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Financial Analyst 3

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000040828


Financial Analyst 3

Location: India, Bangalore
Req ID: JR-0000040828

Western Digital®
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Key Responsibilities:
Provide the day-to-day support on the creation and maintenance of departmental headcount, contingent workforce, spending and capital budgets.
Track & maintain departmental budgets, provide data inputs to accounting for accruals.  Conduct all budget-related close activities and analysis including site cost, prepare the required close and review packages (monthly / quarterly / annual / multi-year) for reviews.
Provide insightful variance, run rate and benchmarking spend vs. plan analysis and reports for Engineering and Financial management.  Generate MIS reports to management and support any statutory filing requirement.
Approve SCs and P.O.s and partner with Accounting to ensure correct accounting treatment of transactional activities
Support implementation and provide on-going financial support for Clarity based planning and budgeting.
Support internal and external audits in explaining and supporting with documents process of budgeting and accruals.
Support financial initiatives to make continuous improvement as needed.
Provide Ad-hoc analyses as needed.

Skills & Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance, MBA and CPA highly desirable (not required).
5+ years of related experience in a high-tech environment.
Analytical orientation with very high attention to detail.
Excellent analytical and financial modeling skills with close attention to detail and accuracy. 
Experience with Clarity, SAP, BI/BO highly desirable.
Well-developed interpersonal skills in order to interact with finance peers and management across various regions and countries.
Strong communication (written/verbal) skills.
Ideally the candidate has some experience in semiconductor industry supporting R&D opex.

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