Business Analyst Intern

Job Details

VF Corporation is looking for an exceptional Business Analyst Intern to join our The North Face Finance team based in Stabio, Switzerland.

Let’s talk about the role!

Business Analyst Intern will support brand FP&A activities related to P&L Planning and Forecasting (Sales / Margin / SG&A), control around investments and preparing brand presentations, mainly focusing on the Wholesale channel.

How You Will Make a Difference

You will achieve this by:

Assisting FP&A team in the Yearly Financial Budget and Monthly Financial Forecast process, in detail:

Building yearly budget and long-term strategic plan (Sales/Margin/expenses),
Performing monthly analysis and follow-ups of Actual results,
Tracking marketing spending.

Periodic reporting:

Preparing periodic results packages for Top Management,
Analyzing periodic results with accounting and reporting departments,
Analyzing and understanding Forecast variances vs Plan, Prior Forecast and Prior Year.

Additional activities:

Supporting other departments (mainly Sales and Marketing) to help achieve business results and brand goals,
Assisting in ad-hoc analysis or business case simulations for Top Management,
Loading Forecast and Plan data into financial systems and ensure accuracy of the figures reported.

Skills for Success

To succeed as Business Analyst Intern, you need

University degree or equivalent, preferably in Finance, Economics, Management Engineering or related fields – you are currently studying or you have recently graduated (not before 2023 – this is a must).
Proficiency in English spoken as well as written.
Solid Excel and PowerPoint skills.
Strong analytical mindset and you are acting with agility.
You are hungry to learn, open to continuous improvement, and you are strong team player.

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 your application in English, as that’s our common language.