Apple Inc. Santa Clara , CA 95051
Do you love thinking analytically? Are you passionate about using your financial knowledge to navigate complex challenges?
Just as our customers find value in Apple products, the Finance group finds value for both Apple and its shareholders. Finance is critical to upholding our global dedication to excellence, and it is directly responsible for crafting the company's future. Join us, and you'll have a meaningful role in continuing Apple's legacy of efficiency and success.Internet Software and Services Finance (part of the larger team supporting iTunes, Maps, iCloud, etc.) is looking for a Financial Analyst to support our efforts in mainland China.Along with a strong analytical mindset, this role will require a significant amount of partnering with internal and external business and finance teams.
Welcomes change, is curious to discover approaches to challenging issues, takes on problem solving with a positive attitude, and is self-motivated to complete challenging tasks
Is highly motivated and looking at this role as an opening to a long-term career opportunity.Able to take initiative and work independently.Possesses excellent analytical skills and a strong desire to apply out of the box thinking to new situations.Ability to prioritize and respond quickly as well as work under pressure.Naturally curious and enjoys the unknown and ambiguity, with the ability to think independently along with limited instruction
Able to translate financial analytics into clear and insightful recommendations for business stakeholders
Genuine interest in iCloud and related technologies
Strong sense of team
Detail oriented and highly organized
The ability to work to deadlines and on multiple tasks simultaneously
Has high fluency in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese.
Design valuation models to determine individual and aggregate NPVs of China IS&S project investments
Model interest expenses related to capital investments in order to comply with US GAAP Capital Leasing guidelines
Build acquisition model with Apple corporate procurement teams to optimize hardware purchasing strategies across Chinese VARs and OEMsManage 3P Storage and Network financial forecast based on demand curves from Telecommunication companies and BATsProvide ad-hoc analytical support as needed
Own FP&A responsibilities for iCloud ChinaDevelop monthly forecast and annual budget based on comprehensive financial models and insights from business stakeholders
Analyze headcount, variable and fixed expenses associated with iCloud ChinaReview and approve operational invoices in order to calculate monthly service fee reimbursement to external partners
Calculate accruals for monthly and quarterly Close, ensuring adherence to SOX requirements for substantiation of accruals
Prepare quarterly business reviews with external partners to better understand financial and operational issues impacting IS&S China businesses
Consolidate spending and capital investments across multiple internal Apple Finance teams (IST, Real Estate, iTunes, R&D, etc.) impacted by China efforts
Create internal Apple reviews to CFO and business VPs
The ideal candidate will have a Master's degree in Business, Economics or International Relations with a minimum of five years of relevant experience.