Finance Development Program Internship Opportunities

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Role Number:200480000
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job, and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. Join the Apple Finance organization and make a positive impact on one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. At Apple, you’ll share in a commitment to excellence by partnering with teams who are building innovative products that delight customers. We hire quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, teamwork, excellence, and can-do thinking. Apple has multiple internship opportunities for students who are passionate about pursuing careers in Finance. As an intern, you will learn, grow, and contribute to Apple’s business while working on exciting projects alongside top finance professionals. We are looking for students with an interest in Corporate Finance or Accounting, as well as some of the following qualifications.

Key Qualifications

  • Junior standing
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to think analytically
  • Strong at multi-tasking
  • Thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Be a self-starter


Opportunities within Finance can include the following programs: FINANCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (FDP) FDP interns have the opportunity to support a specific area of Apple’s business, such as: AppleCare, Financial Services, Internet Software & Services, Marketing, Operations, R&D, Retail, Sales, Worldwide Financial Planning & Analysis, and more. During the summer, you could: • Analyze financial performance by highlighting trends and anomalies • Streamline reporting through the use of databases such as Tableau or with Excel macros • Partner with cross functional groups and business partners to analyze the business • Provide insights and recommendations for operational improvements and innovations • Assist with close procedures After completing a summer internship, successful Finance interns will be eligible to potentially join Apple’s Finance Development Program (FDP). The FDP is a 15-18 month rotational program providing entry-level talent with an opportunity to gain breadth through typically six to eight diverse experiences in Apple Finance. Upon completion, FDPs move into non-rotating Financial Analyst roles within Apple. PRODUCTION FINANCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (PFDP) PFDP interns have the opportunity to assist in financial oversight and management of an Original Content production. During the summer, you could: • Assist with tracking and handling production budgets and schedules • Perform day-to-day financial activities such as opening purchase orders, reviewing and processing invoices, auditing payroll, and preparing journal entries with supporting documentation • Analyze and provide regular reporting on the production’s financial performance • Manage materials and contracts related to the production such as insurance, labor laws, tax credits, rebates, refunds, royalties, etc. After completing a summer internship, successful Production Finance interns will be eligible to potentially join Apple’s Production Finance Executive Development Program (PFDP). The PFDP is a two to three-year rotational program providing entry-level talent with an opportunity to gain breadth in Production Finance through four to six diverse experiences (i.e. feature, drama, comedy, unscripted, kids). Upon completion, PFDPs move into a non-rotating Jr. Executive Production Finance role.

Education & Experience

Pursuing a Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics, Math or related field. For the PFDP, experience or interest with music or film is preferred. To express interest in any of our Finance teams, please provide a copy of your resume, cover letter and unofficial transcript.

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
  • We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.