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At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

The Aerospace, Defense & Marine (AD&M) Business Unit is currently seeking a plant controller for our Fairview, NC Relays Plant. The Plant Controller must be an exceptional business partner to the plant manager and his/her teams.  This position is responsible for pulling together all plant financials, analyzing and bridging between details at the entity level and up-leveling results for review by global management.  The role reports directly to the Relay Operations Finance lead with a strong dotted line to the plant manager. 
TE Connectivity's Financial Controlling Teams coordinate, administer, and control financial operations. They review, analyze, and interpret financial and budgetary reports, direct all aspects of accounting operations and the preparation of annual financial forecasts. They also oversee the development of financial accounting systems required to maintain reporting requirements.  Immediate interviews for qualified candidates.   Domestic relocation assistance available. 



•    A key contributor to the plant strategy by providing financial support and risk analysis
•    Coordinate and drive the forecast and budget process
•    Drive the financial performance improvements across all operational areas including material spend, labor and overhead.
•    Provide financial support and analysis for the plant including capacity analysis, automation projects and other capital investments
•    Coordinate and conduct monthly plant reviews.  Maintain standard and monthly reporting on operations finance topics
•    Perform analysis and reporting on Inventory, WO variances, Standards Analysis, PPV, and Subcontracts.
•    Perform tasks in compliance with Sarbanes Oxley and accounting policies to maintain a strong control environment for inventories, fixed assets, capital, and other areas
•    Prepare financial validation and follow up to Capital Equipment Request (CER)
•    Review and approve savings projects and monitor achievement
•    Lead asset management, asset transfer efforts, and inventory accuracy
•    Lead, develop and manage team
•    Participate/Engage in LEAN manufacturing

This position requires access to information which is subject to stringent controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. lawful permanent resident, person granted asylee status in the U.S. or person admitted into the U.S. as a refugee.

What your background should look like:

•    A forward-thinker, energetic leader who demonstrates diversity in their experiences and is a strategic business partner
•    Exhibits a compelling drive for accomplishing goals with a strong sense of urgency
•    Experience working in a manufacturing environment
•    Prior finance experience in general accounting principles and process
•    Good understanding of financial analysis, financial modeling, forecasting, reporting and manufacturing costing
•    University Degree in Finance or Accounting
•    Experience: Min 5+ years of finance experience in a manufacturing environment
•    Understanding of standard costing, variance analysis, cost accounting, cost analysis and reporting matters
•    Understanding of financial drivers and their impact within a manufacturing environment
•    Understanding of manufacturing, procurement, and other supply chain matters
•    Familiarity with SAP, excel and data manipulation


Building Effective Teams
Motivating Others
Managing and Measuring Work
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With more than 85,000 employees, including over 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.

What TE Connectivity offers:
We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Generous 401(k) Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Benefits start on day one
  • Charity Donation Matching Program
  • Competitive Paid Time Off
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Healthcare for Associates and Families
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Life Insurance and Disability Protection

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.


EOE, Including Disability/Vets



State:  NC
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  None
Requisition ID:  82316
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Finance & Accounting

Nearest Major Market: Asheville

Job Segment: Accounting, Plant, Plant Operator, Developer, ERP, Finance, Manufacturing, Technology

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