Finance Analyst

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  • Vakgebied
    Personeel en organisatie
  • Vacature referentie
  • Uren per week
    32-40 uur

As a Finance Analyst at Converse, you will support the Territory Finance Manager, to play a key role in realizing Western Europe’s potential in driving and delivering sustained, mutually profitable growth. You will be a strategic partner to the Territory Account Teams to help shape the marketplace and evaluate financial planning of our Wholesale business. 


 We have a fulltime temporary contract for 6 months.


What does the role involve?

Being business partner on a cross-functional team, you will provide insights that drive actions and impact the business. You will need to demonstrate strong business acumen, team mindset, can-do mentality, a strong analytical skill set, the ability to take analytics to insights and translate these into clear and simple action items and recommendations. The role is based in European Headquarters of Converse in Hilversum, the Netherlands. 

Who will you work with?

  • You will report into the Territory Finance Manager.
  • You will be a team member of the larger Commercial Finance Team.
  • Stakeholders you will be working with in the wider Finance function are FP&A and Customer Finance.
  • You will partner with the cross-functional Integrated Account Teams for the Territory wholesale accounts.

Core Responsibilities

  • Support the strategic planning, budgeting, forecasting and monthly reporting for the strategic accounts. Contribute to budgets that incorporate strategic business plan objectives and appropriate assumptions, within set timelines.
  • Actively review and interpret financial/business results and provide insightful analysis to explain trends within month end reporting, budgets and forecasts and identify risks and opportunities.
  • Work with finance and business functions to ensure accuracy and comprehensiveness, as well as to enable integrated view and context between financials and business results.
  • Develop value-adding reports and efficient processes in alignment with relevant cross-functional stakeholders. Pro-actively seek for new opportunities to improve our reporting landscape.
  • Perform ad hoc analysis (scenario planning, internal requests, presentations).
  • Ensure integrity of financial statements and compliance with US GAAP.

Waar ga je werken?

Why do I want to work here?

Although the current situation is a full work from home situation, NIKE EHQ is based on an inspiring campus in Hilversum. A dynamic, energizing place to work that reflects the values and spirit of the brand. Colleagues from all over the world and located in and amongst numerous parks, cycling lanes and running tracks. Furthermore, this package includes:

  • 25 vacation days if you work 40 hours per week a full year
  • Commuting allowance EUR 0.19 cent per km/max of EUR 6 net per day
  • 8.33% holiday allowance
  • After 26 work weeks participation in pension plan
  • Free access to the online learning platform Adecco Academy
  • Free access to online NIKE training Club app and work outs via Zoom  
  • As of January 2022 they will start with an Hybrid Model, working 3 days at the office and 2 days from home

Wat vragen wij?

This is why the role is a great match for me

  • Relevant master’s degree and/or professional qualification (CFA).
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience.
  • Excellent command of English, both written and spoken.
  •  Ability to deliver results against tight and complex timelines plus ability to navigate large amount of information, ability to “connect the dots” from various data sources.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Experience in working within cross functional business teams is considered an advantage.
  • Team player attitude, solid positive energy, confidence and integrity.
  • Excellent MS office skills, Excel.
  • Experience with SAP & BI (Business Intelligence) is a plus.

Sounds great, how do I apply?

Apply now via or if you need more information about the team, the company, the role; feel free to give Megan a call at + 31 (0) 6 830 838 50. She will be more than happy to support!