Join our SI team of about 380,000 colleagues around the globe and help us creating environments that care.
Siemens Smart Infrastructure intelligently connects energy systems, buildings and industries. We help our customers to thrive, communities to progress and support sustainable development to protect our planet for the next generation.
The Distribution Systems Business Unit offers the full range of energy distribution systems and solutions for all markets and through all sales channels. We provide reliable power distribution grids of today while investing into our Future Grids portfolio to create the power distribution grid of the future.
The Financial Controller for the US Distribution Systems Customer Services business is responsible for the full P&L (~$100M) and all finance related activities, risk management and accuracy of books & records.
The Financial Controller has 3 direct reports and leads the following activities: financial planning & analysis, contract administration and commercial project management.
This position is in Wendell, NC USA and reports to the Distribution Systems, Head of Finance.
Roles & Responsibilities
Drive business results by pro-actively identifying opportunities for business process and finance improvements and ensuring timely execution.
Serve as close Advisor and Business Partner to the Head of Customer Services, in all questions related to financial performance, financial risk management, and compliant business operations while executing the DS CS business strategy.
Coordinate and ensure accurate and timely completion of all accounting, financial statements and reporting, and other finance-related operations in line with quality standards and within internal requirements.
Report financial performance and progress on key initiatives to global and local management on regular basis.
Serve as key contributor in the Business Performance management process by providing financial transparency on business activities, insightful analyses and targets, predictions, or models on future business development.
Drive continuous improvement in processes and high reliability in all delivery KPIs.
Support all business functions with financial planning, reporting and analyses, as well as state-of-the-art IT infrastructure & tools to ensure business continuity and drive digitalization and automation of all internal processes.
Display agility and resilience to effectively lead a team within a changing environment, always looking for improved team dynamics, cost savings, and innovative approaches to leading a sophisticated business.
Lead, motivate, coach and develop team of financial professionals to deliver business results and drive employee productivity and engagement.
Build and maintain trustful relationships with key stakeholders in the worldwide matrix organization.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Education*
Bachelor's degree or educational equivalent
10+ years business experience
Proven track record managing P&L and successful performance in a project business
Proven ability to work successfully in a multi-national environment and a matrix organization
Demonstrated ability to drive the organization to think and act in ways that enhance efficiency and effectiveness while encouraging new technologies and how work is done
Excitement and drive for change while being empathetic to a successful organizations' culture
Consideration will be given to candidates with long-term experience in finance in lieu of degree.
Lead and proactively drive change and deliver compelling message to secure commitment and buy-in
Inspire and motivate others to deliver results
Driven by impact and foster a winning spirit
Effective communication, presentation and networking skills up to executive level
Navigating global, highly matrixed organizations including processes and shaping the culture
Value and promote a diverse workforce while ensuring employee engagement across all levels
In addition to the growth and development opportunities we continue to foster, we offer included benefits of flexible PTO, a matching 401K plan, stock share match, health, life, vision and dental benefits, paid parental leave, and so much more.
Can you see yourself, learning, growing, and succeeding here? If so, we'd like to meet you! Apply today and learn how you can be a part of the Siemens family.
Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Company: Siemens Industry, Inc.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Job Type: Full-time
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