Director, Finance - Mexico Operations

Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: San Diego, CA, US

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 50%

Requisition ID: 6888 


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit


Global Functions The Corporate division is the central operating unit of the company; setting strategy and policy and providing business development, finance, human resources, information technology, investor relations and legal support to the businesses. The global Company headquarters is located just outside of Philadelphia in Wayne, PA. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

The successful candidate will be a proven Operations Finance professional, who is both hands-on and strategic thinking and is able to drive fiscal and operational discipline and growth plans for the business. They will create and drive key strategies that move the operations forward, while collaboratively driving operational excellence and financial rigor. They must possess superior finance acumen, a business partner mindset, leadership skills, agility, collaboration, and impactful communications skills.

Principal Responsibilities

•    Partner with the Head of Manufacturing, Mexico to achieve short-term and long-term financial goals. Be a strong finance representative on the regional management team, collaborating with the other team members to achieve our goals and objectives. Achieving the correct balance between investments and returns, working toward a collective vision for the region.
•    Responsible for the development and direction of the regional finance team, ensuring we have strong succession planning and robust development plans in place for all team members. Being a mentor and coach to the finance team, assigning stretch goals where appropriate, and creating an environment in which everyone can thrive. Create a long-term vision for the finance team within the region, identifying weaknesses and building a stronger team for the future.  
•    Oversee the monthly close process for all sites within the region, consolidation of results, and presentation to regional management. Collaborating with the regional team to ensure targets and deadlines are achieved. 
•    Oversee and direct accounting and forecasting activities for the region. This will include the regular forecasting cycle, the annual planning process, the annual strategic plan, as well as any other ad-hoc requests that may arise. 
•    Oversee the financial execution of strategic projects for the region, including footprint consolidation projects where appropriate. Ensure that there is consistency between operational results and project savings, and that accurate projections are shared with the management team. 
•    Oversee other finance transformation projects for the region, as agreed with the global operations finance team lead. 
•    Oversee internal control requirements in all the regional sites.
•    Provide management with timely reviews of the region’s financial status and progress in its various activities and programs.
•    Ensure compliance with all banking and legal directorship requirements across all entities. 
•    Identify and establish a daily, weekly reporting system that tracks key metrics to key stakeholders in the business unit and corporate.
•    Establish and improve processes to ensure financial results are forecasted accurately.
•    Maintain compliance with principles of accepted employee conduct and ethics per Teleflex policy and as specified in departmental policies and procedures.
•    Contribute to the Company culture of being collaborative, respectful, transparent, ethical, efficient, high-achieving, and fun!

Education / Experience Requirements

•    Bachelor’s Degree required, MBA preferred.
•    10+ years of relevant experience; Experience in a similar role within the medical device industry preferred.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    The successful candidate will demonstrate a combination of intellect, technical skills, vision, and collegiality consistent with the culture and momentum of Teleflex while exhibiting the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics.
•    Outstanding interpersonal and leadership skills; Proven track record of leading, inspiring, and building high-performance finance teams.
•    Ability to work successfully with a diverse group of people and be a team player.
•    Must display initiative in anticipating and meeting or exceeding the business demands of senior-level executives. The candidate must thrive in a fast-paced environment with the ability to communicate and present clearly to executive management.
•    Strong business partnering skills and a holistic view of business strategy, processes, and financial objectives.
•    Engage others in open dialogue and adapt their own influence approach to different stakeholders in ways that address their interests or concerns.
•    Delegate responsibilities to team members where appropriate.
•    M&A experience preferred.
•    Experience with financial reporting, forecasting, and analysis across the income statement and balance sheet.
•    Strong analytical skills with a high degree of attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
•    Advanced in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint. 


Teleflex, Inc. is an affirmative action & equal opportunity employer. D/V/M/F. Applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status. If you require accommodation to apply for a position, please contact us at: 262-439-1894.

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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