Senior Cost Accountant

  • Full-time
  • Business Function: Finance
  • Work Location: BangPa-In Building 3--LOC_WDT_TH1413

Company Description

At Western Digital, our vision is to power global innovation and push the boundaries of technology to make what you thought was once impossible, possible.

At our core, Western Digital is a company of problem solvers. People achieve extraordinary things given the right technology. For decades, we’ve been doing just that. Our technology helped people put a man on the moon.

We are a key partner to some of the largest and highest growth organizations in the world. From energizing the most competitive gaming platforms, to enabling systems to make cities safer and cars smarter and more connected, to powering the data centers behind many of the world’s biggest companies and public cloud, Western Digital is fueling a brighter, smarter future.

Binge-watch any shows, use social media or shop online lately? You’ll find Western Digital supporting the storage infrastructure behind many of these platforms. And, that flash memory card that captures and preserves your most precious moments? That’s us, too.

We offer an expansive portfolio of technologies, storage devices and platforms for business and consumers alike. Our data-centric solutions are comprised of the Western Digital®, G-Technology™, SanDisk® and WD® brands.

Today’s exceptional challenges require your unique skills. It’s You & Western Digital. Together, we’re the next BIG thing in data.

Job Description


  • Track and determine Manufacturing Variance by analyzing actual results in comparison with forecasts. The sum of all variances represents the overall over- or under-performance for a particular reporting period. Determine trends for each individual cost element.
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly various reports and flux analysis
  • Responsible for Quarterly Standard Cost set up and New items
  • Compile and analyze data in connection with the quarterly standard cost updates
  • Responsible for Monthly/quarterly financial close activities
  • Maintain and review the general ledger and reconcile balance sheet accounts
  • Daily/weekly/quarterly cost accounting related activities:
  • Analyze quarterly standard costs revaluations
  • Ensure compliance with corporate SOX and key controls, adherence to US GAAP (Generally accepted accounting principles) and other statutory requirements and support for audit requirements
  • Supporting special projects, ad-hoc analysis, and any other tasks assigned by Manager



  • Bachelor/Master degree majored in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5 years working experience as cost accountant in multinational company


  • Experience working in a manufacturing company


  • Good command of English both in writing and speaking
  • Able to handle multiple tasks, strong interpersonal skills and good teamwork
  • Efficient in Microsoft Excel and Power Point
  • Experience in Oracle Cloud is a plus
  • Able to work under pressure and meet the requirement of deadline

Additional Information

Western Digital thrives on the power and potential of diversity. As a global company, we believe the most effective way to embrace the diversity of our customers and communities is to mirror it from within. We believe the fusion of various perspectives results in the best outcomes for our employees, our company, our customers, and the world around us. We are committed to an inclusive environment where every individual can thrive through a sense of belonging, respect and contribution.

Western Digital is committed to offering opportunities to applicants with disabilities and ensuring all candidates can successfully navigate our careers website and our hiring process. Please contact us at  [email protected] to advise us of your accommodation request. In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.

Privacy Policy