Plant Controller
Company
Brose Tuscaloosa Inc.
Location
Tuscaloosa
Main aim of job (in brief no duties and responsibilities)
 Create transparency and recommendations.
 Striving for implementation of improvements.
 Business partner and performance manager by supporting the management in a proactive way to achieve the goals.
 Ensure customer requirements relating to quality and efficiency are met as pertaining to the specific duties and responsibilities below.

Specific duties and responsibilities max.
1. Participation and independent processing of assigned topics in the yearly business planning process as well as in the quarterly forecasts.
2. Autonomous processing of the month end closing as well as analyzing and commenting of the main deviations of the plant result and preparing of (counter)measures.
3. Driver for cost improvement/efficiency activities and optimization projects. Preparation of business cases and cost benefit analyses/calculations (e.g. for investment activities). 4. Consulting function for commercial related topics.
5. Preparation and update of lifetime calculations (e.g. for quotes for the customer team) and business plans.
6. Processing and reviewing of procurement requests. Process owner for web-based procurement request system. Independent creation and analysis of the investment reporting, forecast and planning.
7. Regular maintaining and reviewing of series calculations to ensure Brose calculation guidelines.
8. Preparation and participation in monthly Team Business Reviews and target/actual meetings with the department managers.
. Ongoing development and maintenance of specific analysis and result reports. 
 
Formal education (and specialization)  Business Adminstration/Engineering, Finance
Work experience
3-5 years
Specialized knowledge and skills
Experience in automotive or manufacturing environment is strongly recommended. Understanding of Controlling/Finance and operational coherences. Advanced Microsoft Office (especially Excel and PowerPoint) and SAP knowledge
 
Contact Information
Brittany Gabriel
205-614-6732
brittany.gabriel@brose.com