Retail Strategy Manager
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
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. We believe the people here at Apple don’t just craft products - they build the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires 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 Retail Stores and Online is seeking a creative and analytical thinker with insatiable curiosity and leadership presence to join its Worldwide Retail Strategy team. If you are an influencer and innovator, enjoy connecting ideas and people, and thrive in an environment of ambiguity, this may be the job for you. Must have high energy but be easygoing, love collaboration, always be reaching for something better, and want to do the best work of your life.
- 3-5+ years experience in strategy, product, or business development role in a customer-centric environment; or, 3+ years experience at a top tier strategy consulting firm or a top tier investment bank, or, something out-of-the-box that will surprise and delight us!
- Big picture thinker with sharp quantitative and qualitative skills who builds bridges from the creative to the concrete
- Problem solver who can synthesize the complex and distinguish signal from noise
- Outstanding influencer who is great at connecting the dots at the project, team, and organizational levels
- Eternal optimist with a relentless drive for impact
- Scrappy and resourceful, always finds a new way forward
- Enthusiasm for questioning conventional wisdom
- Finds joy in the journey
Work cross-functionally to incubate ideas and define strategies that influence the future direction of our direct channels—Retail stores and online store Develop business insights that illuminate the world around us Incubate ideas that influence the future direction of Apple’s Retail business Define strategies in partnership with teams that elevate the Apple Retail & digital experience Craft compelling stories that bring strategies to life Design and facilitate processes that move the business forward and ensure operational excellence
Education & Experience
BA or equivalent work experience required; MBA a plus