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Title:  Sr. Controller

Company:  Renesas Electronics America Inc.
Country:  US
State:  CA
City:  Milpitas
Business Unit:  Corporate Planning Unit
Office:  Milpitas
Job Function:  Finance & Accounting
Job Type:  Permanent

Renesas Electronics Americas (REA) is a dynamic, multi-cultural tech company where employees can learn, mentor and thrive. REA brings together the strong financial foundation of a multi-billion dollar global operation and the flexibility and velocity of a smaller organization. We are developing technologies for the latest advances in mobile computing, secured connected devices, autonomous driving, smart homes and factories and more. Our solutions are at the heart of products developed by the major innovators around the world. Join us and be part of what’s next in electronics.


Renesas is seeking a highly motivated professional with exceptional analytical skills to join us as a Sr Finance Controller. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, experienced, and highly analytical individual. This individual will partner with a business unit and analyze and report financial and operational results, monitor performance, and assist with the financial planning and forecasting processes.



  • Active involvement in division’s forecasting and budgeting, including headcount and capital planning
  • Provide business partnership support to division head, and create Product Line P&Ls
  • Develop detailed financial forecasts incorporating historic, trended and current business information
  • Review and provide business support on new product development financials
  • Participate in monthly close activities including journal entries for the business unit
  • Prepare and present management reports to Division head with variance analysis compared to budget/forecast, and other trends
  • Work closely with other Controllers and Corporate Finance in reviewing reserves for inventory, receivables, and determining adequacy of overall liabilities
  • Perform ad hoc analyses and provide financial guidance to business to drive high performance


  • MBA/ CPA with at least 8 years of FP&A related experience
  • Superior knowledge of excel with advanced knowledge of pivot tables, lookups, and logical functions a must
  • Experience with ERP/Planning Systems (SAP/TM1 experience a plus)
  • Ability to think creatively and quickly with minimal direction and information
  • Strong business and analytical skills; ability to multi-task, stay organized and prioritize deadlines in a continually evolving environment
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills, experience and desire to work cross-functionally and be a contributing team member
  • Potential to supervise/manage a financial analyst
  • Occasional travel to Palm Bay, FL
  • Experience in the semiconductor industry required


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto