicable law. Visit Tapestry, Inc. at http://www.tapestry.com/

Req ID:  50911


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