Finance – Vice President, Product Business Finance


THE DEPARTMENT The mission of the Business Finance Department is to maximize Aritzia’s financial performance with an entrepreneurial mindset THE OPPORTUNITY Aritzia is experiencing exponential growth, and our Business Finance Department is growing with it. This is a unique opportunity to lead the growing Product Business Finance team, supporting and enabling Product growth and scalability through industry leading innovations and new business development. As the Vice President, Product Business Finance, you will lead and motivate the team responsible for producing insightful financial analysis, effectively managing Aritzia’s financial assets and providing senior leadership with the required information and analysis to make informed business decisions. You will play a pivotal role in Aritzia’s future growth by providing strategic and innovative financial insights and solutions to support the growing Product division in achieving both short and long-term corporate objectives . And, with people at the heart of everything you do, you will support your high-potential people to grow rewarding careers at Aritzia-while enjoying one yourself. THE JOB As the Vice President, Product Business Finance, you will lead the team to: Establish the strategy for Product Financial Planning and Analysis to support and enable the growth of Aritzia’s businessPlan the business in the short and long term in alignment with departmental and corporate objectives and strategies Lead the planning, forecasting, and analysis of COGS and Gross Profit Proactively maximize the Product division’s financial performance and drive smart spending through informed and fact-based business decisions Provide the Product Leadership Team visibility into performance results with relevant and timely intelligence Work with the appropriate Business Support partners to seamlessly lead the day-to-day function of the department in support of corporate objectives, while enabling progressive career development and an incredible employee experience THE QUALIFICATIONS The VP, Product Business Finance has: The skills and/or education that are an asset to perform in the role, including: Microsoft Excel masteryProven, recent experience in Finance, Accounting and/or Business Analysis in a Product related settingCPA, CFA, or MBA preferred A commitment to learn, apply, champion, and enrich Aritzia’s Values, Business and People Leadership principles The skills to collaborate strategically with cross-functional partners in the pursuit of shared business outcomes The ability to set clear objectives and design a strategy that inspires the team A dedication to quality and investing in results and new business opportunities that add value at all times THE PERKS Some of the industry-leading benefits you will receive working at Aritzia:A-OK Commissary & Café – Our in-office, world-class bistro and caféThe SET – Our in-house gym, with state-of-the art equipment and custom classesProduct Discount – Our famous product discount, online and in storeAmenities – Facilities include private parent’s room, bike storage rooms, and shower facilities with complimentary conveniencesDog Friendly Office – Bring your best friend to workARITZIAAritzia is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Our goal is to be inclusive, diverse, and representative of the communities where we work while creating an environment where every person can enjoy a successful career. This commitment applies to all candidates and employees regardless of race, ethnicity, citizenship, creed, place of origin, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, family status, marital status, disability, age, and any other protected characteristic. Requests for accommodation due to a disability or any other protected characteristic can be made at any stage of the recruitment process and during employment by contacting our People & Culture Team.