Finance Controller, CMD OCS

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Odds are that the email you read this morning travelled over Corning Optical Fiber; the smartphone you used had a Corning cover lens; and the vehicle you took to work had cleaner emissions because of a Corning catalytic substrate.

Time and again Corning Research has cleaned our world, kept us informed, and strengthened our personal connections.

Purpose of the Position:

Would you love to support and be a part of a business that is creating financial models and implementing SOX related initiatives? You'll get to participate on project-level working teams, collaborate with functional guides, and help with financial preparation while supporting closing and forecasting. Join our team and use your real passion for Finance to grow with us.

Description:

  • You will support month-end closing and analytics
  • Monitoring project results for accuracy and understanding. Assisting in preparation of financial reporting requirements.
  • Assist CMD Controller in monitoring product profitability, spending reviews at cost center to ensure accuracy of reported results.
  • Maintain & improve SOX controls
  • Other CMD projects as assigned
  • Assisting in preparing cost models to support manufacturing / contract manufacturing.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor of Commerce / Science or equivalent technical degree
  • MBA/CPA a plus
  • Validated knowledge of US GAAP
  • 7+ years total experience
  • System knowledge a plus (PS/SAP)
  • Analytical skills
  • Strong computer and system skills
  • Attention to detail, accuracy, love of process and organized
  • Has capacity and aspires to become a plant controller
  • Experience establishing and optimizing reporting processes to ensure accurate and timely reporting
  • Ability to work with ambiguity and seek out mentorship early on unclear requests
  • Shown ability to lead strong networks and relationships with other Finance teams, identifying strategic contacts and resources within the Finance organization
  • Change Agent – influencing skills and the capability to champion, lead, and support continuous operational improvements

Required Skills:

  • Strong accounting skills with global focus
  • Validated analytical skills and ability to link to business impact
  • Strong presentation (written, oral) and communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills; Advanced proficiency in Excel & Power Point

Desired Skills:

  • Using your independent working abilities within a matrix organization
  • Partnering with cross functional teams and working with all levels of organization.
  • Ability to establish solid business partnerships.
  • Experience with supply chain and or / plant accounting

Soft Skills:

  • Forward-looking, new way to problem solving
  • Exhibits Corning’s Values and global awareness, sensitivity to diversity

Travel Requirements:

  • 5% – 10%

This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

We prohibit discrimination on the basis of  race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, or veteran status or any other legally protected status.

Company
Corning
Posted
09/18/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Austin, TX 78726, US