Performance Controller - Rail Automation - Louisville, KY

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Company Description
The Siemens Infrastructure & Cities (IC) Sector is focused on providing answers that last for America's aging urban infrastructure by offering solutions to make cities of all sizes more sustainable and competitive. With more than 18,000 employees spanning across the U.S., Canada, and Meso-America, the IC Sector is comprised of five divisions: Building Technologies, Low and Medium Voltage, Mobility and Logistics, Rail Systems and Smart Grid. The IC portfolio includes complete traffic and transportation systems, intelligent logistics, efficient energy supply and environmentally compatible building technologies. Siemens also provides ways to modernize the way power is transmitted and distributed to enhance the smart consumption of energy. For more information on the Infrastructure & Cities sector, visit /.
Siemens encourages qualified long-term unemployed individuals to apply for open positions.
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Job Description
Siemens Infrastructure & Cities Sector finds smart solutions to make aging cities more sustainable and competitive, focusing on traffic and transportation systems, more efficient energy supplies, and environmentally-compatible building technologies.
Position Overview:
The Performance Controller will support Rail Automation''s Freight and Products segment. The candidate will be the the main driver for Performance Reviews and Finance Reviews. This position will be the link to Performance Controlling and the Accounting Department in Berlin as well as the other international Siemens Sales Regions.
This position will also need to understand and consolidate reporting of several international Siemens Units and Create stand-alone global segment view.
Key Responsibilities:
Leads site accounting activities including developing accounting processes consistent with Siemens business, deploying standard processes, ensuring compliance with corporate accounting policies and ensuring appropriate standards of internal control exist and are followed.
Ensures the site is compliant with IFRS, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and Statutory accounting requirements.
Drives initiatives in Finance/Accounting relating to the following areas in the plant:
General Accounting
Cost Accounting including Standard Cost Variance Analysis
Manufacturing Expense Analysis
Capital Projects Requests Development and Expense Control
Budgeting and Forecasting
Month End Reporting
Process Improvement Savings Calculations and Reporting
Inventory Control and Obsolete Inventory Analysis
Ensures all financial reporting is completed accurately and timely.
Keeps Supply Chain and Manufacturing Controller advised of all potential operational issues.
Support Management when preparing Business Reviews
Required Knowledge/Skills/Education:
Bachelors Degree in Accounting; CPA or MBA a plus
Excellent organizational, analytical and Communication Skills.
Excellent Leadership Skills.
Excellent Understanding of Cost Accounting and General Accounting.
Strong Knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools
Company: Siemens Infrastructure and Cities
Division: IC - Mobility - Rail Automation
Functional Area: ACC - Accounting/Finance
Location: KY - Louisville
Req ID: 128066
Job Time: Full-Time
Experience Level: Mid Level
Required Education: Bachelors Degree
Required Travel: 0%

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