Sr. Billing Accountant

Austin, Texas, United States
Corporate Functions


Posted: Nov 14, 2018
Role Number: 200001733
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. 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. As part of this group, you’ll play an integral role in ensuring our day-to-day financial health. You and your team will support Apple’s growth, both top and bottom line, by applying the same level of innovation toward financial matters as we do toward our products and services. Finance is critical 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’s Global Business Solutions (GBS) organization supports tens of thousands of Apple employees, customers and vendors on just about every topic under the sun. We offer advice and develop innovative solutions to challenging problems that come up all around the world. We are seeking a senior billing accountant with a strong accounting background and SOX experience to manage Order to Billing internal controls, perform the O2C accounting close, lead cross-functional initiatives, and drive process improvements through billing BI reporting and analytics. In this role, you will mange Order to Billing SOX key controls and operational controls for the Order to Cash organization.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of billing processes, accounting, and SOX controls
  • Consistent track record of driving process improvement, system automation, and operational metrics
  • Curiosity of end-to-end transaction flows with a strong desire to “connect the dots” between the upstream and downstream systems and processes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced spreadsheet and data analytical skills
  • Strong customer service and business partnership skills
  • Experience working with automated accounting systems
  • Attention to detail and strong ability to deliver timely and accurate results in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, work independently, be a self-starter
  • Prior experience with SAP preferred
  • Internal controls and public accounting experience is a plus
  • Fluency in Spanish or Portuguese is a plus


• Perform daily and weekly operational audits for O2C • Support initiatives related to the Order to Billing SOX key controls • Support O2C accounting close activities and perform balance sheet reconciliations • Respond to requests and inquiries from external auditors, internal auditors, and Technical Accounting • Work on multiple projects simultaneously, including, but not limited to SOX documentation, standardization of processes across regions, systems, etc. • Support and back up other team members as needed • Identify and drive process improvement opportunities

Education & Experience

• BA or BS in Accounting, Finance or other relevant field

Additional Requirements