Financial Analyst - WW Operations Finance

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

Summary

Posted:
Role Number:200161900
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. Join the Apple Finance organization and make a positive impact on a company that is known for its impressive products, including iPhone, iPad, Mac, and AppleTV. At Apple, you’ll share in a dedication to excellence by working with world-class managers, all with one unified vision – building innovative products that delight customers. Finance is about “fueling innovation”. We do this by hiring quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, collaboration, excellence, & proactive thinking. If you exemplify our values and want to join something big, contact us today. The WW Procurement & NPI Finance group builds and provides analytical support for critical cost data of new and current products for Apple.

Key Qualifications

  • We are looking for at least 5 years related finance/accounting experience
  • Strong attention to detail is a must
  • Advance proficiency in Excel is required, SAP/Tableau is a plus
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Hi-tech industry experience would be beneficial
  • KEY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
  • Implement rigorous process to ensure integrity and accuracy of product cost reporting and projection
  • Create process for measuring cost over time through design of metrics and comparison to key targets
  • Evaluate impact of changes in supply chain (i.e., cost, supplier mix, volumes) on cost through what-if analysis
  • Lead efforts to integrate tightly with key operations groups to provide cost trends, analyze key drivers of cost changes, and support for cost reduction efforts
  • Present to Senior Management at product cost reviews and lead key discussions including key drivers for product cost movement
  • Ownership of sophisticated models and financial analysis to validate, interpret, track and communicate product cost trending
  • Other ad hoc requests related to the supply chain and product cost

Description

This position will work closely with various business partners in Operations and Finance to develop, interpret, and project the cost of producing products. The ideal candidate must possess and demonstrate strong communication skills, the ability to understand a vast amount of details, the willingness to challenge certain cost assumptions, and ability to implement new processes or significant improvement to existing processes. This individual should be very driven, proactive, hands-on, inquisitive, and organized. This role provides an excellent opportunity to learn about the key drivers and issues related to Apple’s products and supply chain, and to collaborate with key senior leaders.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting

Additional Requirements