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Plant Controller


Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $14 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

As one of the largest business units of TE Connectivity, TE Industrial is a leading global solutions provider with a broad portfolio of components and system solutions for clients in various industries. The growing demand for personalized products, a never-ending stream of new market requirements, the need for consistently high product quality, and an increasing interconnectedness make the use of highly advanced production systems a must. TE’s Industrial solutions provide the basis for this flexible production — by helping our customers to become more connected, addressing Smart Factory needs, connect and transmit vast amounts of data quickly, enable connectivity in harsh environments, increase productivity, meet localized manufacturing needs, and realize energy efficiency requirements. Industrial’s primary goals include enabling smarter automation, enabling smarter rail transportation, and empowering intelligent buildings.

Job Overview

The Plant Controller is responsible for the financial performance of the Industrial Device manufacturing facility located in Evora, Portugal.  This position reports directly to the Senior Manager of Operations Finance for the Industrial Device business unit and is closely partnered with the Plant Manager and Leadership team.  The position must maintain collaborative relationships with all functions within the plant and with other Operations and Operations Finance Teams.  Key focus is on driving both long and short financial performance improvement across the entire plant. 

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Responsible for operational finance for Evora site
  • Analysis of operational results, both forecasted and actual, bridging performance over time
  • Provide local management with management reports on standards and actual costs of manufacturing
  • Preparation of annual budgets and long-term strategic plans
  • Review and/or approval authority for various financial based processes such capital expenditure requests, inventories, purchase requisitions, standard costing, etc.
  • Reviews and prioritizes capital investments and manages cash flow
  • Identify cost drivers and work with plant team on improvement actions
  • Preparation of concise summary of relevant information to facilitate decision making
  • Continual improvement in analysis of material, conversion and inventory information
  • Drive the financial aspects of projects including migration and investment activities
  • Understands business and coaches’ operations associates relative to required actions
  • Works well with all functions – encourages exchange of information
  • Organized and completes analysis and reports on time
  • Will be the local financial contact person to Senior Management
  • Must be comfortable with Senior Managements’ visits and related presentations of financial figures


Candidate profile:

  • We are seeking a forward-thinking, energetic financial controller who demonstrates diversity in their experiences and is a business partner to the plant leadership team
  • 2 – 3 years prior experience in financial analysis or operations finance
  • Results Orientation
  • Build Business Partnerships
Motivating Others
Managing and Measuring Work
Building Effective Teams
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

Evora, 07, PT, 7002

Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  48935
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