Qualcomm Inc. hired a new Chief Accounting Officer on Dec. 4. Erin Polek, the company’s vice president of accounting and reporting, and interim co-controller, was promoted to the new role.

Polek, 44, has been with the company since 2006. Before that, she worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP from 1997 to 2006.

George Davis, Qualcomm’s chief financial officer, previously served as the company’s principal accounting officer. He will remain CFO of the company.

In her new role, Polek will receive a base salary of $389,000 per year, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. She will also be eligible for a bonus payment of up to 40 percent of her base salary through Qualcomm’s cash incentive plan.

Polek will also receive $460,000 in restricted stock units, $80,000 of which was granted for her promotion.