Director, Financial Accounting

Director, Financial Accounting

Penang Malaysia
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Job Description :
Micron’s vision is to transform how the world uses information to enrich life for all.​Join an inclusive team focused on one thing: using our expertise in the relentless pursuit of innovation for customers and partners. The solutions we create help make everything from virtual reality experiences to breakthroughs in neural networks possible. We do it all while committing to integrity, sustainability, and giving back to our communities. Because doing so can spark the very innovation we are pursuing.
Job Title: Director, Financial Accounting
This a challenging role in a fast paced, multinational environment. We are seeking a leader with a broad range of finance experience who can grow and develop corporate and international finance functions at Micron in Penang. This opportunity has arisen due to a relocation of the activities performed by an existing finance team based in Glasgow to Micron’s office in Penang, with further expansion of additional roles to follow.
Reporting to the Corporate Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer, the main responsibilities of this role will include:
  • Direct the planning, organization, operations and administration of in-scope corporate and international accounting functions with a vision to establish a center of excellence.
  • Benchmark processes against best in class entities and drive process improvement.
  • Transition the accounting currently done in Scotland by building a team, documenting standard processes and planning the transition.
  • Oversee the transition of additional accounting roles filled in Penang and integrate into the team structure.
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate monthly close processes for various EMEA entities in accordance with US GAAP while ensuring proper maintenance of statutory financials.
  • Ensure effective internal controls are in place and compliance with GAAP and applicable international and local regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting.
  • Ensure SOX compliance by adhering to internal control requirements, maintaining updated documentation and providing recommendations, as appropriate.
  • Provide support to tax department in completion of CIT and VAT returns.

Key Skills/Competencies:
  • Strong team-player with experience working in a dynamic organization and demonstrated ability to build bridges between stakeholders
  • Superior analytical skills, understanding of data privacy, deep understanding of business principles and practices
  • Ability to build and leverage internal networks
  • Ability to manage change sensitively and in a collaborative manner
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to attract, develop and retain outstanding talent
  • Continuously drive continuous efficiency and quality improvements
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, IFRS and local country accounting standards.
  • Proven track record of team development, process efficiency and innovating finance workloads.
  • Experience building and expanding a center of excellence is highly preferred.
  • SAP experience, including ability to drive efficiencies through automation.
  • Ability to succinctly explain financial matters to non-finance personnel.
  • Contribute to the global execution of key Global strategic initiatives & projects.
  • Demonstrate and maintain a positive customer service focus to both internal and external customers. Responsible for coordination of team deliverables for audits (internal and external).
  • Needs to be able to think strategically to pre-empt/adapt to a dynamic market

About Micron Technology, Inc.
We are an industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions. Through our global brands – Micron® and Crucial® – our broad portfolio of high-performance memory and storage technologies, including DRAM, NAND, 3D XPoint™ memory and NOR, is transforming how the world uses information to enrich life. Backed by more than 40 years of technology leadership, our memory and storage solutions enable disruptive trends, including artificial intelligence, 5G, machine learning and autonomous vehicles, in key market segments like mobile, data center, client, consumer, industrial, graphics, automotive, and networking. Our common stock is traded on the Nasdaq under the MU symbol. To learn more visit
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.
Micron prohibits the use of child labor and complies with all applicable laws, rules, regulations and other international and industry labor standards.
Micron does not charge candidates any recruitment fees or unlawfully collect any other payment from candidates as consideration for their employment with Micron.
For US Sites Only: To request assistance with the application process and/or for reasonable accommodations, please contact Micron’s Human Resources Department at 1-800-336-8918 or 208-368-4748 and/or by completing our
Keywords: Penang || Pulau Pinang (MY-07) || Malaysia (MY) || SGA || Experienced || Regular || Accounting/Finance || #LI-KT1 ||Tier 5||

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