Controller

Encore Aerospace Huntington Beach , CA 92648

Posted 2 months ago

This posting is for a position with Adient Aerospace, LLC

JOB SUMMARY

  • Responsible for daily Operation, Business Planning, Product Pricing and Sales Support on all financial issues, including integration of product costing and engineering controlling.

  • Understand the business well enough to support sound financial decisions and drive financial improvement in all areas of our business.

SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES - Essential Functions (Other duties and projects may be assigned or requested.)

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

  • Support local team members through entire product lifecycle

  • Act in Finance Manager role within the local leadership team

  • Support program financial data for internal use and for customer negotiation

  • Manage forecasting and plan process for responsible location

  • Manage Month End process for responsible location

  • Manage Revenue monthly reporting, analyzing, forecasting and processes for responsible location

  • Manage Accounts receivables reporting, forecasting and processes

  • Actively share knowledge with team members to improve processes and overall financial performance

  • Support development and optimization of controlling systems / tools to receive standardized, detailed and effective documentation for day to day business decisions

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS Education, Knowledge, and Experience

Education:

  • University degree in economics or similar with a strong focus on Controlling / Finance

Experience:

  • Min. 5 years in a controlling environment (preferred manufacturing related / technically oriented preferably in the aerospace or automotive industry

  • Experience with Production or Program Controlling

  • Initial experience in Matrix organizations

  • History of proven performance

  • Teamwork skills

Skills:

  • TEAMWORK:

  • Ability to cooperate with people of different levels inside/outside the company and to interact with team to reach team goals and business objectives

  • COMMUNICATION:

  • Ability to express information in a manner appropriate to different levels of people & to lead negotiations

  • CUSTOMER SATISFACTION/TOTAL QUALITY

  • Ability to recognize, respond to customer expectation with sense of urgency and even increase expectations

  • INNOVATION:

  • Ability to take actions, decisions & to generate ideas, products, processes in promised timely manner, involvement in designs or other work requiring creative imagination

  • OWNERSHIP/COMMITMENT

  • Ability to take full responsibility for decisions & results even when all elements are not under individual direct control

  • PLANNING / BALANCE

  • Ability to set goals in consistency with company objectives and to adapt plans to changing environment

  • HEALTH & SAFETY AWARENESS

  • Ability to identify and eliminate health, safety, ergonomic and environmental hazards in workplace

  • OTHERS

  • Ability to value and navigate expertise from different cultures

Other:

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES

Not required, but helpful

SUPERVISION PROVIDED TO THE POSITION

Yes

LEADERSHIP RESPONSIBILITY

Ability to empower others to achieve results through motivation, recognition and performance feedback.

PROBLEM SOLVING

Day-to-day business, short-term problem solving

LANGUAGE SKILLS

English fluency is required


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