Manager of Cost and Continuous improvement

Manager of Cost and Continuous improvement
Coopersburg, PA

Job Description

Lutron Electronics, Co. Inc has an immediate opening for a Manager of Cost and Continuous Improvement.  This role is critical to the organization in institutionalizing financial accountability by strengthening processes for business decision making and driving a culture of continuous improvement in cost reduction and process improvement.  In this position, you will be responsible for:

  • Driving productivity and continuous cost improvement initiatives
  • Developing initiatives which decrease cost, increase productivity, reduce risk, and protect the company’s assets
  • Developing policies. procedures, and internal controls that will effectively institutionalize financial accountability throughout the organization
  • Audit cost initiatives and work with organization to build a continuous pipeline of projects
  • Business Decision Support and Control: financial analysis surrounding major expenditures

Qualifications

We seek talented, success-minded people with the desire and ability to make things happen.

Interested applicants must:

  • Have a MBA in Finance
  • Minimum of 10-years of work experience
  • Have experience in:
  • Leading cost reductions and continuous improvement programs
  • Interfacing with senior management
  • Working knowledge of G&A functions
  • Experience in a manufacturing company would be a plus
  • Have strong analytic skills
  • Enjoy challenges, settling for nothing less than excellence
  • Pay attention to the details, but not get hung up on them
  • Enjoy working in teams and possess outstanding communication skills
  • Have excellent academic records, with a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or above
  • Demonstrate leadership – thinking, setting direction, creativity, innovation, initiative, follow-through, and priority-setting 

 

Lutron Electronics position as the leading manufacturer of lighting controls worldwide.  Our unsurpassed quality, the breadth and depth of our product offerings, and our commitment to servicing our worldwide customers have resulted in double digit growth annually.  This growth has in turn allowed the company to continue to invest in recruiting and retaining the best people we can find to service our customers.  Continuous growth has also fueled our ability to constantly develop new technologies and new manufacturing processes that in turn drive the creation of new or better products and services.

Lutron offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and a dynamic and professional work environment.  We also offer continued growth through increased job responsibilities, courses offered through Lutron University, and advancement opportunities.  For more information, view our website at www.lutron.com.  EOE/AA

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