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Valls, T, ES

Finance Manager- Electronics Europe & Africa

Company Overview:

Lear Corporation is ranked #147 on the Fortune 500 with world-class products designed, engineered and manufactured by a diverse team of talented employees. As a leading supplier of automotive seating and electrical, Lear serves its customers with global capabilities while maintaining individual commitment. With headquarters in Southfield, Michigan, Lear maintains 257 locations in 38 countries around the globe and employs approximately 156,000 employees. Lear is traded under the symbol [LEA] on the New York Stock Exchange.



Position Overview:

Operations controller for the Electronics Business Unit Europe and Africa (total of 6 sites), coordinating critical financial processes for the business unit in the region, such as accounting and internal controls, operations controlling and Free cash flow forecasting. Support the Electronics Europe & Africa Business Unit in achieving best in class financial targets that deliver shareholder value. Inspire superior performance, strive for excellence. Lead by example.



Core responsibilities:

Maintain a strong internal control environment for the business unit (6 sites). Supervise Audits and Internal Controls processes (SOX Monitoring)). Perform regular Balance Sheet reviews.
Owner of the Free Cash flow forecast across the business unit
Coordinate and deliver accurate and timely financial operational reporting for forecasts, budget, actuals
Implement accounting and controlling process improvements, including systems
Identify operating income and cash flow opportunities for the business unit
Standardize cost accounting routines

To apply to this role you must have:

Finance degree.
5-10 years of relevant experience within finance roles of increased responsibility
Strong accounting skills. Experience with Internal Controls (SOX) will be a plus
Excellent communication skills, both English and Spanish. German will be a plus.
Ambitious, potential and willingness to develop internally on the long term
Highest level of integrity
Customer focus, inspire superior performance
Best in class leadership skills.
Proven success track record with roles of increased responsibility
Systems skills excel, data base management…