Distribution Center Finance Manager

The TJX Companies, Inc. Philadelphia, PA
Success is always in style at TJX! Continue to explore career opportunities at TJX, a Fortune 100 company and the leading off-price apparel and home fashions retailer in the U.S. and worldwide. At TJX, we are proud that, for 40 years, we have been providing amazing value to our customers, but the merchandise we sell is just part of our story. We believe our Associates bring our business to life, and we aim to support you by making TJX a terrific place to work. We are committed to leveraging the differences among our Associates, and believe that the diverse skills, experiences and background that you bring into the organization will help us continue to succeed.

Our retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra Trading Post and Homesense, as well as tjmaxx.com and sierratradingpost.com in the U.S.; Winners, HomeSense and Marshalls in Canada; TK Maxx in the U.K., Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as Homesense and tkmaxx.com in the U.K.; and TK Maxx in Australia. With over $33 billion in sales, more than 3,800 stores, and 235,000 Associates in 2016, TJX is an exciting place to grow your career!

Join our Marshall's Distribution Center (DC) in Northeast Philadelphia for an exciting opportunity to lead the Finance and IT team for the world's leading off price retailer. As the DC Finance Manager, you will be leading the Finance and IT teams, supporting all DC functions across multiple disciplines, including Finance, Accounting, Payroll, and Information Technology. You will partner with the AVP General Manager, Operations Leadership Team and Home Office Distribution Services Finance to provide strategic direction and support to the massive 1300+ employee / 1.4 million square foot facility.

Finance & Accounting

* Prepare and review the facility's yearly budget and partner with the GM and Home Office to recommend and implement areas of process improvement aimed at maximizing revenue.

* Drive strategic planning and forecasting process for facility investments, solicit input from stakeholders, and help drive prioritization and implementation across investments.

* Develop financial models to analyze major projects and complete ad-hoc analysis as requested by business leaders.

* Build, develop, motivate, and lead multiple teams within Finance and IT. Responsible for motivating staff to achieve efficiency and productivity.

* Ensure accurate and timely reporting requirements for use by the GM, DC Management Team, and the Home Office, including volume and OPH reporting, monthly accruals, forecasts, and journal entries.

* Monitor expenses and POs, initiate cost-reduction programs for new materials and machinery, and manage building contracts.

* Ensure the timely receipt, processing, and storage of the facility's supplies.

* Conduct and participate in special projects as assigned.

Information Technology

* Provide recommendations for system improvements and documents enhancement requests as well as communicate implemented enhancements.

* Partner with IT professionals to ensure that all systems are working efficiently and coordinate system backups and upgrades.

* Assists in the development of procedural communications and manuals regarding new/revised programs for DC Management.

* Manages the facility's Data Center Processing function, ensuring that all tickets, distribution, labels, and signs are printed accurately and on a timely basis.

Requirements:

* Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Management, or equivalent work experience.

* Minimum 5 years' of people leadership experience

* Previous experience/understanding of Engineering Standards is preferred

* Proven background managing $75+M budget

* Experiencing controlling purchasing budget for Warehouse/Distribution Center is preferred.

* Any prior IT/Technical experience is a plus, but not required

What's In It For You?

At TJX, you'll not only enjoy working for an industry leader, but we also strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package.

TJX considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. TJX also provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

Posting Notes: Philadelphia || PA