Analyst, Central Pricing and Costing

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Company: VF Corporation
Location: Stabio (TI), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

VF International is looking for an exceptional Analyst, Pricing & Costing to join our EMEA team based in Stabio, Switzerland.

VF is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish through our family of iconic brands such as Vans®, The North Face® and Timberland®. At the heart of our journey lies our company-wide purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. It’s a commitment shared by our global associates across all brands. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling.

Let’s Talk about the Role

You as an Analyst, Pricing & Costing will support the Central Pricing & Costing Team in the management of standard costs and sales prices following policies, assuring the expected profitability, and responding to all market requirements.

How You Will Make a Difference

You will achieve this by:

  • Performing actions completed according to the SLA agreed between central and brand functions on the main areas of accountabilities as Price/Discount/Cost

  • Performing actions required in uploading Concession fee, Intercompany Mark Up, Royalties conditions

  • Performing quality control check on pricing and costing data on all VF brands

  • Helping users/community to perform pricing actions properly and timely according to a common use of operating procedures

  • Following up on eventually raised pricing actions needed according with Incompletion log process and take action to fix issues

  • Timely resolving needs reducing the impact on OTC flow

  • Performing actions into Quality and Production SAP system if required by new development project

Accountabilities per area:

Price and discount:

  • Pricing Strategy system deployment with the Price full coverage at material level on all Sales Areas per Access Sequence logic in SAP system

  • Discount Access sequences upload into SAP system according to the SLA agreed with brand function

  • Transfer price Strategy execution

  • Upload Markup, Royalties, Concession fee conditions

  • Support brand pricing during seasonal pricing model preparation

  • KPI definition

  • Point of contact for GBT in case of project development

  • Support to Accounting on billing document check

  • Upload Price into JBA system covering Samples and Russia flow needs

Cost :

  • Run Product Costing into SAP system

  • Monitor standard cost full coverage at material and material/plant level in SAP

  • Upload Standard Cost into JBA system covering Samples and Russia flow needs

Skills for Success

You should be a self-starter and a team player with excellent analytical skills and:

  • Experience within analytical functions (Pricing, Controlling or Finance department are preferred)

  • Good working understanding of systems and use of databases to support high level analytics

  • Good working knowledge of MS Office and SAP platform. Particularly high-level Excel skills are required (Macro, SQL are considered as a plus)

  • Demonstrable time management and prioritization skills through previous experience, for the management of multiple activities with simultaneous deadlines

  • Resilience under deadline pressure

What’s in it For You

We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package.

  • A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do

  • An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together

  • Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization

  • On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives

  • A discount card with 50% on all VF brands

  • Break out areas offering complimentary hot drinks

Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity 

As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike.

If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you!

Please submit you CV in English.