Staff Accountant

Foot Locker Camp Hill, PA
We are consistently hiring Staff Accounants in order to offer rotational opportunities to our employees. Three immediate openings are available.

Foot Locker, Inc., the world's leading retailer of athletically inspired shoes and apparel, is seeking to hire an accounting or finance professional as a Staff Accountant at our Corporate Financial Service Center in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. This position will be responsible for providing executive accounting information while generating monthly, quarterly, and yearly accounting processes for Foot Locker, Inc. and its subsidiaries globally.

Foot Locker, Inc. operates approximately 3,500 athletic retail stores in 24 countries in North America, Europe and Australia under the brand names Foot Locker, Lady Foot Locker, Kids Foot Locker, Footaction, Champs Sports, SIX:02, Eastbay, Runners Point and Sidestep. We attribute our success to the drive and intelligence of our Associates. Operating in team-driven culture, our goals and achievements as a company are boundless!

* Perform analytical reviews and variance analysis for balance sheets and income statements

* Prepare and present accurate, well supported financial analysis and reports

* Prepare detailed balance sheet account reconciliations

* Prepare and post accurate journal entries into the financial systems

* Ensure results are fairly stated in accordance with GAAP and internal policies

* Adhere to and enhance internal financial controls

* Provide support and analysis for annual budgets and weekly forecasts

* Provide support to Foot Locker divisional finance and operations teams

* Perform other duties as assigned

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.

* Strong verbal and written communication analytical and problem solving skills.

* Strong organizational, analytical, and time management skills.

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite products (i.e. Excel, Word, Access, etc.).

* Detail oriented with ability to understand the whole process.

* Demonstrated experience working independently as well as in a team environment.

* Experience with and/or knowledge of PeopleSoft a plus.

* Must be willing to work extended hours during peak periods.

* Mobility and willingness to relocate a plus.

Benefits / Training & Development:

* Excellent internal technical and management training programs

* Formal rotation and mentorship program which offers extensive career growth opportunities

* Opportunities for short term special assignments at other offices throughout the Company

* Global Opportunities – After initial training in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania there are opportunities to transfer to other offices in New York City, Florida, Kansas, Wisconsin

* Excellent benefit package, including health, dental, life insurance, vacation, personal days, 401k, retirement plan, stock purchase plan, generous company discount… plus much more!

* On Site Fitness Room

* On Site Basketball Court , Ping Pong, and Pool tables

* Company sponsored sports leagues, off-site - great opportunity to network with others in the Harrisburg Young Professionals organization