Senior Manager, Operations Finance


New Britain, CT

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 135 days ago

  by    John Melillo

This job is no longer available.

Senior Manager, Operations Finance (Fortune 500)


Location:                                 Connecticut or Maryland

Function:                                 Operations Finance Lead

Reports into CFO of Business Unit; Partners with Global Manufacturing Director

Education & Experience:        BS Degree with Accounting or Finance Major | MBA, CPApreferred 

8+ years of experience, ideally including strong Mfg. & operational experience in a dynamic large company environment (i.e. multiple locations & Int'l exposure)


Background/Summary:   Senior Manager, Ops Finance will partner with his/her team and the Global Operations Director to manage the business segment's worldwide manufacturing operation, working capital, and capex spend management. Strong leadership and business partnering skills are mandatory. In addition, the individual should have strong operational experience, and the ability to effectively work in a complex matrix-management org-structure. 

Specific responsibilities include: 

  • Worldwide Operations Finance responsibility for global manufacturing sites
  • Continuous process improvement & team development
  • Achieving annual business objectives
  • Achieving annual productivity, OM improvement, and working capital targets
  • Capex management
  • Budgeting, forecasting, and analysis of actual results
  • Acquisitions support -- due-diligence & integration
  •       New plant openings and/or plant closures                                        
  • Long-term strategic plan development
  • Make vs. Buy and Make vs. Make (various plant) analytics
  • Special projects, Etc.

Desired Capabilities/Characteristics:

  • Strong business management & leadership skills
  • Strong people-management & development skills
  • Effective communication & presentation skills
  • Demonstrated problem resolution skills; Ability to prioritize
  • High level of energy and professionalism
  • Strong ability to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities and objectives
  • Able to meet deadlines in a high-paced work environment
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment and build relationships with a variety of functions
  • Must have a bias for Action, Integrity, and Accountability
  • Strong PC and HFM skills helpful (Excel, PowerPoint, HFM, Hyperion Planning, SAP, etc.)
$143K - $176K