Director of Finance, Manufacturing
Golden Gate Search Group
 Dallas, TX
Devices Finance Director will be a key member of the finance team responsible for all manufacturing activities related to devices product line.  This position will manage a team of cost managers to provide analysis, reporting, and forecasting of product cost as well as a team of CM finance managers to provide finance support to CM operations.  This position offers significant responsibility and interaction with business partners as well as considerable opportunity to have a large impact within a growing Finance organization.


  • Be a thought leader who engages in strategic and tactical discussions, provides in-depth finance acumen, and drives financial performance.

  • Partner with Strategic Sourcing and manage a team of cost managers to facilitate product cost consolidation, analysis, and reporting to senior leadership team.

  • Drive cost reduction opportunities, track cost improvements, and facilitate cross-group alignment on manifestation of actual results and associated drivers.

  • Partner with Manufacturing Operations and manage a team of CM finance managers to provide finance support at CM level.

  • Develop CM performance dashboard with KPIs, benchmark performance across CMs, and identify best practices to drive CMs to adhere to.

  • Establish and own month-end close process at CM level and roll up consolidated performance with variance analysis and key drivers.

  • Develop financial forecast at CM level, set performance targets, and roll up at the Corporate level.

  • Collaborate with Manufacturing Operations to identify process inefficiencies, drive and track cost reduction initiatives.


PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:


  • 10+ years of Finance FP&A experience, preferably in finance operations roles.

  • Finance-operations experience, preferably in consumer electronics or semiconductor industries.

  • Strong financial modeling and analytical experience.

  • Exceptional partnering skills with operations.

  • Super user of Excel (pivot tables, advanced formulas, clean data organization).

  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with Operations.

  • Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.


EDUCATION:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related field.


PERKS & BENEFITS:


  • A place to grow your career. We’ll help you set big goals - and exceed them

  • People. Work with talented, committed and supportive teammates

  • Equity and performance bonuses. Every employee is a stakeholder in our success

  • Boundless snacks and drinks

  • Cell phone subsidy, commuter benefits and discounts on products

  • Excellent medical, dental and vision benefits