Supply Chain Data Analyst - Retail Fulfilment Operations (RFO)

Cork, County Cork, Ireland
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 39
Role Number:200541006
The Retail Fulfilment Operations (RFO) team strives to provide cutting-edge innovation and operational excellence for best-in-class customer experience. RFO turns Retail Fulfilment into a key value proposition for Apple’s direct customers, through Planning, Execution and Strategic Programs. We are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated candidate with strong analytic abilities and supply chain planning/operations experience. The ideal candidate will have a combination of business insight and technical knowledge, used to developing and delivering reporting and analysis enabling rapid decision-making. You will focus on supporting the growth of Apple’s products, routes to market and critical operations initiatives. This role is highly visible, interacting with our partners in the broader operations & retail. The ability to work seamlessly with these teams is essential for achieving the objectives of the position!


Develop, maintain, and own robust reporting key metrics that help to guide the business and measure success. Build and create new reporting needs for both online/retail operations teams. Deep dive on operational data, identify trends & make recommendations to peers and leadership to drive impactful business decisions. Play a lead role in the end to end replenishment planning of the Apple product portfolio for Apple Retail & Online stores Analyse the performance of the Retail & Online Store inventory and sell through to identify trends and insights Identify and evaluate operational risks and implement contingency plans to mitigate. Collaborate with our key business partners and understand the “Voice of the Customer” Partner with the Data Science teams on automation of supply / demand processes and development of predictive models and simulations.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in a Data Analyst, Supply Chain, Forecasting / Operations Planning role
  • Candidates with experience with Tableau or other data reporting / data visualisation tools.
  • A team player with a “hands-on” and “can do” attitude that can influence through collaboration and leadership.
  • The ability to evaluate and become comfortable with large data sets, analyse and present data (keynote and powerpoint) with meaningful insights. A keen eye for detail is a must.
  • A curious and creative mindset and the ability to cut through ambiguity with a practical and solutions orientated approach to problem solving.
  • Confidence to make critical decisions and deliver results under extremely tight timelines and flexibility to react to the challenges of a fast-paced environment.
  • Skilled in taking complex data and helping to make it easily understood for business and technical teams. Understanding of how to build business cases and defining how large/small a problem is.
  • Passion for customer experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in IT, Business Analytics, Economics, Business Information Systems, Maths, Data Science.

Additional Requirements