Sensata Technologies, Inc. Finance Performance Process Lead in Sofia, Bulgaria

Finance Performance Process Lead

Required personal and professional skills:

  • Prior Leadership role in Finance (AP/AR) - process owner or SME experience;

  • Accounts payables/ Accounts receivables / General Ledger process principles.

  • Finance degree in business related field (Masters preferred);

  • Experience in a fast moving, high growth, global and innovative environment;

  • Experience with ERP planning and financial systems (Oracle knowledge a plus).

  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) - strong knowledge in working with MS Excel. Experience with analytical tools and practices.

  • Excellent written and verbal command in English language (second language is a plus);

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to persuade and communicate through strong written & verbal communication skills; interfacing with customers, managers and business partners

  • Must have a customer-first approach to all initiatives

  • Demonstrated ability to accept new ideas, engage in both critical and systemic thinking

  • Ability to handle/resolve daily issues, concerns and grievances - strong analytical strategic and problem solving skills - ability to analyze, determine root cause and resolve issues.

  • Demonstrated ability to raise new ideas, engage in both critical and systemic thinking

  • Ability to evaluate relevant information to determine compliance with standards.

  • Strong organization, planning and time management skills to achieve results.

  • Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity

  • Diligent, punctual, very well organized;

  • Team player able to work in a dynamic multitasking environment under pressure.

Main purpose of the job:

  • Drives process improvements in the finance field in order to achieve better performance. Analyze the monthly performance data and takes decisions to achieve the targets set. Act as a SME in the Finance area.

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Align and drive global and regional initiatives on Finance performance enhancements, modifications and continual service improvements; Championing change, responsible for ongoing continuous improvement to all relevant business processes and aligning technologies;

  • Proactively improve operational business processes in order to achieve desired level of efficiency and effectiveness ;

  • Act as AP/AR subject matter expert globally; Serves as a first point of contact in any system or process issues identified by the AP/AR team members and managers;

  • Provide instructions and on the job support to the Shared Service team. Provide timely feedback and know how to address performance issues in the finance area;

  • Support implementation and alignment to global processes in order to increase standardization and limit complexity;

  • Prepare performance and compliance reports and communicate performance status to the management on a weekly and periodic basis;

  • Plan, prepare and develop work schedules according to workloads and budget. Manages Continuous Improvement project list;

  • Monitor, measure and evaluate the quality, compliance and performance, take timely corrective/preventive actions;

Main authorities:

  • To require and receive all needed information to perform the obligations;

  • To improve the qualifications according to the programs of the company;

Our employees are the reason we have been successful in the past and the reason we will be successful in the future. Employees’ skills, talents and work ethic have defined the business and will shape our collective future.

Our Vision is to be:

  • A world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and electrical protection

  • Satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, energy efficiency and a clean environment

  • A partner, employer, and neighbor of choice.

NOTE: If you are a current Sensata employee (or one of our Affiliates), please back out of this application and log into Workday via the Company Intranet to apply directly. Type FIND JOBS in the Workday search bar.

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Sensata Technologies is one of the world's leading suppliers of sensing, electrical protection, control and power management solutions. Sensata's products improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day in automotive, appliance, aircraft, industrial, military, heavy vehicle, heating, air-conditioning and ventilation, data, telecommunications, recreational vehicle and marine applications.

We are a rapidly growing company with $3 billion in annual revenues, operations and business centers in 13 countries and more than 20,000 employees worldwide, including 900 people in mostly engineering, business development and corporate support roles at our U.S. headquarters in Attleboro, MA.

We pride ourselves on being a leading global company with strong, local decision making and innovative complex products that make a real difference. We have a reputation for unwavering integrity and offer global exposure to world-class talent and significant personal growth and development opportunities.

Note to applicants for positions in the United States:

  • Sensata is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) / Affirmative Action (AA) /Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled Employer.

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