Business Planner – Internship Program – Timberland

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Be a dreamer, make the difference! Join #VFInternship in our EMEA HQ in Stabio, Switzerland.

VF EMEA Internship Program is a 12 month journey aim to develop and boost future talents on their early career path. As we are in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy, and commitment of our people, you can expect a dedicated and structured learning path and hands-on experience.


VF Corporation is one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish most through a family of iconic outdoor, active and workwear brands including Vans®, The North Face®, Timberland® and Dickies®. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling.


We are looking for a Business Planner Intern to join Timberland within VF EMEA Internship Program.
In this role, you will learn how to support business planning core activities such as monthly tracking, shipment calls and follow ups, gross to net reporting and forecast, seasonal terms and conditions definition.


Gross-To-Net & financials and Monthly financial planning.
Support Monthly reforecasting process with bottom-up validation.
Support Off Invoice discount/returns/Cancellations budget definition and maintenance during the season.
Participate to Weekly calls with Sales/CS/Credit by track results vs. target and latest forecast.
Support Month Close process by providing full rationale on state of business ahead of close.
Supporting Sales department for the key dealers’ terms (KDT) and Service Model framework (SMF) related activities, such as managing sales discounts, driving adherence of the Service Model Framework, seasonal KDT’s preparation file.
Support in maintain Sales Ops WEB on KDT’s and SMF related reports.
Support on delivering accurate information on the level of discounts, including Discount pillars and promotional initiatives.
Get the right data behind the key elements of the KDT’s, in line with the Service Model, brand strategy and financial guidelines.


You are currently studying, or you have recently graduated (in 2023 only) – it’s a must.
You are fluent in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
You have curious mindset with passion for working with people.
You are eager to learn and face up new challenges.
First experience such as other internships, extracurricular activities, is considered as a plus.


Tailored 12-month development path.
An inclusive environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together.
A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do.
Access to the gym and subsidized canteen in the office.
Up to 50% discounts on our brands.
Shuttle bus to the office or discount to public transport (dependent on your location).


Start date: September 15th.
For the first 6 months your salary will be 1600chf/month, while for the following 6 months it is 1900chf/month.
We cannot grant that internship will lead you to the permanent position, but thanks to the effective training 70% of interns are staying in the company after the internship period!

ARE YOU IN? Apply now – early application increases your chances!