Financial Analyst - IT

Foot Locker Inc. Camp Hill, PA

About the Job

OVERVIEW To assume responsibility for invoice auditing, accounting, financial analysis, forecasting, asset management and financial reporting for Corporate IS&T and divisional expense management. RESPONSIBILITIES Provide financial budgeting, forecasting and analysis for both corporate and divisional Information Technology expenses Provide general accounting and analytical support to IT directors and managers Prepare regular and ad hoc reports and financial schedules for management Prepare variance analysis on IT spend versus budget and last year Partner with vendors to determine IT maintenance and contract renewals, options and alternatives to minimize expense Create and process accounting entries in accordance with GAAP and the internal accounting policy to ensure IT related expenses are accounted for properly each month Meet regularly with IT financial manager and technical partners to review project status and provide financial guidance as necessary Audit IT invoices and work with vendor partners to resolve invoice discrepancies along with processing IT invoices for payment Update and maintain hardware, software and network maintenance inventories; analyze and define trends, with a continuous focus on expense reduction Seek out expense reduction opportunities for Information Technology spend QUALIFICATIONS Strong analytical and problem solving skills Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills Strong organizational and time management skills Prior finance and/or accounting experience preferred Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance or Accounting preferred 3 to 5 years related experience preferred