TE Connectivity Senior Financial Analyst (Product Management Finance) in MIDDLETOWN, Pennsylvania

TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) is a $12 billion global technology leader. Our connectivity and sensor solutions are essential in today’s increasingly connected world. We collaborate with engineers to transform their concepts into creations – redefining what’s possible using intelligent, efficient and high-performing TE products and solutions proven in harsh environments. Our 72,000 people, including over 7,000 engineers, partner with customers in over 150 countries across a wide range of industries. We believe EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS – www.TE.com.


The Data and Devices (DND) business unit of TE Connectivity has an opportunity for a Financial Analyst (Product Management Finance) based out of Harrisburg, PA or Shanghai, CN. This position will report to the Senior Manager of Product Finance for the DND Business Unit. A key focus of the role is to provide financial support to a Product Management team. The position will act as a business partner with the Product Manager driving better visibility into the Product P&L, communicate variances to forecast and underlying drivers and apply analytical tools in support of decision making.

This position will support the Product team with the preparation of annual budgets, Quarterly forecasts, monthly Risk & Opportunities and the Strategic plan. The analyst will drive weekly/monthly reporting, variance & other ad hoc analysis and assist with the co-ordination and consolidation of various deliverables to PM and Finance teams. In the role, the incumbent will interact with multiple levels in the organization across PM, Engineering, Sales and Manufacturing Operations. The analyst will have a significant impact on providing accurate, insightful and timely financial analysis, driving profitable growth and monitoring of key performance indicators.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly forecast summaries; review and document deltas to plan, prior year, prior forecast and financial commit

  • Perform ad-hoc billings/bookings and margin analysis to identify trends, gaps and problems.

  • Proactively communicate potential risks & opportunities, through variance, bridges & decision support analysis

  • Analysis of product costs in support of pricing activities

  • Support and validate cost manufacturing improvement initiatives.

  • Capital project proposals and analysis

  • Supporting and validating financial projections for PAC/LeanPD and S&OP

  • Support Product P&L creation process

  • Participate in process improvement initiatives

  • Support preparation of strategic plans, budget, Quarterly forecasts, QGR, MBR and other ad-hoc projects, requests and presentations

  • Proactively apply TEOA-F principles in order to continuously improve financial and other associated processes

    Personal Attributes:

  • The successful candidate will be an energetic and detailed-oriented individual who thrives in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

  • Able to work autonomously but also operate as part of a strong, cohesive team

  • Ambitious, likes to work hard and motivated to be part of a team building a world-class business

  • Highly analytical, strategic, and detail-oriented, with a commitment to excellence and a passion for understanding the business implications of financial results

  • Proactive, assertive & agile, always looking ahead and anticipating business needs and challenges

  • A desire to advance into other financial leadership roles within the organization

  • Successful candidates must have the confidence, interpersonal awareness, and poise to work effectively with business and finance leaders, internally and externally

  • Efficient and works intelligently, with the initiative to identify and take on critical projects, as well as manage multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Must be accountable and display a sense of ownership & integrity around reporting & analysis

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or Economics; Advanced degree preferred

  • 8+ yrs of progressive experience in finance, accounting, or consulting.

  • Strong financial, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Highly skilled Excel & PPT user. SAP, Hyperion or other data warehouse experience a plus.

  • Strong oral & written communications skills, solid organization & planning skills, team player

  • Present insightful analysis and articulate recommendations in a clear and concise manner

Requisition ID: 2016-76029

ITAR "Sensitive Position": No

Business Unit (Current): Communications Solutions - Data and Devices