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Controller

Juarez, Mexico
Finance/Accounting

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Job Description

At Eaton, we’re dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because that’s what really matters. And we’re here to make sure it works. 
By joining Eaton, you will be joining a multinational company made up of over 96,000 employees, doing business in more than 175 countries. Our energy-efficient products and services help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more reliably, efficiently, safely and sustainably. By giving people tools to use power more efficiently. Helping companies do business more sustainably. And by encouraging each and every employee at Eaton to think differently about our business, our communities—and the positive impact we can have on the world.
Eaton’s Electrical division is currently seeking a Controller to join our team. This position is based at our Juárez facility.
Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.
Are you up for the challenge?
 
Here’s what you will do:
The position reports directly to the Plant Manager and functionally to the Director of Finance. 
This role is instrumental to managing the financial performance of the Plant in meeting its financial objectives, including analysis of forecasts and actual performance, business drivers, and operational metrics.
  • Develop forward-looking insights to drive management decision, actions and improve operational and financial results. 
  • Provides proactive leadership around issues and opportunities, driving short-term actions to achieve current results, while supporting the deployment of progressive strategies which result in a sustainable competitive advantage and strong financial return on investment. 
  • Provides technical competency to ensure compliance with corporate financial policies, legal requirements and GAAP.
  • Responsible for business process improvements within the plant and division, creates and implements procedures to improve the internal control environment, streamlines efforts and provides increased transparency of financial results. 
  • Responsible for building organizational capability within the finance function by hiring and developing finance personnel. 
  • Ensures assets assigned by the corporation are adequately protected and provide operations management with financial guidance necessary to produce the expected return on those assets.

Qualifications

Here’s what you need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting. CPA/CMA/MBA Preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Sound working knowledge of GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley and Mexico statutory requirements.  
  • Knowledge & understanding of Corp, region/division and plant reporting policies
  • Technical capability to prepare, analyze and interpret financial and operational data/reports.
  • Knowledge of integrated computer manufacturing and ERP systems.  Knowledge of VISTA, ENCORE, MAPICS, MENTOR and Cognos is desired.
  • Superior analytical and thinking skills; Intellectual rigor and curiosity; problem-solving capability.
  • Understanding of global business issues
  • Knowledge of computerized accounting systems to include word processing and spreadsheet software (i.e., Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
     

We’re a power management company, but more importantly, what we do improves the quality of life and the environment. Our products, technologies and services make a difference in the world.

We are 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.

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: EPG CPD ICD Industrial Controls Division

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, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 059758