WW Logistics Finance Analyst - Freight Payment / FP&A

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200228276
Summary

Summary

Posted: May 5, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200228276

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, our ideas have a way of becoming top selling products, services, and c...Summary

Summary

Posted: May 5, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200228276

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, our ideas have a way of becoming top selling products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. Join the Apple Finance organization and make a positive impact on a company that is known for its solid lineup of products, including Mac, iPod, iPhone, iPad, and iLife. At Apple, you'll share in a commitment to perfection by working with world-class managers, all with one unified vision - creating innovative products that delight customers. Finance is about "fueling innovation". We do this by hiring quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, partnership, excellence, and can-do thinking. If you exemplify our values and want to be part of something big, contact us today.

The Worldwide Operations Finance team is looking for a finance professional to serve as the WW Freight Payment / FP&A Senior Analyst. This is a visible position that will interact with finance and business partners on a global scale. The primary goal within the Freight Payment space is to collaborate with the Business Process Owner (BPO) to drive efficient global audit processes while ensuring that proper data is collected in order to facilitate detailed financial analysis. Concurrently, the primary goal within the FP&A space is to drive and enhance the analysis and planning results related to forecast and quarter-end close to Corporate FP&A, NPI Finance, and our business partners within the Logistics supply chain and Supply Demand Management (SDM). We are looking for an analyst to work closely with regional finance and regional/worldwide operations teams. Looking for financial planning & analysis experience and freight payment oversight experience in a global or regional role. Previous operations finance experience is strongly preferred. The position creates reporting, analysis, business insight results for senior executives/management. You will clearly articulate the key business drivers related to global logistics spend (freight, duty, and distribution spend) and drive down to substantial details with deep ad hoc modeling & analysis where necessary.

Key Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate would have most of the following requirements and skills:
  • 5+ years professional work experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience with operation and financial audit
  • Demonstrated analytical and logic abilities
  • Collaborative; able to build consensus among cross-functional teams
  • Able to work autonomously
  • Proven ability to gather and analyze large amounts of data at a macro and micro level
  • Hands-on financial experience performing forecasting, reporting and analysis.
  • Demonstrated success in financial operational improvement
  • Intrinsic desire to challenge the status quo, improve processes, and bring value
  • Advanced spreadsheet (Excel) skills
  • Experience with Tableau and/or other data visualization systems
  • THE FOLLOWING WOULD BE A PLUS:
  • CPA/CMA/MBA is a plus.
  • Previous experience within a multinational company
  • Experience with integrated accounting systems (SAP)
  • Development experience in analytics tools and systems (e.g Tableau, Teradata, Business Objects, PHP, MySQL, FileMaker) considered a plus

Description

FREIGHT PAYMENT
- Serve as member of the freight payment steering committee, supporting an international team in setting and executing the long term vision for freight payment
- Partner with the Operations team to set and evaluate performance goals for Apple's third party freight payment providers
- Co-manage (with the BPO) operational relationships with pre-audit and post-audit providers
- Drive global standardization, efficiency, and cost control in end-to-end freight bill audit process
- Own continued development, evolution, and execution of freight pay long term strategy.

FP&A
- Support spend analysis and reporting related to monthly forecast, long-range forecast, Cost Pub, and ad hoc requests
- Support WW Logistics/WW Supply Chain organizations in ad hoc analysis relating to cost drivers, payment process, and new product costing related to freight, duty, and DC spend
- Ensure the effectiveness and consistency of proper freight payment key controls
- Interact with all levels and departments (such as other Finance groups, IS&T, Facilities, Procurement, Logistics Operations, Planning etc.).

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance preferred

Additional Requirements

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WW Logistics Finance Analyst - Freight Payment / FP&A

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA 95014

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