Retail Real Estate Market Analysis - Global Projects Analyst

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


Posted: Aug 27, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113884798
Apple Retail Real Estate & Development is seeking an outstanding individual with exceptional strategic, analytical and research skills to join its worldwide Market Analysis team as a Global Projects Analyst As a Global Projects Analyst, this individual will have a unique opportunity to be responsible for the analysis to drive decision-making related to Apple Retail’s store expansion and reinvestment around the world The Global Projects Analyst owns and manages projects, including identification of key issues, work planning, determining analytic framework, building tools to run analysis, developing conclusions, and presenting findings. The Global Projects Analyst serves as a liaison with functional teams (Advanced Analytics, Customer Insights, Retail Finance, etc) to access data If you have a passion for Retail Real Estate Market Analysis and Strategy and thrive in an environment of ambiguity, this may be the job for you. Must have high energy but be easygoing, love collaboration, critical thinking and a proactive approach. Must want to drive change and do the best work of your life

Key Qualifications

  • 3-5+ years experience in market analysis at a major retailer; or, 3+ years experience at a top tier strategy consulting firm or a top tier investment bank with a focus on Real Estate
  • BA or equivalent work experience required; MBA a plus


Working within the Market Analysis team to deliver global special analyses and insights Development of analyses around impact of fleet reinvestment decisions Development of global sales tools in partnership with the Advanced Analytics team Update and enhance analytic reports developed by the Market Analysis team Economic and demographic data management and analysis Manage research vendors as it relates to data and report purchases Liaise with internal team that develops Market Analysis online tools for system enhancements and development Regression analysis Technology and retail trends analysis Comprehensive Apple Store performance assessments Perform ad hoc analysis to support the Real Estate team, Real Estate presentations, market tours, Board of Directors presentations, etc. Prepare presentation documents and assist in presenting findings to all levels of management Skills & Attributes: Analytics/Problem Solving: High-degree of facility with research sources, modeling techniques, and presentation approaches Demonstrated hypothesis-driven problem solving orientation with exceptional ability to create grounded and structured analyses from disparate sources of information Ability to work in the details without losing sight of the big picture Experience in industry and competitive analysis, modeling, and financial analysis Ability to think strategically to drive from innovative insights to actionable results Ability to be objective in analysis Communication: Ability to simplify complex issues and topics Ability to effectively translate data into actionable information to drive results Ability to convincingly structure and deliver content in written, oral, and formal presentations Interpersonal: Demonstrated success working as part of a cross-functional team Ability to influence across the organization at multiple levels Ability to maintain a sense of humor under pressure Project Management/Technical: Ability to structure project activities, resource allocation, timing, and interdependencies Ability to drive results across simultaneous projects under tight time pressures Comfort working in and bringing structure to ambiguous environments Demonstrated initiative and ability to work independently Ability to coordinate cross-functional teams Expert in Microsoft Excel, proficient in iWork Other: Eternal optimist with a relentless drive for impact Persistent and resourceful, always finds a new way forward Enthusiasm for questioning conventional wisdom Finds joy in the journey

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