Corning is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics, creating and manufacturing keystone components that enable high-technology systems.
Corning’s history is filled with breakthrough technologies that have played an important role in the way the world works. We thrive on solving difficult, commercially relevant problems through an innovative and collaborative research and development process. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, more than 160 years of materials science and process engineering knowledge, and a distinctive collaborative culture.
The global Finance Function acts as a proactive business partner, advising and making recommendations based upon financial projections and historical performance. Finance also provides financial expertise companywide and ensures accurate and efficient transaction processing.
Day to Day Responsibilities:
Manages Finance processes and procedures for the plant ensuring accuracy, reliability and timeliness for Closings, Budgets, Forecasts, 5 year strategic planning. Monitors plant’s financial records and statements to ensure timeliness, accuracy and consistency of reporting with GAAP, Sarbox, Statutory, and tax accounting requirements. Provides ongoing Finance expertise and decision support to the plant management to enable the achievement of plant goals and objectives Manages and allocates team resources for Finance activities and project work within the plant.
Projects involved with:
Serves on various plant, division and corporate project teams on ad-hoc basis. Providing financial analysis and internal control support to ensure compliance and decisions based on financial data.
Role within group:
Financial Lead within the facility; Key member and decision maker of the plant management staff
Travel Requirements: Minimal
Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time: 40+
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Business Administration 8 - 10 years of relevant experience
Knowledge of financial and management accounting, including systems, compliance and reporting requirements CPA, CMA certification is a plus Excellent communication and presentation skills Adept at interacting and communicating with all aspects of the business, including plant staff and senior managers Strong computer skills (Excel, PeopleSoft, Khalix) Ability to act under pressure in fast-paced environment Experience managing people
Cost modeling Inventory control and management Manufacturing/Six Sigma background Experience with Sarbanes Oxley
Team player Self-motivated; ability to act on initiative Customer focused Business partner Proven ability to embrace and drive change
Corning Incorporated is the world leader in specialty glass and ceramics. Drawing on more than 160 years of materials science and process...