9 months ago
Assoc Dir, Gen Finance - Site Controller
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 54407BR Date posted 10/02/City Vergennes
Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.
As part of the Sensors & Integrated Systems (SIS) team, you'll help support development of the next generation of more intelligent, more integrated and more reliable solutions that enhance aircraft safety and performance in the most rigorous flight conditions. We have 100 years of experience, a phenomenal product portfolio, state-of-the-art test labs and the resources to make your ideas shine. Come soar with us.
In this highly visible Site Controller role, the candidate will have primary day to day financial responsibility for a full P&L. The Vergennes site is a part of the Sensors and Integrated Systems business unit at UTAS, and will report directly to the Regional Controller of Inertial Control & Aircraft Management Systems (one of four SIS business segments), with dotted line responsibility to the Vergennes site General Manager. The Controller will sit on the site leadership team.
•Responsibility for month end closing activities, as well as developing the annual plan, monthly forecasts, and 5 year strategic plans.
•Manage the site Finance team, including General Accounting, FP&A, Government Accounting / Bid & Proposal, and Cost Accounting/Ops Finance functions.
•Help provide financial oversight and guidance on cost reduction and restructuring efforts.
•Lead Site Compliance efforts, including Sarbanes Oxley Act (eSOX & Control Gap Assessments), Accounting Controls Assessments (ACA reviews), and Government Controls Reporting System (GCRS), including policy updates and testing
•Ensure tight inventory control for the site and proper processing through SAP.
•Support internal control initiatives in order to achieve favorable financial and compliance audit results, while executing corrective action plans on control issues and performance improvement observations noted.
•Sit on Site Leadership team.
•Coordinate/Support internal and External Audits as required.
•Maintain Financial Policies and assure compliance with GAAP, Government Cost Accounting Standards, UTC and UTAS policies & Guidance
Qualification: Demonstrated ability to work independently, have strong written and verbal communication skills, self-initiative and strong knowledge of US GAAP.
Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Applications (Excel, Word and PowerPoint).
Education: 4 year degree required
BA/BS in Accounting or Finance;
MS or MBA preferred
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.