Job Vacancy Transportation Finance Manager H&M

Job title: Transportation Finance Manager

Company: H&M

Job description: Company Description

As one of the world’s largest fashion companies with more than 171,000 employees worldwide, H&M is an exciting and dynamic place to pursue a career within the fashion industry. Our business concept is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way and with our fast expansion we are always looking for new talents. Would you like to be part of our team? H&M group comprises of nine independent brands: H&M, COS, Weekday, Monki, H&M Home, & Other Stories, ARKET and Afound. We have over 4,900 stores across more than 73 markets worldwide. Our values reflect the heart and soul of H&M. They define what it takes to work here and how we do things. When we interact with colleagues and customers around the world, our values help us develop and grow. We want to be at the forefront of both fashion and sustainability. Our employees play a key role and can contribute to more sustainable fashion, today and in the future.

Job Description

Title: Transport Operations Controller

Function: Logistics

Department: Transport

Reports to: Regional Transportation Controller

Direct Reports: None

Overall Job Function: To act as a business partner to transport operations manager to achieve business results, optimize performance and ensure compliance within transport.

Job Responsibility including but not limited to:

· Owner and speaking partner in the budget process and related closings together with the Transport Operations Manager

· Collecting and computing data daily from all related departments (returns, YMS, carrier etc.)

· Analyze and give 10 top insights and suggested actions on the data computed and collected

· Identify business opportunities to increase cost efficiency in the transportation network

· Set the report structure and visual framework for the presentation of in daily and weekly meetings

· Computing/ calculating all financial aspects in a tender process

· Managing CERES and CO2 reporting from all contracted partners in the day-to-day business as well as in tenders

· Responsible to ensure the quality and that requirements are met in all cost and sustainability appendixes in the RFP package

· Responsible for invoice control and rate follow up for all connected carriers and suppliers

· Computing all transport related data to reflect the agreed KPIs in score cards and regional reports

Financial Accountability: Responsible for creating, approving and monitoring the budget of $30 million for the logistics function

Minimum Candidate Qualifications:

· Requires a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business or management related field. CPA or CMA a plus

· 3+ years experience in logistics, accounting and finance as a controller or assistant controller

· Preferably experience working in a distribution center environment


· Deep knowledge of controlling, logistics, transport, related software and regional specifics, as well as operational capabilities

· Good understanding of cross-functional departments and collaboration within Regions

· Solid skills in project mgmt., prioritization and business case

· Strong problem-solving and analytical mindset

· Strong communication & coordination skills

· Ability to collaborate and co-create with others

· Agile mindset with a positive attitude to change and meaningful growth

· Inclusive and empathetic towards others whilst encouraging diversity

· Ability to understand your impact to others and contribution to the bigger picture

Role Requirements:

· Advanced computer knowledge including Microsoft Office Suite

· 2-3 years of budgeting experience, including P&L, forecasting, etc.

· Must have up-to-date knowledge and understanding of accounting and finance practices

· Ability to look at business need and cost consciousness

· Excellent people and communication skills

· Ability to work independently and in a high pressure, multi-personality, fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

· Demonstrates flexible and efficient time management and ability to prioritize workload.

· Ability to protect confidential information

· Excellent organizational skills

Job Status: Exempt


Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Expected salary:

Location: Secaucus, NJ

Job date: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 06:56:49 GMT

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