People Financial Analyst, Retail Finance

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


Posted: Aug 19, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200091971
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 essential 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. Be a key player in our Retail revolution. Help architect the future of the face of Apple. Get ready for a challenging and rewarding job, one that inspires you to think strategically yet stay connected to our customers. Work with stores from Paris to San Francisco to Shanghai and be part of the world’s most successful global retailer. We are looking for a People Financial Analyst to join our team.

Key Qualifications

  • Not your typical finance professional
  • Proven ability to collaborate cross-functionally at all levels of an organization
  • Think both analytically and creatively with an eye for continuous process improvement
  • Strong organizational skills and utmost attention to detail and data accuracy
  • Ability to manage several priorities and thrive in a demanding and fast-paced environment
  • Be able to effectively communicate financial and operational themes and insights to non-financial business partners both verbally and visually
  • Be an intellectually curious self-starter
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel
  • Strong presentation software (e.g. Keynote) skills and storytelling experience
  • Experience in Tableau or similar BI dashboard visualization tool preferred
  • 3+ years professional experience in an analytical or quantitative role including Finance, Accounting, Management Consulting, Analytics, etc.


Based in Cupertino, the People Finance team acts as the primary global finance partner for Apple Retail around the world. The team works closely with field leaders and corporate partners to ensure our stores have the resources to enrich the lives of Apple customers and employees worldwide. IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL: Analyze operational and financial aspects of resource investment to optimize our global staffing strategy Build support models for iPhone and other product launches, new operational initiatives, store design updates, new store and country openings, and other activities that impact the Apple Retail experience Communicate resource investment methodology, rationale, and financial impact to a diverse audience Design, develop, and deliver insightful reporting and dashboards to drive financial and operational excellence Partner with data experts to elevate our analytics and reporting capabilities, using Excel, Tableau, and other powerful analytical tools Collaborate with and influence cross-functional business partners to identify and solve operational challenges Conduct ad hoc analysis in support of Retail, Strategy, Operations, Finance, and field leadership teams

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or other related field

Additional Requirements