Retail Finance Analyst

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Corporate Functions


Posted: 1 Jan 2019
Weekly Hours: 38
Role Number: 114255774
Do you love thinking analytically? Are you passionate about using your financial knowledge to navigate complex challenges? Just as our customers find value in Apple products, the Finance group finds value for both Apple and its shareholders. As part of this group, you’ll play an integral role in ensuring our day-to-day financial health. You and your team will support Apple’s growth, both top and bottom line, by applying the same level of innovation toward financial matters as we do toward our products and services. You’ll also collaborate with Apple teams across the world to develop more effective investment strategies and risk management. Finance is essential to upholding our global commitment to excellence, and it is directly responsible for shaping the company’s future. Join us, and you’ll have a meaningful role in continuing Apple’s legacy of efficiency and success. Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple Retail Finance is looking for an energetic, motivated, and curious individual with strong analytical and interpersonal skills, ready to take on new challenges.

Key Qualifications

  • Relevant experience in a high performance and high growth organisation
  • Proven track record of completing challenging projects, leading multiple priorities, designing and executing ad hoc analysis and building effective business partnerships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate results and represent Finance perspective to non-Finance business partners
  • Strong knowledge of Excel. Experience with enterprise software systems (e.g. SAP, Business Objects, Tableau) a plus
  • Desire to learn and grow in a hardworking, collaborative environment


The EMEIA Retail Finance team is looking for a highly motivated Finance Analyst to lead finance iniatives across Apple Retail stores and online, supporting the delivery of top line growth, customer experience, process efficiencies and improvements to our Retail P&L. The role will serve as a critical business partner to the EMEIA store operations and field teams, as well as working closely with Apple's worldwide finance teams. Based in London, this role will provide innovative analysis and financial forethought on the Income Statement and financial performance of 118 stores across EMEIA. Our ideal candidate will have excellent analytical and project management skills, a history of building strong cross functional partnerships, and the ability to deal with ambiguity and deliver innovative solutions. Retail experience is a plus. Primary responsibilities include: • Partnership with EMEIA Store Operations and Finance to implement strategies that support financial and operational goals • Building an in depth understanding of the Retail P&L and operational processes in store and online • Anticipating changes in the business environment, quickly assessing business impact and recommending course of action • Concisely and effectively presenting information and analysis to senior Retail and Field leadership • Supporting store and online teams in ad hoc analysis relating to business initiatives

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Finance or relevant field; Graduate degree preferred

Additional Requirements