Cost Analyst National Semiconductor is the premier analog company driving the information age. We are the principal force in the Display, PC and Server, Wireless Handset, and Networking markets and hold the lead position in Power Management for a broad portfolio of today's products. We have an immediate opportunity for an entry-level Financial/Cost Analyst at our Arlington, TX facility. Responsibilities will include supporting financial analyses in a dynamic team environment, preparing financial reports reflecting operational performance, development of product standards and maintenance of the manufacturing inventory cost system, reconciliation of inventory accounts on a monthly basis, and the development of long and short range forecasts of earnings and variances. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a must for this position, as is either a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field. In addition, this position offers a unique opportunity to begin your career with our manufacturing facility her in Arlington and then rotate to another of our sites, including Santa Clara, CA where you could work with our product line, marketing and sales, and/ or corporate finance groups. We've got the power to accelerate your career. To apply and to find our more about National Semiconductor, please visit our website at: www.national.com/careers. EOE/AA Employer. Submission of salary history required with resume for consideration. NYSE: NSM.