Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly.
Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.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.
As part of this group, you'll play an integral role in ensuring our day-to-day financial health. You and your team will support Apple's growth, both top and bottom line, by applying the same level of innovation toward financial matters as we do toward our products and services. You'll also collaborate with Apple teams across the world to develop more effective investment strategies and risk management.
Finance is essential to upholding our global dedication to excellence, and it is directly responsible for crafting the company's future. Join us, and you'll have an important role in continuing Apple's legacy of efficiency and success.Apple is seeking a highly motivated finance professional to join the G&A Finance Team supporting the Legal & Global Security Organization. This role is key to driving excellence in our processes, and has many opportunities to provide insightful financial information, and analysis to key partners across the Company. This position will report to the Legal division controller.
4-6 years relevant experience in Finance or Accounting (with 2+ years of Big 4 experience)Highly proficient working knowledge of Microsoft ExcelTechnical aptitude with database management (SAP preferred), Essbase and BPCAbility to communicate forecasts, results, and variances succinctly to management
Ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to a fast-paced and fast-paced environment
Ability to prioritize to meet tight deadlines demonstrating organizational skills and attention to detail
Strong background in Accounting and Finance with experience handling operating expenses
Shown ability to build effective business partnerships
Strong communication, analytical and problem-solving skills
Passion for continual improvement
You will be:Responsible for forecasting and managing spend, headcount and capital expenditures for key functions within the Company.Provide reports for business partners to enable them to manage their budgets and headcount effectively and in accordance with annual plan.Work closely with the key partners to develop the annual plan and monthly forecasts in line with corporate planning & forecasting guidelines.Refine existing forecasting processes and models to drive accurate forecasting.Develop analytics and other ad hoc reporting that provide substantial insights to the efficiency of spend.Manage quarter end process including accruals and review actuals to ensure correct accounting treatment and request journal entries when necessary.Review purchase orders and headcount requisitions to ensure adherence to budgets and internal policies.Analyze the existing processes, tools and deliverables for effectiveness and ease of use, leverage data to deliver a level of detail that helps the business.
Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Economics or Finance with a minimum of 4 years of experience. (CPA or MBA preferred)