Global Account Finance Manager

Tenneco   •  

Monroe, MI

Industry: Automotive.


5 - 7 years

Posted 217 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Tracking Code 179232-846

Job Description

This position will be initially be located in Monroe - Relocate to Tenneco New Customer Center in Northville, MI

The Global Account Finance Manager is a highly critical and strategic finance business partnership role with dual reporting to the Executive Director Commercial Finance and Regional Director of Finance with business partnership to the Global VP of the Customer Business Unit(s). This role will lead all commercial and strategic financial processes and partner with the Global VP of the CBU to drive strategic, sustainable and predictable results that align with the Annual Operating Plan, three-year business plan, and five-year strategic CBU plan for Tenneco’s continued profitable growth.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop Business Plans (Current & New), Capital Appropriation Requests, and business cases for analysis of Return on Investment, Return on Invested Capital, and Economic Value Add
  • Develop proformas for new manufacturing facilities
  • Develop competitive pricing strategies/quotations which will be submitted to our customer(s) and potential negotiation of pricing through customer costing models
  • Work with a complex bill of material to understand and develop cost strategies for our products
  • Work with a variety of manufacturing processes and related costs
  • Attend project team meetings
  • Follow-up and resolve financial issues to attain key financial measures
  • Perform monthly global financial value added business analysis for senior management
  • Explain product costs to our customer’s financial analysts
  • Develop cost targets for suppliers based on customer & market data
  • Control development spending and have direct involvement in spending and recovery initiatives for all applicable areas
  • Initiate financial roadmaps based on product cost reduction efforts
  • Provide support for Month-end close and financial review analysis
  • Execute financial strategy of the Global CBU
  • Overall income statement and internal controls responsibility for the Global CBU
  • Outstanding communication skills are essential for this position
  • Direct customer interface (quote collaboration) preferred
  • Mentoring and coaching of their direct reports
  • Travel up to 30% - domestically and internationally

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s in Accounting, Finance or Business or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in financial related to financial management of project management in a regional manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA or professional accreditation (CPA, CMA) 
  • Global experience, plus
  • Automotive experience, plus