Financial Analyst, Business Support - #196855

Burlington Stores

Date: 06/08/2022 08:30 AM

City: Burlington, New Jersey

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

LOCATION 1830 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016


If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Business Analyst! As a rapidly growing retailer and certified “Great Place to Work,” Burlington offers a variety of perks and benefits including an associate discount, generous paid time off plan, a newly remodeled corporate campus with modern technology, and comprehensive benefits offerings. If you’re looking to grow your career, this may be the right opportunity for you.

Position Summary:

Experienced Finance/Accounting professional to interact with operational department(s) to review and implement process efficiencies and provide expert assistance in meeting accounting and finance requirements of the Company as well as to provide assistance in identifying efficiency and effectiveness opportunities. The role will take a lead on the re-forecasting and budgeting process within the department(s) assigned to become a key partner between them and the Finance/Accounting teams.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Capex Budget & Tracking – work with Store Planning, Construction, & Real Estate Legal to develop capital budget assumptions, monthly tracking, and analysis for various capital projects throughout the year. Position will gain understanding of capital planning, budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis for financial reporting to management.

  • Finance/Accounting Tasks for Supported Department(s) - take a lead role in monthly re-forecasting process, budget preparation, accruals, general ledger coding, SG&A analysis, and weekly Finance updates. This will include preparation of the monthly re-forecast, development of sub-schedules, and take a lead role during the re-forecast meeting. This will include key responsibility for ensuring the accuracy of the financials for the department(s) to ensure proper capitalization, accruals, and general ledger coding.

  • Performance Improvement Contribution (PIC) – Identify, execute, and/or support PIC initiatives. Respond to the needs of the Company by identifying and realizing additional expense/capital saving practices.

  • Special Projects – complete special projects as given by CFO/CAO, Sr. Mgt., and Director-Construction Accounting

Scope and Impact:

Position will be a permanent Accounting & Finance position assigned to the Construction Accounting Department and supporting various Store Development teams. The role will take a lead to ensure proper compliance with Company’s capitalization policy as well as on the re-forecasting and budgeting process becoming a key partner with the Finance/Accounting teams.

This role will develop analysis and provide feedback and/or ideas to partner with the supported department(s) to ensure they have the necessary tools to manage the business through an understanding of their financials to include monthly re-forecasting, budgeting, expense challenges, and Performance Improvement Contribution (PIC). Provide additional reporting to Director of Construction Accounting and Sr. Management as requested.

Education: 4-yr Accounting/Finance degree required;

Experience: Minimum 1-3 years related Accounting/Finance

Skills and Abilities: Advanced Excel user, proficiency in computerized accounting applications

If you…

…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;

…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;

…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;

…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;

…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Disclaimer: The above position description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position . As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.

Posting Number 2022-176691

Location US-NJ-Burlington

Address 1830 Route 130 North

Zip Code 08016

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Posted Date 3/22/2022 9:57 AM

Career Site Category Corporate

Position Category Finance

Evergreen Yes

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