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Sensata Technologies, Inc. Financial Analyst in Botevgrad, Bulgaria

The Financial Planning Analyst is responsible for a variety of aspects including forecasting, budgeting, reporting and analyzing the company’s finance and expenses.


General Responsibilities

  • Perform financial forecasting, reporting, and operational metrics tracking

  • Analyze financial data and create financial models for decision support

  • Report on financial performance and prepare for regular leadership reviews

  • Analyze past results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements

  • Provide analysis of trends and forecasts and recommend actions for optimization

  • Recommend actions by analyzing and interpreting data and making comparative analyses; study proposed changes in methods and materials

  • Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, and tools

  • Analyze the market and identify opportunities for growth and potential risks

Experience / Qualifications

  • A university degree and 4-6 years of experience (i.e. Bachelors degree) or a graduate degree and 2-4 years of experience (i.e. Masters degree) or a higher level degree and 0-2 years of experience (i.e. Doctorate degree)

  • Must be a team player able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing tasks and demands

  • Strong communication skills; oral, written and presentation

  • Strong organization, planning and time management skills to achieve results

  • Strong personal and professional ethical values and integrity

  • Holds self-accountable to achieving goals and standards

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

  • Strong interpersonal & collaboration skills to work effectively with all levels of the organization including suppliers and/or external customers


Job Summary:

A world leader in mission critical sensors and controls designed to make the world cleaner, safer and more efficient is seeking a Financial Analyst or similar (depends on experience) for its operations in Europe based out of Bulgaria. The position reports to the Finance Director of Operations for Sensing Solutions.

The ideal candidate will oversee financial analysis, financial planning and standard cost accounting/analysis.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide the operations leaders with actionable insights and analysis to define, measure and deliver world-class performance and productivity

  • Lead/support the annual standard cost update process ensuring timely & accurate cost rolls while harmonizing local conventions to Sensata global frameworks

  • Support preparation of all presentation materials for the annual operating plan and all forecasting work-streams

  • Partner with GM’s for related planning of resources and expenses, model the optimal cost-benefit scenarios.Develop operating mechanisms to drive performance to established targets.

  • Ensure inventory accuracy and transactional controllership for all material movements across the sites

  • Other duties as assigned.

Candidate Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience as a Financial Analyst or Cost Accountant

  • Profit or cost center experience, site manufacturing experience.

  • Over 3-4 years experience

  • Strong experience with FP&A, strategic planning, standard cost accounting, budgeting, forecasting, capital project management.

  • Proven ability to develop strong business partnerships, operate in a strategic capacity, lead through influence and drive impact in a cross-functional environment

  • Highly effective time management, organization, and prioritization skills

  • Demonstrated ability to execute across several concurrent, high-exposure deliverables

  • Ability to analyze large sets of data to extract key themes to turn them into actionable insights for functional leaders

  • Well-developed written and oral communications skills across all levels of management & executive staff

  • An unwavering commitment to integrity and internal controls is a must

  • Strong proficiency in MS Excel & PowerPoint

  • Working knowledge of Six Sigma & lean principles

  • Properly manage confidential data including, but not limited to, item costs & construction, labor costs and strategic plans

  • Oracle systems experience highly preferred.

  • Fluent in English

  • University Degree in accounting, finance or business.Master’s degree a plus


Smarter Together

  • Collaborating at Sensata means working with some of the world’s most talented people in an enriching environment that is constantly pushing towards the next best thing.

  • Employees work across functions, countries and cultures gaining new perspectives through mutual respect and open communication.

  • As OneSensata, we are working together to make things work together

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We are ready for the next century.

Our vision is to be a world leader in mission-critical sensing and electrical protection while satisfying the world’s growing need for safety, efficiency and a clean environment and being a partner, employer and neighbor of choice. Our sensors are the fundamental building blocks needed for a smart, connected, electrified and, ultimately, autonomous world. Click here to find out more about our Future Focus (

Sensing is what we do.

In fact, our name Sensata comes from the Latin word sensate for ‘those gifted with sense’. Our focus on sensing is also reflected in our logo, which spells Sensata in Braille.

Sensata Technologies is a world leader and early innovator in mission-critical sensors and controls designed to make the world cleaner, safer and more efficient. Mission-critical means products that are essential and difficult to do. You’ll find our 47,000 unique products in many applications anywhere from automotive braking systems to aircraft flight controls.

Sensata devices are in systems that protect people and the environment, so what we do matters. We take pride in knowing our technologies improve safety, efficiency and comfort for millions of people every day.

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