Product Localization Manager

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Operations and Supply Chain


Posted: 9 Sep 2019
Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number: 200098573
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. We ensure that in-box/on-box content meets the unique country compliance requirements 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

  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Familiarity with Oracle’s Agile PLM System and or SAP a distinct advantage
  • Excellent Project Management skills
  • Strong Communication/Presentation skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to set goals and drive schedules
  • Value being a great teammate 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. 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

  • Please note, we do not require agency assistance on this role.