Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Senior Financial Analyst (# 113253)

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

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Wafer Inspection Division (WIN) is the world leader in the design and manufacture of advanced optical inspection tools for inline monitoring of process defects in advanced semiconductor factories.

We are looking for a well-rounded individual with excellent data analysis and problem solving skills to be a key contributor in a dynamic business environment. In this role, you will be responsible for the Gross Margins and Cost of Service, FP and A process, consolidating forecast and planning activities and also handling the associated accounting and quarterly-end close activities. You will work closely with multiple business parties and internal clients, and have a large impact on divisional and company financial performance. You should have working knowledge on major P and L and B/S components, and be able to apply the accounting policies & financial principles to day-to-day financial activities. You are also expected to deliver quality forecast and analytical work, and perform deep dives into the underlying assumptions and quantitative details of all analysis. You will gain valuable experience in this position, which offers significant responsibility and interaction with senior management.
  • Partner with finance teams in Singapore and Germany to perform financial forecast of Gross Margins and Cost of Service expenses
  • Develop tools to identify risks and opportunities in the forecast, monitor the quarter-to-date actual results against plan and forecast
  • Contribute to quarterly inventory  EandO  review
  • Perform and review quarterly reconciliation of manual inventory and retrofit reserve accounts
  • Take full ownership of Division Gross Margin forecast , partner with various business owners to understand the manufacturing expense  and the associated financial impact, key drivers and issues of the business, achieve tight alignment among various business parties and drive the business and financial targets
  • Handle month-end and quarter-end close process, meet regular corporate deliverables
  • Assist in strategic planning activities
  • Prepare routine financial reports and quarterly executive review reports, perform ad hoc analysis
Preferred Qualification:
  • Team player with a positive attitude and strong sense of ownership
  • Solid accounting knowledge and ability to apply the accounting principles to analytical work
  • Advanced Excel skill and data-mining skills
  • Strong financial analytical and modeling skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines, perform under time pressure, cope with the fast-pace environment, prioritize and multi-task
  • Attention to details & quality of work, motivated to learn new knowledge, ready to attack complex problem
  • Strong ability to partner and build relationships with internal clients, and solve problems  independently and proactively
Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 4 years of experience.
Master's Level Degree with at least 3 years of experience.

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