Friday, February 19, 2016

Financial Analyst (# 113243)

Position: Financial Analyst
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

We are looking for a hard-working individual with a positive attitude to contribute to a great Finance team.  In this role, you will be a part of Global Operations Finance team, supporting US & Service Operations activities. Our charter is to understand and influence the business in making the right trade-offs and proactively find efficiencies. The ideal candidate will work closely with multiple levels of a dynamic business and has the opportunity to affect KLA-Tencor’s overall long-term financial performance. The person in this role has the opportunity to drive company-wide projects and initiatives in the areas of reporting, planning and analysis.
  • Support period close processes, preparation of financial packages and reporting
  • Initiate and maintain coverage of relevant business metrics on regular basis
  • Gather, analyze, prepare and summarize recommendations for financial strategic plans from different perspectives and angles to help support business decision
  • Identify and analyze critical issues, risks and opportunities
  • Partner with business teams for systems and business processes improvements
  • Perform various ad hoc analysis including scenario planning
Preferred Qualification:
  • Sense of ownership, urgency, intellectual curiosity, willingness to learn and improve
  • Independent and critical thinker, analytical, fast-learner and excellent eye for detail
  • Excellent problem-solving and strong analytical skills with the ability to get things done
  • Ability to organize and prioritize responsibilities effectively in order to meet deadlines
  • Comfortable working in an ambiguous environment and be flexible with constant change
  • Proficiency with SAP/TM1 is preferred, but experience with other ERP and reporting/forecasting tools will be considered
  • Excel modeling highly recommended
  • Prior experience in operations finance is not required, but a considered to be a plus
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent with at least 2-4 years of experience.

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KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.