Finance Cost Analyst

Finance Cost Analyst

Job Description:

Hewlett Packard Enterprise creates new possibilities for technology to have a meaningful impact on people, businesses, governments and society. HPE brings together a portfolio that spans software, services and IT infrastructure to serve more than 1 billion customers in over 170 countries on six continents. HPE invents, engineers, and delivers technology solutions that drive business value, create social value, and improve the lives of our clients.

Learning does not only happen through training. Relationships are among the most powerful ways for people to learn and grow, and this is part of our HPE culture. In addition to working alongside talented colleagues, you will have many opportunities to learn through coaching and stretch assignment opportunities. You'll be guided by feedback and support to accelerate your learning and maximize your knowledge. We also have a "reverse mentoring" program which allows us to share our knowledge and strengths across our multi-generation workforce.

The Finance team at HPE provides world class decision support driving profitable growth and exceptional shareholder value through our commitment to operational excellence, people development, and innovation. We provide accurate and timely financial information meeting the company's regulatory and fiduciary responsibilities with unwavering integrity.

In the Finance division, our reporting and controlling teams are working on tasks like asset management, financial integration of mergers and acquisitions, as well as USGAAP-reporting. Our objective is to display all business activities in a financially correct and transparent manner.

Job Descriptions

  • Account receivable management and escalations
  • Account payable management and escalations
  • Month-end closing activities including JV processing & BW reporting and analyzing factory variances results
  • Lead in monthly team meeting with Buyers & Contract Manufacturers
  • Act as Finance advisory on manual invoicing and credit notes and assess the impact & implication of the transactions
  • Act as main Finance support on any BuySell project initiatives to evaluate the impact to current and future processes
  • Actively participate in driving global process improvements initiatives
  • Provides standard to moderately complex financial support that is either transactional or analytical for a financial function or a business
  • Handles moderately complex business issues on a routine basis
  • Conduct Internal SOX audit on BuySell processes
  • Liaise with external auditors on BuySell processes to provide the necessary documentation
  • Act as reviewer for accounts reconciliation
  • Preparing analysis and submitting for Balance Sheet Review to the Regional Controllership organization, EFR and Audit teams
  • Work with the global strategic sourcing team and vendors in China and Taiwan

About the candidate


Education and Experience Required:

  • First level university degree with a focus in Accounting, Business, Economics or related disciplines; and/or equivalent Professional Qualifications e.g. CIMA, ACCA, CPA, MICPA
  • Typically 5+ years of experience as a financial/costing analyst
  • Must have management accounting, factory accounting or manufacturing costing experience
  • Experience working in Supply Chain/Manufacturing industry is highly preferred
  • Good Mandarin language skills (verbal and written) as the role requires close working partnership with China and Taiwan

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Excellent understanding of accounting principles and financial analysis, with advanced knowledge in one area
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent business application skills (e.g., Microsoft Excel)
  • Knowledge in SAP will be an added value
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Superior teamwork skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • Good project management skills

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:

Partnership first: We believe in the power of collaboration - building long term relationships with our customers, our partners and each other

Bias for action: We never sit still - we take advantage of every opportunity

Innovators at heart: We are driven to innovate - creating both practical and breakthrough advancements

What do we offer?

Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.

If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Apply now below, or directly via our Careers Portal at

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