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Global Leader, Financial Systems

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Molex is seeking a Global Leader, Financial Systems to join our team in Lisle, IL. This role reports directly to our Director, Financial Systems and will serve as the primary interface between Finance and IT functions through effective communication, understanding priorities, collecting feedback, and anticipating demand for IT services while being responsible for the successful implementation of finance related system solutions. This high performing leader will partner with the various Finance organizations within Molex to build process and technology capabilities that support their growth and strategic agenda. The successful candidate will need to be a skilled relationship builder with the ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment and be able to guide the organization in the proper way to leverage new systems and understand how new technology developments impact the company. 

A successful candidate will have the following characteristics:

  • Ability to plan action items to complete a project and drive completion of activities and work streams
  • Ability to prioritize and balance multiple priorities
  • Demonstrates flexibility regarding change of assignments, focus, priorities, and needs
  • Strong business acumen and judgment and the ability to think strategically about business information issues
  • Ability to work effectively in a team oriented, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication, research, analytic, workload prioritization/project management, documentation, and grammatical skills
  • Cross-functional leadership to identify, prioritize, and solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Technically savvy and forward-thinking individual that can see the possibilities for emerging technologies and innovations

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Responsible for the successful delivery of projects delivering business processes supported by technology in the areas including, but not limited to: Financial Accounting, Financial Analytics, Project Systems, Fixed Assets, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Product Costing, Financial Planning, Consolidations, Treasury, Tax, and Reporting 
  • Lead and develop a team of Systems Analysts to support project initiatives
  • Drive the gap resolution process in close cooperation with Global Functional Leads and Business Leaders
  • Support change management activities for projects (Change Impact Assessment, Communications, Training)
  • Direct and control project budgeting, and reporting while liaising with the PMO team
  • Drive implementation of a strong control environment and robust processes
  • Support user role mapping and segregation of duties
  • Support business readiness (people, data, processes, procedures, technology)
  • Drive creation and execution of the cutover plan
  • Drive stabilization and handover to the Supply Chain, Shared Services, and Support Organization
  • Drive knowledge transfer to the ongoing support area
  • Understand, support, and contribute to current Molex Total Quality Management (TQM), Six Sigma, International Standards Organization (ISO) and Environmental, and/or Health and Safety (EH&S) Management Systems by following stated policies and procedures

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business-related field
  • Experience with Finance functions, accounting concepts, financial consolidations, or internal controls
  • Experience leading/supervising a cross-functional team
  • Experience leading small or medium scale Finance systems projects (ex: single module project)
  • Experience with SAP or other ERP system
  • This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship

What Will Put You Ahead

  • MBA or Master’s degree in Accounting, Information Technology, or related field
  • Experience participating in a large-scale ERP implementation with a focus on Finance (ex: S4/HANA)

Our goal is for each employee, and their families, to live fulfilling and healthy lives. We provide essential resources and support to build and maintain physical, financial, and emotional strength - focusing on overall wellbeing so you can focus on what matters most. Our benefits plan includes - medical, dental, vision, flexible spending and health savings accounts, life insurance, ADD, disability, retirement, paid vacation/time off, educational assistance, and may also include infertility assistance, paid parental leave and adoption assistance. Specific eligibility criteria is set by the applicable Summary Plan Description, policy or guideline and benefits may vary by geographic region. If you have questions on what benefits apply to you, please speak to your recruiter.

At Koch companies, we are entrepreneurs. This means we openly challenge the status quo, find new ways to create value and get rewarded for our individual contributions. Any compensation range provided for a role is an estimate determined by available market data. The actual amount may be higher or lower than the range provided considering each candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities, and geographic location. If you have questions, please speak to your recruiter about the flexibility and detail of our compensation philosophy.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. 
This employer uses E-Verify.  Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf


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