Job Description

Mission of Function

Initially project module lead for launching a new industrial automation plant in China to manufacture SIMATIC family products. Establish all AC processes in new plant and take over the accounting & controlling department of the new plant in 2013.

Dimensions of Function

Leading accounting office (2-5 people) and performance controlling (6 people) staffs;

Responsible for production cost controlling, productivity reporting and controlling, planning and forecasting, product calculation (incl. overhead calculation), implementation.

Contacts (internal / external)

Internal: MF-EWC, MF-EWA BA departments, AS R&D, Siemens SLC - Mgt, Sales, legal, SNC

External: equipment supplier.


- Establish controlling processes, infrastructure and tools in new plant;

- Foster delivery and cost performance;

- Manage all controlling & accounting issues;

- Secure adherence to all rules, guidelines and compliance relevant topics;

- Support EWC BA for implementation of global AS MF strategies under guidance of MF-EWA.


- Business Administration / Commercial Processes in Manufacturing Environment;

- Accounting & Controlling;

- Productivity / Performance Controlling / Planning;

- English.


- > 8 years experience in accounting and controlling; preferably experience in electronics manufacturing industry;

- accounting and controlling experience;

- > 5 years leadership experience (at least 3-5 people) preferably in a manufacturing environment;

- Capable to cooperate and lead in an diverse, international environment;

Experience in a multinational company is preferred.


- Business competence; - Communication skill; - Coaching & Mentoring; - Analytics; - Result and quality orientation; - Siemens values;