Senior Finance Controller - US Sourcing and Supply Chain


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Wilton - CT, US





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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00255506-187

Introduction to the job

We are hiring a Business Controller who will contribute to our further growth ambitions over the next decade. Do you want to be part of progress? Do you want to work in a dynamic international environment? Are you enthusiastic about enabling effective business decision-making at the heart of ASML’s complex high-tech environment, to further drive the success of ASML?

ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines critical to the production of integrated circuits or “chips” powering the most advanced datacenters, your PC as well as your brand-new mobile phone. ASML's corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, The Netherlands. Technology development centers and training and application facilities are located in Asia, Europe and the United States. The Wilton Connecticut site hosts research and development as well as manufacturing facilities supporting Deep Ultraviolet (DUV), Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV), and the Applications Business. The Development and Engineering (D&E) and resulting Manufacturing Operations in Wilton are an integral part of ASML’s global supply chain owning the development and production of several of the modules that go into the world’s most cutting-edge machines.

This position reports to the Director of Finance in Wilton and is responsible for the Business Control Sourcing function supporting Wilton and all other US locations, with dotted-line reporting to the Team Lead Business Insights & Control Product Delivery Sourcing & Supply Chain in Veldhoven.

Role and responsibilities

Business Control Sourcing within the Business Insights & Control (BI&C) department is responsible for identifying and developing financial data models that generate business insights and support decision making, by using a combination of cross-sector data sources and applying leading analytics tools and technologies in order to increase business value in the area of Sourcing & Supply Chain. Are you both analytical and creative? Do you like the challenge of combining data and analytics into business insights and driving quality decision making to address ASML’s opportunities and challenges? We invite you to read the Role & Responsibilities below and let us know you are the person we are looking for!

As Business Controller Sourcing Region US you act as a strong business partner within the US Sourcing Team. You will provide transparent information to enable and drive effective decision making in achieving our strategic objectives. Part of the Finance 2025 vision of ASML is to transition in the next couple of years from forecasting and budgeting based on historical trend information and run rates, towards predictive modelling that support the budgeting and forecasting processes. We need your help to deliver on this transition.

The role is part of a highly driven global team, working together with different parts of the finance organization as well as with counterparts in the business environment of ASML. You will be exposed to several senior management layers in the organization.

Together with the team you are responsible for:

  • Partnering with and driving the business in Deal Structuring Analysis and Category Strategies to achieve their short and long-term objectives.
  • Enabling high-quality decision making through aggregating, analyzing, and synthesizing data from multiple sources.
  • Driving optimization and improvement of processes and policies, standardization of worldwide reporting and insight-driven analyses to satisfy the need for management information.
  • Aligning with the Business Lines and cross-sector stakeholders in Wilton and Veldhoven, being the bridge builder among sectors and business lines, with independent (finance) view on what is best for the company as a whole.
  • Identifying (business and financial) risks and opportunities and ensuring multidisciplinary input & views while guiding Sourcing in vendor management and supplier risk management.
  • Management reporting & analysis.
  • Driving the Sourcing community in cost down initiatives by participating in business improvement projects and validating business cases.
  • Reviewing Supplier contracts and validating purchase requisitions.

Education and experience

  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Finance or Accounting, MBA, preferred.
  • You have > 8 years relevant experience in Finance roles, including at least 5 years in Finance Business Partnering as part of a Management Team, in large-size international industrial companies, preferably in complex technology businesses.
  • Track record in financial and business control at business unit, divisional or group level.


  • Result oriented, team player, with excellent analytical skills and an interest in data science, critical thinking, proactive and communicative personality who can connect with all layers in a demanding and highly technology driven organization.
  • Multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural understanding.
  • Ability to influence without power.
  • Has integrity and is compliance-minded.
  • Strategic thinking and business acumen skills.
  • Creative in managing a large and diverse range of stakeholders.
  • Hands on, team player, enjoys working in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment with the ability to work independently.
  • Strong relationship building skills.
  • Self-driven and ambitious.
  • Getting things done in a large organization.
  • Takes ownership of issues from start to completion.
  • Able to provide an unbiased view on business priorities.
  • Observe the wishes and needs of the customer, anticipate on them and then act accordingly.

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

The job is part of the ASML finance organization, within the Business Insights & Control Product Delivery Sourcing & Supply Chain team. The Business Controller Sourcing Region US interacts with various departments in and outside of finance. The main interfaces of the Business Controller Sourcing Region US are the Director of Finance in Wilton and his direct reports, VP Sourcing & Supply Chain, other Finance Business Partners and the supporting Business Insight & Control and Accounting teams.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Responsibilities include periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for product technical support and special support projects.
  • Work may include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment & modules.
  • Position will require technical work activity in a clean-room production environment and/or laboratory setting.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Occasionally may be exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases (fluorine).
  • Must be able to work in small, confined spaces.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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