Director, Free Cash Flow Program in Grapevine, TX at GameStop

Date Posted: 10/8/2021

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GameStop, the leading specialty retailer - offering games and entertainment products through its eCommerce properties and thousands of stores, has an immediate opening for a Finance Director managing our global Free Cash Flow Program.  This candidate will ideate and execute initiatives that driver incremental free cash flow savings across Category and Vendor management teams, Marketing and PowerUp Rewards programs, Supply Chain and Operations, and within our Physical Stores portfolio. 

 The FCF team will deliver per unit and rate-based efficiency through automation, process improvements, and defect prevention. This leader partners will be responsible for benchmarking, entitlement modelling, and showcasing the results of these initiatives during updates with senior leadership.



Candidates should have experience working in high visibility roles and be comfortable presenting to senior leadership. A polished professional presence and the ability to influence is critical. Candidates will also have strong business judgment and experience – retail and store experience is a plus.   This candidate will act as a trusted business partner, collaborating with management and other subject matter experts to develop category strategies, alternative solutions when necessary, advising on risks, total cost of ownership, and business impacts.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES



  • Benchmarking and analyzing GameStop's business functions, operations, and financial frameworks with an emphasis on driving and expanding free cash flow.



  • Leading long range and fiscal year planning rhythms to embedded targets and initiatives into the plan of record.



  • Innovating mechanisms that ensures the profitability improvements can be bridged into the P&L and Balance Sheet.



  • Developing an industry leading team of finance professionals with strong commercial mindset and high business partnering skills.





REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE



  • Bachelor’s degree



  • 8+ years in Finance, Procurement or Strategic Sourcing



  • Benchmarking and analyzing GameStop's business functions, operations, and financial frameworks with an emphasis on driving and expanding free cash flow.



  • Leading long range and fiscal year planning rhythms to embedded targets and initiatives into the plan of record.



  • Innovating mechanisms that ensures the profitability improvements can be bridged into the P&L and Balance Sheet.



  • Hiring and developing an industry leading team of finance professionals with strong commercial mindset and high business partnering skills.



  • Ability to work independently with strong teamwork, communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.



  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams



  • Ability to seek out new and innovative ways of approaching situations or tasks. Explores a range of possibilities for resolving a problem or issue.