Sr. Manager Finance

BU Finance

Posted on 5/1/2024

Western Digital

Western Digital

10,001+ employees

Provides high-performance data storage solutions

Data & Analytics


San Jose, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Mathematics/Statistics, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management or related subject area with 7+ years of work experience
  • Ability to take divergent sources of data, break it down to concise messaging, and provide a comprehensive picture to help management make decisions
  • High level of business acumen
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to close issues
  • Hard worker, who can anticipate, prioritize and adjust quickly
  • Strong analytical and process improvement skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation, and leadership skills
  • Understanding of systems and the ability to provide dashboard reporting
  • Excellent cross functional process management and collaboration skills
  • Expert Excel, modelling, and PPT skills
  • Serve as the primary operational contact for the Business Unit and Corp Finance for the forecast process
  • Coordinate and lead review sessions with BU and Finance groups to finalize financial projected volumes, Rev$, GP$, and GM%
  • Weekly tracking of key metrics with adjustments to the current quarter outlook
  • Identification of risks and opportunities related to supply constraints and/or demand strength, with risk mitigation
  • Measure and report forecast accuracy to drive model improvements
  • Collaborate with peers, Business Unit Teams, and Accounting on alignment for quarter-end plan attainment, and oversee the quarter close process
  • Maintain reports and present to Management and cross functional teams
  • Ongoing detailed analysis of customer and product performance and trends
  • Review and provide feedback on pricing strategies and margin enhancement
  • Develop and maintain integrated tools and reports to improve and automate processes
  • Manage, lead, and develop two analysts
  • Ad hoc requests as assigned

Western Digital specializes in high-performance data storage solutions, offering SSDs, HDDs, USB drives, and memory cards designed to power current technology and drive future innovations.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Jose, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Paid sick leave & vacation time

Medical/dental/vision insurance

Life, accident, & disability insurance

Tax-advantaged flexible spending and health savings accounts

Employee assistance program

Tuition reimbursement

Employee stock purchase plan

Western Digital Savings 401(k) Plan