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Division Controller - Leeds, AL

Date: Nov 17, 2020

Location: Leeds, AL, US, 35094

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
Division Overview
Hubbell Power Systems (HPS) engages in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of products used by utilities. Today, HPS is deeply engaged in product solutions for OSP Communication utility purposes, and has been actively growing that segment of the business. HPS roots have historically been in high voltage transmission, distribution, substation, underground products used by electric utilities. HPS products are also used in the civil construction, transportation, gas and water industries.

At HPS, we build products that provide mission critical infrastructure and that deliver communications and power to millions of people worldwide. In our business, failure is not an option. Therefore, we manufacture products of uncompromising integrity and it starts with our quality policy. We hold our partners, our suppliers and ourselves to the highest standard to ensure we exceed all the technical and functional expectations of our customers.

Hubbell Incorporated engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of electrical and electronic products in the United States and internationally. It operates in three segments: Electrical, Power, and Industrial Technology.

Position Overview

Primary Purpose:  This Senior level Accounting position, based in Leeds, AL, will insure adherence to Hubbell Accounting Policies, Practices, and Controls.  Position will serve as a Business Partner to the VP/GM to lend support to the business unit in achieving Operating Profit objectives. Business is has locations in Leeds, AL., Juarez, Mexico, and Winsted, Ct.


Seeking a self-motivated individual with strong initiative and an interest in joining a successful organization.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Able to work hands on within the business and communicate effectively up the chain of command.
  • Work side by side with the VP/GM to develop improvement plans and make financially sound business decisions.
  • Work with local and corporate leadership to develop the Annual Operating Plan and Profit Objectives for the Business.
  • Analyze and prepare the monthly volume and profit forecasts.
  • Manage cycle counts and annual physical inventories and reconcile all differences.
  • Manage 1 person (Cost Manager) co-located in Leeds
  • Assure adherence to SOX and Hubbell Accounting practices.
  • Work with Internal and External Auditors as required.
  • Assume fiduciary responsibility over all company assets.
  • Serve as HUS representative on various Enterprise Wide initiatives as assigned by the Group Controller.
  • Special projects as assigned.
Skills and Experience
  • Strong hands on SAP experience a significant plus.
  • Proficiency in excel and Hyperion HFM (and planning) helpful
  • 5+ years cost accounting experience using SAP in a manufacturing environment
  • 5+ years of general accounting experience using SAP
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance
Masters Degree in Business


Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.

Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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