West Palm Beach, FL
Industry: Engineering Services•
11 - 15 years
Posted 299 days ago
Job ID 60745BR Date posted 02/08/2018 City West Palm Beach State Florida CountryUS
Pratt & Whitney’s Commercial Aftermarket organization has an exciting, unique opportunity in West Palm Beach, FL. With the unprecedented ramp in the next two years for NEO overhauls, P&W’s aftermarket network is expanding with a new overhaul facility. This will be the second facility in the P&W network to overhaul the GTF engine, following the Columbus Engine Center. We are seeking a Controller to build and lead a small finance team to support this rare addition of a new facility.
The facility is expected to overhaul NEO engines over the next two years, and as such the Controller position would be an approximately 2-3 year leadership development assignment. The Controller will be responsible for all of the finance related start-up activities, however will work closely with the implementation team to ensure flawless execution. The candidate will be part of the site’s leadership team, working closely with individuals across all functions of the businesses, including finance, engineering, customer service, EH&S, human resources and operations.
Specific job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
The ideal candidate must be a self-starter and have strong financial and analytical skills and be able to effectively communicate throughout all functions of these businesses. In addition, the Controller must have a strong desire to drive the results of the business and implement process improvement initiatives. Prior experience in operations and familiarity with Microsoft Office based applications and systems such as SAP, HFM and Business Warehouse is preferred. Because of our military and government contracts, candidates must be US Citizens.
Education: Bachelors degree in Finance or Accounting.