Financial Analyst, Corporate FP&A

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

Summary

Posted:
Role Number: 200114802
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. Apple Corporate FP&A Finance is looking for an energetic, motivated, and curious individual with strong analytical and interpersonal skills, ready to take on new challenges. 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 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. Imagine what you could do here. We currently have an opening for a Financial Analyst supporting the P&L. This is a highly visible and challenging position, providing key forecasts and actuals analysis to the Executive Team for the entire company. This role works closely with all Finance functions across Apple to understand the financial health and performance of products.

Key Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of professional Finance experience
  • Leadership
  • Cross functional partnership & collaboration
  • Forward-thinking thinking
  • MS Excel expert
  • Familiarity with Tableau, SQL, SAP BW, GRID, Python
  • Problem solving
  • Curiosity
  • Effective in situations of ambiguity
  • Strong communicator
  • Solid collaboration skills
  • Attentive to detail
  • Exceptionally diligent

Description

This is a highly visible and challenging position, rich in data analytics and operational improvement opportunities that supports a key financial function of the company. In this position, you will create monthly gross margin forecasts presented to senior management. The role requires solid business sense, analytical skill, and the ability to influence. This is a great career opportunity for someone looking to use their varied finance experience and provide insight and analysis across the P&L and company to senior management. As an integral member of the Corporate FP&A team, the role is focused on gross margin at total company level, as well as, across varied product on both the hardware and services sides of Apple. Extensive knowledge and experience in Revenue, Cost, Standard Margin, Gross Margin, per unit metrics and analysis as well as experience in many facets of cost of goods sold, overhead cost and other spending analysis is an advantage. Familiarity or willingness to learn how to utilize data tools such as Tableau, SQL, and Python is important for the role as well. The analysis produced is key to the Executive Team’s future decision-making and interpretation of financial results.

Education & Experience

BS or BA in Economics, Business or equivalent

Additional Requirements