Apple is looking for a highly motivated self-starter to join Worldwide Product Marketing as Business Analyst focused on our international markets. This position will be directly involved in supporting key financial revenue-driven decisions for Apple’s hardware, software, and other support services worldwide.
Highly motivated, organized, and proactive in managing projects from end-to-end
Results driven and ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
Strategic thinker and problem solver, who can dive into the details yet understand the big picture
Excellent team player and demonstrates ability to build effective business partnerships with cross-functional teams and across many levels of management
Strong analytical skills and sharp attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience in forecasting, cost accounting, or general staff accounting preferred
Advanced Excel skills including complex spreadsheet modeling and macros
Experience with Mac OS X, Keynote, Odyssey, GPT, SAP
The Business Analyst will work closely with Product Marketing, Corporate Finance, and international contacts to prepare financial proposals and manage projects from end-to-end while ensuring accuracy and timeliness in execution. This position will require gathering and validating large sets of data, and building complex financial models to provide recommendations to management for decision making purposes. The ability to present ideas with supporting evidence is a key success factor. This position combines both finance and marketing disciplines and will provide the opportunity to gain exposure to Apple’s core product lines across all of our international markets.
A successful candidate will have a good understanding of revenue, cost, and margin analysis, currency markets, and will be able to provide analytics and critical thinking in the financial model proposals as data inputs change. In addition, the Business Analyst will work on special projects such as supporting growth in the portfolio by integrating additional products and countries into the financial modeling process, and also recommending and implementing suggestions for continual process and system improvements.
BS / BA degree in Business, Finance, Marketing or related discipline. MBA preferred with 6-8 years of experience.
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