JP & KR Financial Analyst, Demand Forecasting & Analysis

Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
Corporate Functions


Role Number:200315759
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that encourages 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.Now hiring a bright and motivated individual for a key role in Demand Forecasting and Analysis to support Japan and Korea Channel business. The role would play a key part of a dynamic and agile Sales Finance organization.

Key Qualifications

  • High level of analytical skills with attention to details and ability to influence with numbers
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate results to both leadership and cross-functional teams, representing Finance
  • Self starter & great teammate with positive, dedicated and open attitude
  • Ability to prioritize workload and respond quickly to urgent request. Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and deal with ambiguity
  • Forecast/planning experience or consulting/analytic type of roles
  • Excel Specialist and Keynote/presentation skills


Financial analyst, based in Tokyo, is part of the Japan & Korea Sales Finance team and will play a key role in driving business performance by providing financial insights based on in-depth analysis: - Work close with Sales and other Sales Finance team to build quarterly unit forecast for future quarters and deliver written and verbal presentations to senior management and executives - Propose detailed revision to current quarter forecast on weekly basis and explain internal and external drivers & financial impact - Analyze performance to date and assess potential risks and opportunities - Understand the Japan & Korea Channel business and strategy and come with insightful analysis on variability of business performance - Collaborate with Pacific Operation teams and Worldwide Sales Finance to enhance the business impact. Be responsible for sharing insights and analyzing current business trends KEY INTERACTION WITH: - Sales Finance teams in Japan and Korea - Sales Directors and Account Managers - Sales Planning and Operations team - Worldwide Sales Finance in Cupertino - Pacific Operations team

Education & Experience

BA/BS degree or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements