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DVP, Business Unit Controller

Company: Ametek, Inc.
Location: Columbus
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

AMETEK is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $6 billion.AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers' most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.Job description: About Us:At AMETEK, we don't just manufacture market-leading electronic instruments and electromechanical devices - we are using innovation to make the world a better place; technology to improve lives; and talent to solve challenges that matter.Job Summary:Reporting to the Business Unit Manager, the Business Unit Controller is responsible for all accounting activities and global financial operations. This position will be a strategic business partner to the business unit leadership team by accurately measuring and forecasting operating performance related to KPIs and making recommendations for improvements.Key Responsibilities: Maintain effective internal control of all business unit operations and locations to ensure continued protection of its assets and an accurate reporting of its financial position.Provide management with monthly, quarterly, and annual reviews of the organization's financial status and progress in its various programs and activities in accordance with the Corporations reporting formats and requirements.Partner with sales and operations management to manage working capital by balancing inventory, accounts payable, and accounts receivable.Forecast Business Unit business activity and financial position in the areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations in accordance with the Corporation's reporting formats and requirements.Direct preparation of budgets by reviewing budget proposals; prepare necessary supporting documentation and justificationArrange audits of business units' financials, as well as, internal and external audit requirements and US Sarbanes Oxley-404 (SOX) testing and compliance.Perform due diligence on potential acquisition targets. Develops models, business forecasts and trend analysis to support these opportunities, as needed.Drive IT strategy as defined by Division Director of IT, and management of information technologyRepresent the company externally, as necessary, to government agencies and auditors. Recruit, train, supervise, and develop department staff and conduct annual performance evaluations.Other duties as assigned.Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance10+ years of previous experience in operational accounting leadership rolesStrong background in GAAP, SEC Reporting and Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance as well as Manufacturing FinanceDesired Qualifications: MBA and CPA preferred2-3 years at a public accounting firm would be a plusSix Sigma and Lean Manufacturing experience a plusProven team player who has demonstrated capabilities in the following areas: excellent communication, presentation, leadership and interpersonal skills, well developed problem-solving skills; solid organizational skills; and the demonstrated ability to be self-directed and effectively relate to all levels of an organization.Must be a hands-on, detail-oriented individual with the ability to see the big picture.Proven business partnership skills with the demonstrated ability to work in a matrix organizational environment.Ability to work well under pressure, multitask and meet deadlines in a timely manner with accuracy.Ability to coordinate and work with business leaders in multiple locationsDemonstrated ability to manage staff and set goals and objectives to meet Business Unit goals. This leader must have a proven ability to select talent and develop subordinates.Must be self-motivated and willing to do whatever it takes to ensure the business is successful and meetings its monthly, quarterly and annual commitmentsThe right person will be ambitious and flexible who wants to learn and grow professionallyComputer skills to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Hyperion Enterprise and up to date ERP systems (Oracle experience a plus).What's in It for You: Competitive compensation, holiday pay, and paid time offGreat benefits package that includes health, vision, and dental insurance401(k), plus matchingFlexible spending accounts (FSAs), health savings account (HSA) with AMETEK contribution, life insurance, disability insurance, and family medical leaveEmployee referral programTuition reimbursement programEmployee assistance programExciting, fast-paced environment where you could make a true impactOpportunities for career advancement within our business unit and across all other AMETEK business entities Additional Details: Up to 25% travel will be required. Location Information:This position is located in Columbus, Ohio. Columbus will keep you entertained all year. During the warmer months, Columbus hosts food and music festivals, organizes art walks, and provides plenty of beautiful spots for hiking and biking. During the colder months, Columbus offers ice skating, sledding, and holiday markets and festivals. All year long, one can visit museums such as COSI Columbus (which was voted the best science museum in the US in 2020, 2021, and 2022!), check out art galleries, walk around the zoo, patron the North Market (a public market that has been around for 145 years), and spend time at the many local parks.To learn more about our company and our job opportunities, visit us at: PDN-992339b4-979a-4284-8ae9-9631dff56238

Keywords: Ametek, Inc., Columbus , DVP, Business Unit Controller, Accounting, Auditing , Columbus, Ohio

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