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Senior Cost Analyst, World-Wide Operations

Job Description

Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT) is the global leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. At Applied Materials, our innovations make possible the technology shaping the future


Our finance team is actively recruiting for a Senior Analyst who will focus on cost and gross margin. This role supports the World-Wide Operations team with various activities including system and module costing, variance analysis, WIP reconciliations and gross margin reporting for a business unit.  This is a great way to learn to the operations of one of the World's Leading Semiconductor Manufacturer. The right candidate will have a blend of finance and accounting skills; experience with cost and gross margin analysis are a plus.


Responsibilities



  • Perform analysis on built material costs to ensure correct valuation to finalize bill of materials

  • Support Costing team on work order variance analysis & bridge activities

  • Perform various WIP Recons

  • Provide group support on consolidated Inventory Details

  • Provide group support of S1 gross margin reporting

  • Support analysis of material overhead burden credits & appropriate accounting.

  • Support Group Lead in performing Ad Hoc or Process Efficiency related projects

  • Consolidate team input to inventory & variance team for standard revaluation cost impacts & Inventory outflow model inputs

  • Complete and deliver built MCOS analysis to WWO team

  • Provide analysis on MCOS build by location schedules 


Job Specific Knowledge



  • Accounting and financial knowledge are required

  • Advanced knowledge of systems capabilities and overall business processes


Skills



  • Knowledge of ERP systems such as Oracle or SAP preferred

  • Basic negotiations skills (timelines, resources)


Education



  • B.S. level degree or equivalent in related discipline

  • 4 years of experience in Finance and or Accounting


Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.



Company Description
Applied Materials Inc. is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world. Our expertise in modifying materials at atomic levels and on an industrial scale enables customers to transform possibilities into reality. At Applied Materials, our innovations make possible the technology shaping the future.



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