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Accounting, Auditing & Finance
JR-0000057154 Requisition #

Western Digital®


The next big thing in data is you!

The Accounting Operations team seeks an experienced and highly motivated senior accountant who is detail-oriented, self-motivated, team player with a strong sense of urgency. A qualified candidate will also have excellent communication and critical-thinking skills, and the ability to work cross-functionally with various levels of personnel within the organization.

  • Prepare journal entries and account analysis for payroll/ compensation and benefits and general ledger accounting.
  • Prepare and perform general account reconciliations and analysis related to payroll/ compensation and benefits and general ledger accounts.
  • Prepare monthly reporting schedules, providing commentary and noting flux changes from prior periods.
  • Work closely with cross functional teams such as Payroll/Financial planning/SEC Reporting/HR/Stock Admin and prepare journal entries with respect to accounting for payroll/ compensation and benefits and general ledger.
  • Participating in business transformation projects to streamline and drive financial close processes improvements
  • Participating in our ERP implementation project in terms of converting account balances and associated record to report processes to our Oracle Fusion (Cloud) ERP tool
  • Play an active role in implementation and harmonization of corporate accounting processes for payroll/ compensation and benefits and general ledger areas.
  • Support the Sarbanes-Oxley documentation and testing for key balance sheet and income statement
  • Proactively identify issues and assist in optimizing systems, upgrades and automation of accounting processes.
  • Assist with quarterly reviews and annual audits conducted by external auditors
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar degree
  • A minimum of 5+ years of relevant experience including experience working in industry and familiarity with areas of consolidation, intercompany transactions, account reconciliations, multi-currency consolidations, and financial reporting
  • Public accounting / audit experience with a CPA certificate preferred
  • Experience with SAP and Oracle systems preferred
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is a must
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Self-motivated and self-directed, however, must have demonstrated ability to work well with people. Desire to work as a team member. Both the same team and outside of the team.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Willingness to tackle and troubleshoot problems and with the ability to work in a fast paced and limited resource environment.
  • Strong communication skills including working with international teams, and able to handle internal and external audit teams.



The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.

We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.

The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.


But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It’s You & Us. Together, we’re the next big thing in data.


Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.

Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person’s gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.

Federal and state laws require employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.  Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job.  Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. If you need any accommodation or assistance with our career site, please contact us at staffingsupport@wdc.com.

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