AppleCare Logistics DC Support Analyst (6 Month Contract)

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: 7 Aug 2019
Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number: 200083249
Apple is a place where extraordinary people gather to do their best work. Together we craft products and experiences people once could not have envisioned, and now cannot imagine living without. If you’re excited by the idea of making a real impact, a career with Apple might be your dream job. We are currently in the process of strengthening and expanding our AppleCare Logistics DC Operations Team, and we're looking to hire an exceptional analyst to join our team in Cork. This is a fast moving, dynamic environment where flexibility and adaptability are key attributes needed for success. Ideally, you will be a self-starter, motivated with deep experience of Logistics Operations (preferably Distribution Centre Operations Management), Business Management and Project Management skills. You will need to be an excellent communicator, work with autonomy on your own initiative and ideally have experience of working within an outsourced environment. We support and promote career development throughout our organization, offering a long and exciting career with many opportunities to enable you to perfect your existing skills and acquire new ones. Teamwork is important at Apple, and every single day you will connect with and be supported by your peers and colleagues at one of the most diverse and inclusive companies in the world. As an individual, you will have responsibility for contributing to our continued success and be a key player within the function.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years industry experience, ideally in logistics operations or transport operations.
  • Good communicator at all levels, both verbal and written, internal and external.
  • Proven analytical experience with ability to extract and model data with the goal of discovering useful information, informing conclusions and supporting decision-making
  • A self-starter, with the ability to work well in pressurised situations, and multitask to deliver multiple objectives.
  • Works well with a remote team and understands the associated team dynamics.


This role reports to the AppleCare Logistics DC Manager The principal focus is on AS-IS Yield management and support of the Trade In programs. You'll conduct data analysis to identify areas that need explanation and/or opportunities to drive for higher yield. Share your analyses with our DC partners, and lead weekly review meetings with the DC Teams. You'll own reporting on Trends, Achievements and Opportunities. You will also manage our Trade In Program. Support the DC Operational set-up and readiness for event volumes. Monitor the DC Operational performance. Assist in issue resolution. Report on the activities. The scope may extend to other DC activities across our seven DCs in EMEIA.

Education & Experience

Educated to degree level or equivalent

Additional Requirements