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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Finance Manager / Plant Controller


Monterrey, NLE, MX, 64830

Req ID 26935 MSSC Monterrey 2, Mexico


We are looking for a new colleague to join our Finance department. The position holder at our new location at Monterrey N.L.



  • Develop the annual business plan for the region.
  • Direct and review the preparation and development of all financial reporting and accounting analyses.
  • Develop and manage personnel planning and assist Sr. Management with headcount analysis based on forecasted volume. 
  • Develop short and long range financial, accounting, and controlling plans that assist in meeting business unit goals and objectives within region.
  • Ensure business unit complies with all financial-related legal and company rules and regulations (i.e. accounting standards, corporate policy, governmental, etc.); manage IFRS/US GAAP processes.
  • Ensure the timely completion of monthly and year-end audit, financial, tax reporting.
  • Maintain internal ROI model; update on an annual basis, and review/approve completed financial models.
  • Establish and ensure appropriate internal controls (i.e. inventory, production, overhead, etc.).
  • Prepare information for annual insurance policy renewal; review and monitor insurance policies in effect, and coordinate with North America Insurance broker.
  • Review and approve all documents requiring officer signatures (i.e. government forms, contracts, etc.)
  • Responsible for monitoring all capital and customer tooling spending for business unit approval in coordination with central operations.
  • Responsible for accounts receivable and payable.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting/Finance, or related discipline
  • 10+ years of experience as a financial analyst, accountant, or comparable position/experience
  • 5+ years of experience as a financial/accounting manager, controller or comparable position/experience
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment, specifically in the automotive and/or electronic components industry
  • Expert-level knowledge of accounting, finance, and controlling processes
  • In-depth familiarity with plant accounting principles
  • Proven ability in ad-hoc/critical financial analysis and the generation of monthly executive-level reports
  • Proven knowledge and ability in methods of communication, motivation, negotiation, and conflict management skills with a high-level of initiative/drive
  • Expert-level knowledge in Microsoft Office and SAP (functional)
  • Proven organizational and project management abilities
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to interface with cross-functional teams and all levels of personnel and management
  • English language competency – both oral and written
  • Ability/willingness to travel both domestically and internationally (up to 25%)


Be part of our ZF team as Controller and apply now!


Be part of our ZF team as Finance Manager / Plant Controller and apply now!


Jaime Leonardo Rodríguez

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