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Sr Financial Analyst FP&A, Strategic Priorities

Minneapolis, MN 55415
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Sr Financial Analyst FP&A, Strategic Priorities

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Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of Americas leading retailers.


Right on pace with Targets distinctive retail brand, Target Finance and Accounting are transforming for the better. As so much more than a financial analyst or a behind-the-scenes number-cruncher, you will be a truly collaborative partner with a seat at the table. Youll bring your unique point of view, experience and passion for the work to your team and internal clients. In Finance, youll be an integral voice in discussions that lead to Targets unparalleled shopping experience. Your analysis and recommendations will be directly applied to critical business decisions, from sales to merchandising and beyond. Within Accounting, youll enjoy the interesting challenges of the competitive retail space, and youll have a 360-degree impactrather than on just one part of the business. Youll see your contributions come to life in virtually every area of this dynamic enterprise. And youll grow and be challenged in your career while having a healthy balance with life outside of work.

A role in Financial Planning & Analysis means belonging to a great team of genuine, diverse, courageous and versatile people who put integrity and ethics at the heart of everything they do. Together, youll drive outstanding financial results by enabling and accelerating Targets strategic execution. Youll nurture influential partnerships with leaders who value your credibility, thanks to the quality and reliability of your insights. To teams across Target, youll bring your skills for analytical rigor, creative problem-solving and sound decision-making. Youll be an active contributor to cross-functional teams. Youll rise to the challenge of the dynamic retail industry, bringing innovative solutions that have a direct impact on financial and operational direction-setting, merchandising and capital investments and how to best use our resources. All of your good work will help elevate and maintain Target as one of the worlds most recognized and best-loved retail brands.

As a Sr. Financial Analyst Strategy Finance, you will help ensure Target achieves its long term financial aspirations by providing a holistic assessment of the long term financial expectations of Targets Enterprise Strategic Priorities. You will influence future iterations of Targets Strategic Roadmap through the analysis and sizing of potential new and emerging strategic priorities and opportunities. Lastly, you will drive responsible expense & headcount management practices across Targets Strategy & Innovation function.

Core deliverables include:

  • Strategic Priority Sizing and Monitoring: lead an FP&A wide process to pulse-check Targets long term financial aspirations through a refreshed sizing of current and future Enterprise Strategic Priorities
  • Business Case Development: perform white space analytics and financial sizing for new and emerging strategies being developed by the New Ventures and Enterprise Strategy Development teams
  • Distressed Retailer Monitoring and Analysis: monitor, synthesize, and share quarterly distressed retailer results and company list, identifying trends and risk/opportunities to Targets business model
  • Strategy & Innovation Expense Planning: track and manage S&I expense and headcount planning, forecasting, and budgeting practices ensuring sound financial management

Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:

  • Four-year degree in Accounting, Business, Economics, or Finance
  • Four or more years Finance/Accounting/Audit or related Operations experience
  • Experience working with spreadsheet applications (Microsoft Excel)
  • Excellent analytical, decision-making, project management, planning and organization skills
  • Outstanding communication and relationship-building skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with strong initiative and willingness to take risks

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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Posted: 2019-11-11 Expires: 2019-12-11

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