Agilent Technologies, Inc. Finance Analyst in Bayan Lepas, Malaysia


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This is a business analyst role within Worldwide Cost Accounting hub operation based in Penang. You will join a dynamic team and expected to use both technical and analytical skills to provide financial processes support to business partners from various organizations worldwide.

  • Review and update inventory-related process documents in Knowledge Portal and department web portal for consistency and compliance with US GAAP and SOX requirements.

  • Prepare / Review/ Interpret analysis/reports on inventory fluctuations and inventory-related variances for Agilent Businesses and perform investigations and provide business solutions where necessary.

  • Manage / Monitor cost accounting helpdesk for inventory-related operations, and participate in ad-hoc work tasks or projects on issue resolution.

  • Provide support for Corporate and other worldwide initiatives concerning inventory and inventory-related automation programs or ERP upgrades.

  • Participate / Support internal, external and SOX process audits, walk-through and / or reviews.

  • Bachelor degree majoring in Accounting/Finance/Economics/Business Administration; OR Professional accountancy Qualification (ACCA/CIMA/CPA).

  • Good command of the English language (written and verbal).

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially MS Excel, MS Access and MS Powerpoint).

  • Working knowledge of SAP would be an added advantage.

  • At least 3 years of relevant work experience in an MNC environment, or an international accounting firm.

Date Posted: 16/Apr/18

Requisition: 2076645

Job Title: Finance Analyst

Business: Global Infrastructure

Job Category: Finance

Job Sub-Category: Finance

Region: Asia Pacific

Country or Area: Malaysia

State/Province: Pulau Pinang

Town/City: Bayan Lepas

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: Occasional

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: Malaysia

HR Town/City Location: Bayan Lepas