WW, Lead Education Planning and Decision Support

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Sales and Business Development


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200123762
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — we craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionised entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that supports the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. Apple is seeking a leader to support its worldwide education business. This person will be responsible for optimizing strategy and execution across one of Apple’s key markets. Successful candidates will be strong and practical problem-solvers with executional experience in a strategy and sales planning role. Success in the role requires an ability to work effectively and efficiently across multiple geographies and organizations including sales, finance, product marketing, marketing, engineering, legal, operations, and other key stakeholders.

Key Qualifications

  • Meaningful business planning, strategy, and strategic management experience
  • Successful management of diverse teams
  • Demonstrated proficiency managing complex cross-functional initiatives
  • Strong problem-solving ability coupled with ability to translate into practical and measurable action
  • Ability to work effectively with a WW distributed team, and to drive results and motivate action in the absence of direct/ line control


You will: •Develop, manage, and track progress against 3-5 year growth plan for Apple’s overall education business (working across geographies and functions): product/ software/ service needs, GTM model, marketing/ PR activities, resource levels, pricing and financial offers/ models, etc.) •Define and implement growth-maximizing approaches to market (GTM), acting as thought partner/ catalyst to geo sales leaders (e.g., coverage models, territory mapping, channel use, incentives) •Define key metrics, reports, processes, and governance model to allow management of worldwide results and ensure effective communication with and alignment of stakeholders •Provide feedback on product/features beyond IT/ deployment (e.g., including assessment, content, other aspects of full solution) and on messaging/marketing needs •Identify and disseminate global best practices •Own Apple-wide education competitive/ market/ customer intelligence (working with existing finance and product marketing analysts) - specify what should be tracked and why, define implications, track resulting actions •Support roll-out, management, and extraction of maximum value from current and future WW initiatives •Identify and support capture of large business development opportunities

Education & Experience

Master Degree

Additional Requirements