**Applied Materials Financial Cost / Inventory Analyst**
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 Equipment Products Group (EPG) Financial Analyst will be responsible product costing and inventory analysis for the equipment business within EPG. The analyst will provide support for quarterly financial cycles and be a key business partner to operational counterparts to enable better decision making by providing ad hoc analytics.
Completes detailed analysis and commentary for finance and non finance executives
Develops complex modeling in support of strategic plans, business sizing and performance mgmt.
Performs required activities and analysis to complete close, flash or commit with minimal oversight on recurring tasks
Interacts and presents analytical findings to various stakeholders. At times, may act as a direct business partner with non finance mgmt.
Key participant or lead for system integration or process improvement initiatives
+ Demonstrates conceptual and practical expertise in own discipline and basic knowledge of related disciplines
+ Has knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market
+ Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may lead small projects with manageable risks and resource requirements
+ Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions; exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information
+ Impacts a range of customer, operational, project or service activities within own team and other related teams; works within broad guidelines and policies
+ Explains difficult or sensitive information; works to build consensus
**Years of Experience:**
2 - 4 Years
Yes, 10% of the Time
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