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Forecast Analyst, Portfolio Operations

Location: Irvine, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000041406

Description

Western Digital
 

We deliver the possibilities of data.  YOU define what’s possible.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manages the short-term and medium-range financial forecasting process.
  • Reviews market data, internal forecasts and industry trends to drive accurate forecasts.
  • Reviews forecast accuracy vs actuals and suggests optimization options.
  • Works collaboratively with other departments to drive process improvements to refine future modeling.
  • The ideal candidate has a passion for detailed planning, has strong process and organization skills and thrives in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • BA/BS: Finance, business, economics, marketing, sales/marketing operations, supply planning or related field
  • 2-5+ years relevant experience as an analyst
  • Sales forecasting experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills required; visual analytics and database tools experience a plus
  • Technology market background preferred
  • Strong analytics skills with the ability to synthesize data from many sources and develop recommendations
  • Critical thinker: Ability to analyze data and be able to identify the key trends.
  • Responsible, reliable, organized and accurate -- stands behind their work and meets deadlines
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.
 
ABOUT WESTERN DIGITAL
 

Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.  Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess. 

 

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Western Digital does not unlawfully discriminate and complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster: Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law.

 

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