Senior Manager, External Financial Reporting

Location: Santa Clara, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Senior Manager, External Financial Reporting




The Senior Manager, External Financial Reporting is a highly visible management leadership position within AMD, leading the External Financial Reporting team in managing AMD’s external financial reporting activities such as the filing of Form 10-Q’s and Form 10-K’s. This role interacts regularly with internal and external auditors, Legal and Investor Relations, as well as with key AMD executives. This position is based in Santa Clara, California and will report to the Senior Director of Corporate Accounting.




In addition to having a mix of external audit experience in a large public accounting firm and industry experience, extensive knowledge of US GAAP and US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting requirements, and a CPA certification, the ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator with a keen analytical mindset, be detail oriented, highly efficient in project management, and have very strong problem-solving skills. This person will work cooperatively with various cross functional teams in managing the preparation of AMD’s external financial reports. He/She will be able to research and benchmark US GAAP and SEC requirements to ensure AMD’s filings not only follow regulatory requirements but also best industry practice. Also important will be the ability to identify and drive enhancements of processes and technology to improve the speed and quality of AMD’s filings.



  • Manage the preparation and review of AMD’s Forms 10-K and 10-Q filings as well as materials supporting AMD’s earnings releases
  • Ensure externally reported financial statements and footnote disclosures comply with US GAAP and SEC regulations
  • Partner with Investor Relations and Legal in quarterly earnings preparation and other SEC filings
  • Maintain and execute appropriate External Financial Reporting internal controls in compliance with the SOX 404 internal control framework
  • Manage the External Financial Reporting relationship with internal and external auditors in support of quarterly reviews, SOX audits, and interim and year-end audits
  • Proactively analyze the impact of new accounting and SEC regulations to AMD’s external financial reporting
  • Serve as a trusted business partner and advisor to various stakeholders within Finance and across the organization including Corporate FP&A, Corporate Accounting, Tax, Treasury, Business Unit Finance, and Investor Relations, Human Resources and Legal on all External Financial Reporting matters
  • Partner with the Technical Accounting team to perform accounting and external financial reporting disclosure assessments of key transactions as they arise
  • Own and maintain External Financial Reporting policies ensuring all members of AMD uphold such policies and procedures 
  • Set the tone and direction of the External Financial Reporting team to meet team goals and objectives
  • Own and drive execution of the External Financial Reporting technology roadmap to continually increase efficiency
  • Keep business partners abreast of developments in external financial reporting through issuance of various publications, training sessions, and other meeting forums







  • Minimum work experience of 10 to 15 years
  • Big 4 or National accounting firm work experience working with US publicly listed companies
  • Excellent knowledge of U.S. GAAP and SEC rules/regulations and of recent accounting pronouncements
  • CPA/CA or equivalent
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business or finance; advanced degree preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal/interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent time management, organizational, and project management skills with experience in working toward tight deadlines
  • Strong management presentation skills
  • High attention to detail, organized and thorough with a desire for continuous process improvement
  • Experience with SOX 404 and internal control over financial reporting
  • Experience with technology or semiconductor industry companies preferred
  • Experience in a multi-national organization preferred
  • Proficiency with Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Experience with Workiva a plus



Requisition Number: 74970 
Country: United States State: California City: Santa Clara 
Job Function: Finance 


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