About the role
Established in Britain by Tom Joule nearly three decades ago, Joules is a true premium lifestyle brand with an authentic heritage. As a multi-channel brand with a global appeal, we carefully design clothing, footwear and accessories for women, men, children and babies – whilst our homeware, toiletries, eyewear and other new collections are constantly expanding.
Due to our growing success in the US - mainly through wholesale channel partnerships with retailers such as Dillards and Nordstrom (alongside nearly 650 independents) we are looking to recruit a VP of Finance to join our US team in New York.
Purpose of the role:-
The VP of Finance will be a senior member of the Joules US ‘leadership team’ accountable for the delivery of our ambitious growth plan whilst leading and developing an efficient high quality US Finance function.
Main responsibilities will include:-
Providing analytical decision making support for all US strategic, commercial and operational matters
Providing constructive challenge to the US leadership team
Ensuring legal and compliance matters are fully considered in commercial and operational decisions and day to day activities
Developing a deep understanding of the Group’s Business and Accounting processes, policies and controls, establishing best practice in all areas
Line Manager for the US based Finance team
What we are looking for:-
Experience of working in a subsidiary or divisional role (i.e. working with a local team and liaising into a central function) … i.e. can demonstrate ability to work well in a ‘matrix management’ structure; has experience of submitting Budgets and Plans to ‘group function’; experience of group consolidation and month end processes
International Group financial management / reportingwith the ability to demonstrate understanding of foreign currency reporting and consolidations
Experience and strong knowledge of US Federal and state tax (Sales tax, Corporate income tax) … experience of implementing multi state compliance and reporting;
Apparel /retail experience preferred, ideally within a multi/omni channel business
What we offer:
Dental and Vision Plan
Paid Time Off
Clothing Allowance and Employer Discount
401k Pension Scheme
This is an amazing opportunity to help on us on our journey to become an even bigger success in the USA! Please apply today!