VP, Retail Card Finance - At Home & DSG

Synchrony Financial   •  

Bentonville, AR

Industry: Financial Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 295 days ago

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Role Summary/Purpose:

This role will provide strategic and operational financial leadership to our Dicks Sporting Goods and At Home portfolios.  Dicks Sporting Goods is a retailer that includes Golf Galaxy and Field and Stream located in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.  Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. is a sporting goods retailer offering a broad assortment of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel and footwear in a specialty store environment with eCommerce websites and catalog operations.  At Home is the leading home décor superstore located in Dallas, Texas and is a start-up portfolio.  

The role will partner with the General Manager’s in developing the growth strategies and managing key aspects of the program.  Finally, this role works cross-functionally inside the organization (marketing, credit, and enterprise operations) as well as have direct interactions with our clients; Dicks Sporting Goods and At Home.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Support the General Manager’s and cross-functional team in delivering financial commitments
  • Understand key contractual requirements and ensure that we are delivering on those obligations
  • Provide financial leadership included ensuring the development of key processes and financial analytics over the portfolio
  • Produce financial analysis of their portfolio and identify key trends and indicators of performance for the consolidated group
  • Key cross-functional member working with the marketing on investment analysis and returns, marketing fund analysis and expenditures; work with credit on segment profitability and determine the financial implications of credit actions; work with enterprise operations on cost drivers and ability to drive productivity and analyze investments
  • Execute financial models including short and long-term planning forecasts, including estimates and analysis of operating results versus those plans on a rate / volume basis
  • Financial leader in strategic operating committee meetings with the clients; Dicks Sporting Goods and At Home.  Engage in financial discussions with the clients; Dicks Sporting Goods and At Home.
  • Support growth initiatives, evaluate investment decisions and influence strategy to ensure business profitability
  • Provide key ad-hoc analysis
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or in lieu of degree, 10 years equivalent experience. 
  • Minimum of 5+ years of financeexperience
  • Experience in financial modeling and use of Oracle / Hyperion Systems and databases

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong process and analytical skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work cross-functionally, adapt to a small environment
  • Strong commercial skills and ability to interact with Dicks Sporting Goods and At Home contacts
  • Experience in collaboration on cross-functional teams and leading projects/initiatives
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, PowerPoint, Word & Outlook

Job ID: 1800000544