Global Business Operations – Pricing & Tax (Internet Services)
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain
The Internet Software & Services (IS&S) team at Apple provides our customers around the world with access to an incredible collection of content and experiences across music, movies, news, apps, books, iCloud, and much more. The business operations team for pricing and tax is responsible for handling prices, margins, availability of content and tax compliance for all of IS&S’s businesses in 155 countries. We are looking to add a talented problem-solver to play a leading role across the team’s projects.
- 5+ years in management consulting or in business operations at a technology company, with fast progression to roles of greater responsibility
- Experience recommending approaches to senior management to address high impact, complex and cross-functional issues
- Track record of leading projects from the strategy/policy phase through to implementation
- Advanced analytical skills and presentation skills
- Experience working on projects that require understanding of technical systems
- Understanding of SQL and relational database systems
You will play a leading role in helping the team make good business decisions and solve challenging problems across a diverse set of projects related to pricing and tax. Projects could include: -Designing a new pricing model for one of our businesses -Developing a broad policy that allows us to effectively and efficiently manage pricing across 155 countries -Determining how to adjust prices in response to tax changes -Shaping the pricing and tax-related requirements for new products and services we launch -Finding pragmatic ways to maintain compliance with tax legislation around the world You will lead projects independently, taking on responsibility for becoming a subject matter expert, thoroughly evaluating business impacts, reconciling sometimes conflicting input from functional experts, applying your business judgement, ensuring alignment with senior management, documenting decisions, and managing timelines. You will need to develop detailed knowledge of Apple’s systems and processes so your output details not only what is to be done but also how it will be achieved. All projects are incredibly cross-functional, requiring close collaboration with product, tax, finance, legal, business, operations and technical teams. To be effective, you will need to build strong partnerships with colleagues across the organization. We value leaders and innovators. You will help to find ways to make the team more effective and efficient, and play a role in defining how the team operates.