Financial Analyst - APAC Retail Finance

Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Corporate Functions

Summary

Posted: 28 Oct 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113655629
Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. Join the Retail Finance organization and help architect the future. Get ready for your ideal job - one that inspires you to think strategically yet stay connected to our customers. The APAC Retail Finance team forms part of a dynamic global Finance organization. We support APAC’s business and operations, from geo expansion to day-to-day partnerships and decision support analyses. We operate with the highest standards of integrity and ethics, and act with the broader business needs in mind. We are looking for a highly motivated and excellent professional to join the team. You will make things happen and possess a high level of initiative, effective communication skills, and work independently and as an excellent teammate in a fast- paced environment. You will play an integral role to partner with cross-functional teams to design and execute strategic initiatives, define and develop a strong foundation to support and scale regional growth and ensure global consistency. If you are someone others want to work with, sought by others for advice and solutions, and consistently demonstrate responsibility and accountability in all aspects of work - then this job is for you.

Key Qualifications

  • You are dynamic, upbeat, intelligent, enthusiastic, team oriented and highly motivated - with the following qualities and skills:
  • Critical thinker, looks for new and innovative ways to get things done
  • Be broad-based with strong eye for business across multiple disciplines
  • Takes initiative to go above and beyond requirements Analytical, business process driven with a problem-solving mindset and a meticulous attention to details
  • Ability to absorb multiple and challenging points of view into problem-solving endeavor
  • Ability to adapt to an unstructured, evolving, ambiguous and fast-paced environment
  • Experience working in a matrix environment, with the ability to influence without necessarily having positional power
  • Strong influencing skills, liaises across the business, often within a non-finance capacity
  • Mature, responsible, driven and work while leading multiple or shifting priorities and timelines
  • Excellent time management, prioritization, multi-talking and organizational skills
  • Customer oriented with excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills Experience and validated knowledge of APAC environment and practice is a plus

Description

- You will participate in many aspects of business and utilize insight to provide partners with innovative analysis and financial forethought while also ensuring high integrity of controls - Work closely with Apple shared service centers and corporate partners to provide day-to-day guidance and support for teams on finance, accounting, treasury and tax matters - Provide foundational support critical to sustaining and enhancing current business operations - Give in process definition and reengineering to support business growth and evolving needs - Collaborate with key business partners and finance peers to evaluate key decisions and assess implications - Participate in project initiatives and support change management activities Prepare project presentations to various levels of management and key partners - Handle process related inquiries from various functions and resolve operational issues - Support and maintain a strong control environment to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, internal controls, policies and guidelines - Design and deliver regular finance trainings to field and market supports

Education & Experience

- Bachelor’s degree minimum in an area of accounting or finance - 3 to 5+ years of forward-thinking relevant experience with minimum 2 years in a fast-paced and high performance organization, MNC environment preferred - Strong Excel and/or Tableau skills and ability to pull and analyze data is a requirement - Preferably fluent in English and Mandarin to support counterparts in respective countries and periodic travel within APAC will be required. 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.

Additional Requirements