Applied Materials Global Financial Services Spending Analyst - (B3) in Austin, Texas

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.

Job Description

Requires in-depth knowledge and experience. Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or services. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions. Works independently, receives minimal guidance

The Logistics Spending Analyst will be responsible forecasting and reporting of Logistics related spend for both Worldwide Operations and AGS. The analyst will provide support for quarterly financial cycles. T he analyst will be responsible for both cost center spending and capital spend within their respective groups. The analyst will also be a key partner to operational counterparts and internal financial business managers to enable better decision making through ad hoc analytics.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead contributor/consolidator to key financial forecast/close cycles, including ownership of task accuracy and data integrity

  • Lead process changes and follow thru with implementation/ Work stream owner to support local/regional finance initiatives

  • Provide Logistics spend trend analysis

  • Responsible for Logistics forecast and actual reporting during key financial cycles

  • Fixed asset review and analysis

  • Capital budgeting and CIP management

  • Balance Sheet reconciliation and consolidations

  • Partner with business management and operational team to align analysis and forecasts and influence outcomes

  • Ad Hoc projects as needed

Qualifications & Preferences

  • Ability to multi-task in a complex and demanding environment. Must be able to handle day to day activities as well as work on multiple projects

  • Proven competencies in financial analysis, communication and working cross-functionally with various levels of management to drive results.

  • Self-starter: able to maintain financial cycle deliverables identify change and drive items to closure with minimal management oversight.

  • Experience with financial modeling, with proficiency in using Excel or other financial tools such as SAP and Hyperion

  • Previous Logistics Spending experience a plus

  • Experience with Semiconductor Equipment or Components Manufacturing is desired but not required



  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 4 - 7 Years of Experience

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

Primary Location: Texas-TX,Austin

Job Title: Global Financial Services Spending Analyst - (B3)

Job: Finance

Requisition ID: 1806578

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Posting Type: Internal / External

Relocation Package: No Relocation