Applied Materials PPC and MMS Site Controller - (M5) in Kalispell, Montana
PPC and MMS Business Controller
Applied Materials’ technologies help make innovations like smartphones, flat screen TVs and solar panels more affordable and accessible to consumers and businesses around the world. We are actively recruiting for a Business Controller to join our world class Finance Team in Kalispell Montana.
The PPC/MMS (Packaging Plating Cleans & Montana Manufacturing Services) business unit is a key driver of Applied Material’s growth strategy and is a key element in its strategic position in the semiconductor equipment market.
The PPC/MMS Business Controller will serve as the Business Unit CFO and actively manage Profit and Loss (P&L), Cash Flow, and Balance sheet accounts. The role involves all aspects of financial leadership – FP&A, accounting, internal controls, inorganic growth, facilities, manufacturing finance, operating expenses, portfolio analysis, and new product development finance. The position plays a key role in driving profitability of existing and new products and delivering financial results for the business unit and corporation.
- As a key member of the BU General Manager’s team, the BU CFO will be involved in all aspects of the business: full P&L and Balance Sheet ownership.
- On-site finance leader providing manufacturing support for two growing businesses, PPC and MMS, managing a finance team responsible for:
Partnering with the operations team to develop manufacturing and supply chain strategies.
Cost accounting including tool costing, labor costs, and manufacturing expenses
Manufacturing Spend/Capex/Variance Analysis
- Deliver financial forecasts and metrics vs. goals for the PPC and MMS business units, aligning bookings, revenue, cost of goods sold, and operating expenses across the business unit.
- Present financial results, forecasts, and strategic plans to senior leadership
Financial support for the BU GM and key operating business partners including:
Analysis of commercial deals to maximize value capture for the BU.
Ensure R&D portfolio planning is aligned with long-term strategic growth plans. Provide framework and partner with BU GM to prioritize investments based on ROI metrics.
New product financial analyses including spending to targets, gross margin roadmaps, and progress to financial goals.
Support business partners, driving headcount, spending, and capital expenses to goals.
Financial modeling and consulting on inorganic growth opportunities.
Preparation and analyses of annual long-term, strategic financial goals aligned with business roadmaps.
Lead quarterly financial close and forecast activities, including adherence to ASC606 revenue recognition, reserve adequacy, and build plan forecasting
- Requires technical understanding of cost accounting systems, willingness to perform tactical activities in support of departmental and organizational goals, attention to detail, excellent verbal and written skills, and ability to multi-task in a dynamic work environment.
Proven competencies in communications, presentations, financial analysis and related decision-making, problem solving, etc.
Excellent interpersonal skills, teaming skills, and customer relationship skills
Strong Accounting/Finance skills and curiosity in the high tech business environment
Demonstrated PC skills, knowledge of software packages, and expertise using Excel
Solid influencing and partnering skills and working in
Strong desire to learn and grow your career within the organization
7 - 10 Years of Experience
Ticker: Nasdaq: AMAT
Fiscal 2020 Revenue: $17.2 billion
Fiscal 2020 R&D: $2.2 billion
Founded: November 10, 1967
Headquarters: Santa Clara, California
Global Presence: 93 locations in 17 countries
Manufacturing: China, Germany, Israel, Italy, Singapore, Taiwan, United States
Employees: 24,000 worldwide
Patents: 14,300 issued
Years of Experience:
7 - 10 Years
Yes, 10% of the Time
Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Applied Materials 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.