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Financial Controller (f/m)


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 approximately 140 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Job Overview

In Switzerland, we have 7 locations and with total of 800 employees. Steinach is both a manufacturing site affiliated to the Automotive Division and the headquarters of the main distribution organization of our EMEA business.


In our Financial Shared Services department in Steinach, St. Gallen, we are looking for motivated and forward-looking employee as: FINANCIAL CONTROLLER (f/m)

Responsibilities & Qualifications

His/her main responsibilities will be:

  • Manage the operational finance and controlling team
  • Secure Policies and Internal Controls
  • Coordinate and manage the month-end close activities
  • Secure and comply with the US GAAP, Hyperion and Statutory Reporting
  • Trade sales accounting, controlling & reporting
  • Manage the General Ledger Accounting
  • Manage the sub ledgers (A/P, A/R, F/A) and coordination with the TE Connectivity financial shared service center and the 3rd party shared service center provider
  • Statutory and tax accounting and reporting
  • Manage and coordinate internal and external financial Audits and Sarbanes Oxley activities (SOX)
  • Manage the account reconciliation
  • Interact with payroll
  • Interface and align with the continuous improvement finance and indirect tax team
  • Analysis and exception reporting
  • Keep close contact, interface and coordinate with Business Unit Controlling, BU Finance and Plant Controller


Profile and skills required:

  • University degree in economics, business administration, controlling or commercial education “Kaufmännische Ausbildung” or technical school background “Fachhochschule” will be required
  • Accountant certification will be highly recommended
  • Several years’ experience in following areas: Controlling, Accounting and Finance or/and Audit
  • Experience working in complex matrix organizations, mostly interfacing with Share Service Center structures
  • Leadership/management experience is necessary
  • SAP experience is required
  • US GAAP experience will be recommended
  • Fluent English skills. German is highly recommended for this role


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


Steinach, SG, CH, 9323

Alternative Locations: 
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  46220

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