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Plant Controller (f/m)

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 Plant Financial Controller is responsible for financial performance of the Industrial Device manufacturing facility located in Waidhofen, Austria.  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 plan and with other Operations and Operations Finance Teams.  Key focus is on driving both long and short financial performance improvement across the entire plant. Activities will center on coordinating financial analysis, developing business decision support, financial modeling, forecasting and reporting.


Requirements & Qualifications:
•    Responsible for operational finance for Waidhofen, Austria 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

What your background should look like:

Candidate profile:
•    University degree (Master, Diploma) in Finance, Economics, Business Administration, or related field
•    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
•    This individual will be a leader who has a demonstrated track record of success
•    This individual will have at least 3 – 5 years prior experience in plant / operations financial management. 
•    Must speak fluent English, German is advantage

Personal and performance competencies:
•    Results Orientation: Exhibits a compelling drive for accomplishing goals. Translates the business vision into actionable, quantifiable plans.  Conveys a strong sense of urgency. Makes tough business decisions based on the facts, and raises difficult issues with others in a candid, straightforward manner
•    Build Business Partnerships: Displays deep loyalty to management, the organization and subordinates.  Operates comfortably through influence and has excellent communication skills in persuading and building commitment. Readily connects with others and motivates others to pursue common objectives


For this position, we are offering an annual gross salary starting at € 66.000. Depending on your skills, qualifications and experience this can be negotiated.

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About TE Connectivity
TE Connectivity is a $13 billion 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 nearly 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 150 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 rewards & compensation. Our commitment to our employees includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our employees.

  • Competitive Salary Package
  • Performance-Based Bonus Plans
  • Health and Wellness Incentives
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Community Outreach Programs / Charity Events
  • Employee Resource Groups

Waidhofen an der Thaya, 3, AT, 3830

City:  Waidhofen an der Thaya
State:  3
Country/Region:  AT
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  61058
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Finance & Accounting

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