Eaton Careers

Senior FP&A Analyst EMEA

Budapest, Hungary


Job Description

Eaton is a power management company with 2016 sales of $19.7 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 95,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit
Would you like to take part in challenging projects within a global company?  Eaton's EMEA Business Service Center in Budapest has an opening for a:
Location: EMEA Business Service Center in Budapest, Hungary 
Primary functions:
This position is a senior position responsible for supporting the Financial Planning & Analysis function in Budapest Centre and being a business partner to other functions in the organization.
The position is based in Budapest, Hungary and requires strong financial and analytical skills, including but not limited to review and analysis of financial information, monthly financial reviews and forecasts, annual budget preparation, balance sheet account management, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and the assistance in supporting and creating processes and procedures to increase the efficiency and value of the overall Budapest FP&A team.
Key skillsets are required to translate, interpret and communicate complex financial data/information into meaningful business intelligence which can support Finance/Business Senior Leaders with decision making and strategic planning.
Essential functions:
  • Provides an excellent learning opportunity challenging financial and analytical skill-sets with a broad geographic and business scope and visibility to Finance Management Team. 
  • Supports on decision-making processes, forward-looking analysis and business insight, and ensuring alignment of planned actions and targets in the financial forecast.
  • The ideal candidate is an energetic critical thinker, highly analytical, skilled in driving process improvements, who demonstrates the drive, business acumen, and capability to deliver results within a global, growing, and profitable business 


  • Significant experience with business operations and FP&A within a multinational (manufacturing) company.  
  • Strong written and presentation skills and must be able to effectively work in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Minimum of 5 years proven track record working in an FP&A function. 
  • Extensive proven financial and analytical experience
  • Agility to quickly tailor FP&A reporting/analytics to supporting business/stakeholder changes.
  • Strict attention to detail and deadline orientated
  • Ability to operate at a senior level in collaboration with diverse internal and external executives; used to operate, negotiate and influence effectively in an international organization
  • Ability to serve as a role model to junior financial analysts and provide coaching/guidance to support development
  • Strong cross/multi-cultural background and experience; sensitive to cultural differences
  • Solid understanding and experience with US GAAP; exposure to Sarbanes Oxley & IFRS
  • Additional European languages would be preferable but not essential
  • Proven track record leading on business improvement initiatives
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent education
  • Proficient in Microsoft applications (Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Strong Analytical, Planning and Organizational Skills
  • Excellent communication/ interpersonal skill and proven problem solving capability
  • Business service centre experience an advantage but not essential.
  • Fluent in English
What Eaton offers:
  • Eaton Business System offering various tools for management and people development
  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethics is really important for us
  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
  • Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce – the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are – both individually and as an organization – and direct our activities every day.
About Eaton:
Eaton is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Eaton is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. At Eaton, we see things differently.
We see opportunities to innovate, go above and beyond, and we work hard because what we do reflects who we are. If you see things differently—if you’re determined, motivated and focused on improving the world around you—then it’s time to see where a career at Eaton can take you.
For more information, visit

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Finance/Accounting

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: Corporate Sector

Job Level: Entry Level
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 047509