Job Title:  Director Finance/Site Controller


Brooklyn Park, MN, US, 55428

Business Unit:  Ametek Mocon
Posting Date:  Sep 14, 2023
Job Description: 

Director Finance/Site Controller


This is a unique opportunity to lead the finance function of a subsidiary of an S&P 500 global company.   The Director of Finance/Site Controller for the MOCON U.S. business is a highly visible role with a defined career path to broader leadership roles.  You will be responsible for all accounting activities and financial operations.   As a member of the business leadership team,  you will accurately measure and forecast operating performance related to KPIs, to ensure that the business achieves its objectives.   The position reports to the Business Vice President of Finance and is based in Brooklyn Park, MN.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Maintain effective internal control of all business unit operations and locations to ensure continued protection of its assets and an accurate reporting of its financial position.
  • Provide management with monthly, quarterly and annual reviews of the organization’s financial status and progress in its various programs and activities in accordance with AMETEK’s reporting formats and requirements.
  • Partner with sales and operations management to manage working capital by balancing inventory, accountants payable, and accounts receivable.
  • Forecast business activity and financial position in the areas of income, expenses, and earnings based on past, present, and expected operations in accordance with the Corporation’s reporting formats and requirements.
  • Direct preparation of budgets by reviewing budget proposals; prepare necessary supporting documentation and justification
  • Arrange audits of business unit financials, as well as internal and external audit requirements and US Sarbanes Oxley-404 (SOX) testing and compliance.
  • Perform due diligence on potential acquisition targets. Develops models, business forecasts and trend analysis to support these opportunities, as needed.
  • Represent the company externally, as necessary, to government agencies and auditors.
  • Recruit, train, supervise, and develop department staff and conduct annual performance evaluation.


Requirements for consideration:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA and CPA preferred
  • 7+ years of previous experience in operational accounting leadership roles
  • Understanding of commercial and operational accounting KPIs and impacts to the business


Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  Yes

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis