Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Sr. Financial Analyst (# 115299)

Title: Sr. Financial Analyst
Location: Milpitas, CA
Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
The Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis team provides direct support to KLA-Tencor executives and business leaders by managing processes such as strategic planning and forecasting, and by providing routine and ad-hoc reporting and analytics to drive business decision-making.

We are looking for a well-rounded finance professional with excellent communication and coordination skills to support the Company’s Global Customer Organization (“GCO”).  In this role, you will be responsible for forecasting, reporting, and analytics to support decision making by senior management.  This role will provide a unique opportunity to be involved in current business events with routine access to executive management.  You will also have opportunity to determine and champion improvements to the organization.
  • Manage all aspects of GCO North America and HQ financial requirements including:
  • Quarter-end close (journal entries, corporate and business partner reporting, balance sheet reviews);
  • Monthly, quarterly, annual budgeting and forecasting, working with business partners to align on business plan, financial targets and drive cost efficiencies;
  • Intersegment charge management;
  • Capital evaluation: familiarity with capital investment projects and impact on SG&A costs
  • Other reporting and analysis
  • Provide worldwide financial planning and analysis support to the SVP of Sales
  • Coordinate and communicate with regional controllers for timely submission of forecasts and strategic plans; provide standardized financial reporting
  • Prepare the worldwide GCO executive package including financial commentary and trend analysis
  • Attend and contribute to VP of Sales staff meeting
  • Perform trend and variance analysis to identify risk and opportunities
  • Pursue process improvements for streamlined efficiencies and better visibility
  • Support Corporate Controller and divisional controllers as liaison to regional finance.
  • Support various Corporate FP&A requirements as needed, such as routine and ad-hoc reporting packages for senior management and other trends and metrics analyses

Preferred Qualification:
  • Bachelors Level Degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting, or related field
  • At least 5 years of progressive experience in financial planning in a public company
  • Experience in managing cost efficiencies in a high-tech environment and business partnering to drive down costs
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong financial analytical skills
  • Result-driven and able to work independently and proactively
  • Attention to detail, quality of work
  • Strong ability to partner and build relationships with internal clients
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, meet deadlines, perform under time pressure
  • Advocate and implement process improvements
  • Team player with a positive attitude and strong sense of ownership
  • Proficient in SAP/TM1 or comparable ERP systems

Minimum Qualifications:
Master's Level Degree with at least 4 years of experience
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 5 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.