Project Manager - Product Localisation (11 month contract)

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: 13 Sep 2018
Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number: 114290793
Every single day, people do amazing things at Apple. What will you do? Apple products create powerful personal connections with customers around the world. As a Localization Project Manager you will help craft our products so every customer’s experience across the globe is natural, effortless, and meaningful. We are responsible for the localisation of Apple's products across the EMEIA region. You will have a passion for innovation and use your technical skills to bring continuous improvement and efficiency to the Product Localization Management (PLM) processes. 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. We are a passionate group dedicated bringing Apple's products to the world.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong Project Management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Familiarity with Oracle’s Agile PLM System and or SAP a distinct advantage
  • Strong Communication/Presentation skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to set goals and drive schedules
  • Exceptional Team player and ability to lead cross functional teams
  • Keynote – ability to create great presentations
  • Advanced Excel e.g. v look ups, pivot tables, macros an advantage
  • Experience working with Adobe Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Apple iOS and MAC OS X
  • Apple Product knowledge would be an advantage


You will be responsible for creation and management of all localized Bills of Material (BOMs) for Apple Products. Ensuring in-box/on-box content meets the unique country compliance requirements. You will mange diverse projects for EMEIA Markets, these typically would be based on Legal or Compliance requirements. Create and manage lifecycle of localized BOMs Ensure product Compliance and Consumer labeling requirements are correctly implemented on BOMs and on Product Partner with our third part manufacturing partners and In-region Manufacturing teams on BOM setup Responsible for First Article Inspections on Localized Products Work with the World Wide team on NPI set up and regional BOM requirements Project manage unique in-region requirements/regulations etc. Working with WW Teams such as Worldwide Legal, Worldwide Product Marketing, Packaging Design and Graphics and Regional Compliance teams Seek our process improvements and automation of existing processes Create and update ISO procedures

Education & Experience

Degree qualification in Business Information Systems or equivalent. If you have similar experience you are encouraged to apply

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal 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. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.