Thursday, March 16, 2017

Sr. Financial Analyst – FaST – Fixed Costs (# 115316)

Position: Sr. Financial Analyst – FaST – Fixed Costs
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
We're looking for a hard working individual with a positive attitude to contribute to a great Finance team. In this role you are responsible for managing a >$100M annual spending budget. Our charter is to understand and influence the business in making the right trade-offs and pro-actively find efficiencies. The ideal candidate will work closely with multiple levels of a dynamic business unit and has the opportunity to affect KLA-Tencor's overall long term financial performance. This role offers significant exposure to senior managers and has the opportunity to drive division-wide projects and initiatives in the areas of reporting, planning and analysis.

Support FaST Finance with the following responsibilities:
  • Forecasting – Support the Engineering leadership team and their staff  in planning, forecasting, and analyzing Division Fixed Expenses. Responsible for monthly snapshot and annual strategic planning.
  • Quarter End Close – responsible for quarterly close including expense reconciliation, accruals, balance sheet review, and analyzing actual results with comparison to forecast.
  • Project Management – critical member of new product introduction team, work closely with division Engineering, Marketing, and Sales teams on developing program budgets, testing reasonableness of revenue and development cost projection.
  • Consolidation and Reporting – build and maintain standardized monthly and quarterly management reports for product group leadership team.
  • Ad hoc analysis - Analyze data from different perspectives and angles to help support business decisions.

Preferred Qualification:
  • Bachelors Level Degree in Finance or Accounting
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of progressive experience in financial planning in a public company
  • Experience in managing operating expense in a high-tech environment and business partnering to drive down costs
  • Strong financial analytical and modeling skills
  • Result-driven, self-motivated, and able to work independently and proactively
  • Has the ability to create, multi-task, and be flexible to multiple requests in a time sensitive manner.
  • Independent and critical thinker, analytical, fast learner, and excellent eye for detail
  • Process improvement mentality and ability to implement process improvement
  • Ability to adapt to changes within a fast-paced work environment
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • 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 3 years of experience
Bachelor's Level Degree with at least 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.