Financial Analyst - Retail FP&A

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions

Summary

Posted: Sep 24, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113665221
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. Finance is essential to upholding our global dedication 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. Apple is seeking a dynamic Financial Analyst to join the Retail Finance team supporting worldwide Financial Planning and Analysis. The team serves as the hub of financial data for Apple Retail including both online and stores. From product launches to global economic fluctuations to single store level performance, this team has the unique ability to drive and communicate results in all aspects of the business.

Key Qualifications

  • 4+ years of relevant experience in a high performance and high growth organization
  • Inherent curiosity to connect dots, understand all facets of Apple Retail, and drive decision-making
  • Ability to run multiple projects at once and deliver results in a demanding and quickly-changing environment
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with flawless attention to detail
  • Proven ability to quickly build relationships and partner cross-functionally at all levels of the organization
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate results
  • Experience with data analytics/visualization software (e.g. Tableau), enterprise software systems (e.g. Essbase, Business Objects) and Excel is strongly preferred

Description

Retail FP&A partners closely with the retail leadership team in the management of the Retail business. This role acts as a trusted leader who assists in a cross functional capacity to align financial and investment goals for Apple Retail worldwide. Additionally, the role serves a critical function connecting and communicating Apple Retail performance to the greater Apple finance organization. Key responsibilities include: Be the analytics lead and business-technical liaison for Apple’s Stores and Online performance metrics Provide critical thought leadership in the development of key reporting tools to drive business insights Support the forecast and close process for Apple Retail management financials, including consolidation of revenue and costs, in depth analysis, and performance updates to key executives Partner with Finance teams in each geography to identify business issues and implement strategic solutions Be the lead analyst on ad hoc projects in support of annual strategic objectives

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or Business

Additional Requirements