Requisition Number : 42176
Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.
Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
Corning’s Display Technologies segment manufactures glass substrates for active matrix liquid crystal displays ( LCDs ) that are used primarily in LCD televisions, notebook computers and flat panel desktop monitors.
Purpose of the Position :
Support Business Controller for daily operations and ad-hoc analysis
Support AMC and cost variances analysis including manufacturing cost, cost of goods sold, and management of general ledger with focus on cost drivers and risks / opportunities.
Support cross functional initiatives such as capacity planning, inventory tracking and management, and manufacturing cost benchmark
Build and maintain cost models for various manufacturing platforms, and provide financial support for key engineering programs
Support cost reduction initiatives from finance function for the business Job Responsibilities
Manage month end closing process. Perform inventory movement check, standard cost maintenance, expense tracking, cost allocation, P&L and balance sheet consolidation.
Support Commercial Controller on rebate tracking and closing.
Work with Business Controller and plant controllers to review manufacturing cost forecast. Assist Business Controller with COGS analysis and forecast by composition.
Publish monthly management report, including monthly financial result and variance reporting
Work with supply chain, procurement, manufacturing locations and corporate finance on cashflow project to manage inventory and capital balance.
Work with IT on process improvement projects, e.g. Power BI and SQL.
Actively participate discussions with other business functions such as manufacturing strategy & supply chain to optimize capacity planning and to achieve synergies across platforms
Assist Business Controller with annual plan and five-year plan preparation and presentation
Ad-hoc financial analysis support for business decisions
Perform effective internal control practice
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in finance / Accounting, CPA & MBA preferred
6+ years’ experience in Finance, manufacturing costing or audit firm experiences preferred Required Skills
Fluency in English communication
Good interpersonal communication and presentation skills
Team player, willing to share knowledge and expertise
Ability to work across business / matrix organization
Ability to work under pressure and work independently
Proactive, open-minded, and passion for initiation
Ability to get insights from business and functional leaders
Strong analytical skills and ability to explain complex topics Desired Skills
Familiar with PeopleSoft
Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills
Communication with cross-cultural sensitivity