Senior Strategic Supply Chain Analyst

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


Posted: Feb 21, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200013978
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. You’ll also collaborate with Apple teams across the world to develop more effective investment strategies and risk management. Finance is critical to upholding our global commitment 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. We are looking for a savvy professional with world-class finance talent to join our team as a Senior Strategic Supply Chain Analyst. Apple operates the largest and most complex supply chain in the world, and our team plays a meaningful role in driving its success. In this role, you will ensure that Apple's suppliers are well-positioned to meet the growing and multi-faceted demands of our business. You will be operating on the front lines of our supply chain, serving as the key financial representative to both Apple and our suppliers as you manage risk, execute financial transactions, and drive numerous other strategic initiatives. You will also be responsible for ensuring that our processes are as cutting edge as our products. Ability to keep up with our rapid growth and clearly communicate with executives within both Apple and our suppliers are key. The ideal candidate should be a top performer with a proven track record of accomplishments and success at large, complex, global organizations. Your work history should demonstrate an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment as well as deal with complex and ambiguous financial situations.

Key Qualifications

  • 4+ years of relevant finance work experience required (Banking, Consulting, Private Equity, Corporate Development, or Restructuring helpful)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex financial data in easy to understand business terms
  • Self starter, with a proven ability to think strategically and drive change across a global organization
  • Strong prioritization skills with ability to manage multiple complex projects at a time
  • World-class operations experience in large, complex, global organizations, high-tech a plus, but not required
  • Ability to understand historical financial statements & financial forecasts are a requirement


In this position you will support supply chain deal flow: Analysis, negotiation, structuring and execution. Drive deal flow cross-functional alignment (Tax, Accounting, Finance, Legal, Treasury, M&A and Procurement). You'll review legal documents and provide guidance on deal structure and key terms. Conduct financial reviews of Apple’s suppliers, including in-depth analysis of financial statements. Engage with supplier C-Level executives to understand financial status, cash flow and profitability. You will assess supplier credit risk and draw conclusions in the form of a risk rating. Develop and drive risk mitigation strategies across Apple’s supply chain. You'll partner with various financial institutions on key strategic initiatives.

Education & Experience

BS/BA or equivalent in business or related field MBA, CPA or CFA preferred

Additional Requirements