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Plant Controller

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


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.  As controller of the business you are a key part of the site management teams. The role is to provide financial and administrative control, analysis and advice to the local and the global management team.


  • Preparation of monthly and quarterly forecasts, monthly/quarterly results analysis and annual budget. This includes aligning the sales and operations plan and setting the annual standard costs to reconcile to the budget submission.
  • Ensure strong internal control environment is maintained and ensure compliance with Company policies and procedures. 
  • Provide financial and business guidance to the General Managers.
  • Prepare required financial analysis to support and guide business decision making, including sales contracts, pricing proposals, capital expenditure or working capital investments.
  • Preparation and review of monthly reporting package to ensure accurate and timely submission to head office. Involves closing books in 2-3 days, completing all monthly account reconciliations and resolving any differences, preparing monthly analysis of performance for review with local management and head office.
  • Responsible for assisting with the reporting of non-general ledger information such as current backlog, bookings, headcount, etc.
  • Review sales contracts, quotes and purchasing documents to ensure compliance with company policies and local law and regulations.
  • Review monthly payroll information, employee tax and benefits to ensure compliance with local employment law and guidelines.
  • Lead, manage and develop Finance team members through delegation, team goals and function alignment, team member accountability and developmental training.

What your background should look like:




  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field. Qualified accountant. 
  • 7-10 years experience in a manufacturing plant finance environment with five years’ experience operating at a management level.
  • Ability to manage team members and drive accountability and results.
  • Must be highly organized and be able to work on multiple projects at the same time that vary widely in scope, size, and type.
  • Experience in supporting and regular interaction with senior level company.
  • Excellent skills in verbal, written, and presentation communications to all levels and types of management.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of ERP systems (SAP a plus).
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency.  Strong spreadsheet skills (MS Office applications) required.  


Motivating Others
Managing and Measuring Work
Building Effective Teams
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 approximately 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 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.


Plymouth, MN, US, 55442

City:  Plymouth
State:  MN
Country/Region:  US
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  77495
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Finance & Accounting

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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

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