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Manager II, Finance - South Bend, IN

Date: Apr 21, 2021

Location: South Bend, IN, US, 46634-4002

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 Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.

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Position Overview

The Manager II, Finance serves as the finance business partner to the Plant Managers and Divisional leadership team by providing financial leadership to the operations in the planning and execution of business goals and objectives. The Manager II, Finance leads the financial performance of the business including: internal controls, compensation cost, planning, forecasting, reporting, and analyzing business drivers, risks, and operational metrics.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and coordinate the Business unit profit plans, monthly forecasts, goals & objectives, financial reconciliations, reports and analysis for plant & division management, including variance analysis and cost control reporting and recommendations.
  • Lead, analyze, evaluate and interpret plant financial forecasts and operating results. Inform management of results and recommend corrective actions to address unfavorable trends and variances.
  • Interpret, implement and monitor corporate policies and procedures, ensure financials are reported in compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and local statutory requirements.
  • Develop and implement budgeting and financial reporting systems to provide timely and relevant information to plant, region/division, and corporate management. Control and maintain adequate product costing systems for valuation and cost estimating activities.
  • Ensure accurate financial statement reporting.
  • Operational accounting oversight/analysis:
  • Plant performance, cost & efficiency analysis, spending & absorption analysis, Inventory analysis
  • Pricing support.
  • Quote analysis/review/approval
  • Measurement of price gains/losses in the context of ongoing price actions
  • Knowledge of SAP and HFM.
  • Monitor, maintain, and enhance the system of internal controls that safeguards company asset and provides for integrity and propriety of financial transactions and activities.
  • Evaluate and approve plant capital appropriation requests prior to region/division and corporate management approval. Supervise and report purchase commitments and spending for all capital programs. Conduct follow-up audits to ensure compliance for all significant capital investments. Ensure safeguarding and accurate reporting of plant fixed assets.
  • Lead the deployment of cost saving and other programs to provide operating economies and improve profitability. Monitors and provides opportunities to support continuously improving Plant Productivity / Gross Utilization.
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to the Operations team by mentoring manufacturing Teams.

Skills and Experience

  • 4 -10 years Finance Leadership experience in manufacturing.


Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance

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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.

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