Eaton Careers


San Luis Potosi, Mexico


Job Description

  •  Supervises assigned accounting activities for plant in accordance with corporate and division policies and procedures. Oversees and is an actively involved in general accounting, cost accounting, budgeting and planning functions.
  • Performs specialized analyses to support complex business decisions by plant management.
  • Responsible for SOX compliance. Also, directly accountable for all aspects of Swiss & US Co. reporting. Expected to actively coach and assist all dotted line (indirect) reports.
  • Participates as a key member of plant manager’s staff in all critical decisions impacting facility.
  • Develop and coordinate plant profit plans, strategic plans, monthly forecasts and periodic financial reconciliations, reports and analysis for plant senior management.
  • Identify, define, and monitor key elements of plant profit and strategic plans in light of long term goals, objectives, changes in markets, competition, regulatory environments, and economic conditions.
  • Assess performance and attainment of strategic and operating objectives against plan commitments. Inform management of results and recommend corrective actions to unfavorable variances
  • Advice and counsel plant manager on financial implications of operating strategies, actions, and decisions.
  • Manage, analyze, evaluate, and interpret plant financial forecasts and operating results.
  • Initiate, direct, and manage financial analyses that focus on opportunities for profit improvement and financial operating performance improvement.
  • Implements, promotes and maintains a safe work environment by implementing a culture of accidents prevention, investigation, equipment maintenance and application of rules. Identify, control and administer risk and danger in own area.
  • Promotes the company’s mission and vision by actively supporting Eaton’s ethics and values as well as quality policies.
  • Motivate and coach employees to maintain high levels of satisfaction, productivity, and quality through effectively utilizing available rewards and recognition channels to encourage and promote desired behaviors and results.
  • Supervises Capital Investment needs


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, or Accounting from an accredited institution
  • MBA from an accredited institution desirable
  • 5 to 7 years of professional experience as a Controller or Finance Manager
  • Experience in managing people
  • Background in industrial manufacturing industry highly preferred
  • Fully bilingual

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: Latin America
Organization: VEH NAT North America Truck

Job Level: Manager
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?: Relocation from within hiring country only
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 050544