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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Senior Acct
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  • Expiry Date: 17 July 2022
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2166883_1655424285

Job Number: 2166883

Senior Corporate Accounting Analyst

Santa Clara, CA (Hybrid)

The Opportunity

As a key member of the Corporate Accounting team, the Senior Technical Accountant will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment building relationships within the corporate accounting team in the U.S. and worldwide, and with the larger organization (e.g. Treasury, Tax, FP&A, SEC Reporting, Internal Audit, etc.). The Senior Technical Accountant will be responsible for leading the monthly worldwide close and consolidation, including ensuring corporate accounting is technically accurate and complete, ensuring worldwide consolidations are prepared accurately and timely, providing technical guidance, and ensuring complex accounting transactions are recorded accurately and timely in the general ledger in accordance with US GAAP.

This is an exciting role with vast educational opportunities. It has a good mix of technical accounting and operational accounting exposure, and provides great experience working directly with the senior leadership team (Controller, CAO, CFO).

Job Responsibilities:

· Responsible for leading the monthly corporate worldwide financial close activities, including technical accounting and operations related journal entries and account reconciliations. Prepare journal entries related to significant higher risk accounts.

· Assess technical accounting issues for appropriate financial treatment in the global financial statements.

· Ensure worldwide consolidations are prepared accurately and timely.

· Ensure appropriate functional currency determinations and worldwide FX questions are resolved in partnership with Treasury and Tax.

· Prepare financial reporting information for monthly results review meeting with the CFO and CEO.

· Responsible for SOX compliance activities, including executing internal controls.

· Prepare or supervise the preparation of various financial analyses.

· Develop and maintain excellent positive working relationship with the external auditors.


· Accounting degree.

· CPA preferred.

· 3-7 years of accounting experience, with a minimum 3 years Big 4 public accounting base.

· Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

· Semiconductor experience a plus.

· A team player who is an effective oral and written communicator.

· Written analyses and presentations are clear, concise, and reflect polish and precision.

· A go-getter with a positive can-do attitude, sense of humor, and a roll-up-my-sleeves mentality: no ivory tower candidates need apply.

· Possess energy and passion for your work and a genuine interest in accounting.

· Your ultimate priority is to help ensure that the organization has accurate and timely accounting and financial reporting.

· Accurate, thorough, with strong attention to detail and a strong sense of ownership. Someone who consistently goes the extra mile.

· A problem solver who is collaborative, proactive, responsive, and reliable.

· Agility to change and think on your feet.

· Creative person with strong interpersonal skills and ability to contribute to our culture.

· Takes a customer service oriented approach.

· Strong organizational skills.


About Nelson:

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