Financial Analyst - APAC Retail Finance

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Apple South Asia Pte Ltd
  • 26 Apr 18 2018-04-26

Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. Join the Retail Finance organization and help architect the future. Get ready for your ideal job - one that encourages you to think strategically yet stay connected to our customers. The APAC Retail Finance team forms part of a dynamic global Retail Finance organization. We support all aspects of APAC’s business and operations, from geo expansion to day-to-day partnerships and decision support analyses. We operate with the highest standards of integrity and ethics, and act with the broader business needs in mind.

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced professional to join the team. The ideal candidate should be action-oriented and possess a high level of initiative, effective communication skills, and the ability to work independently and as a team player in a fast- paced environment.

You will play an integral role to partner with cross-functional teams to design and execute strategic initiatives, define and develop a strong foundation to support and scale regional growth and ensure global consistency.

If you are someone others want to work with, sought by others for advice and solutions, and consistently demonstrate responsibility and accountability in all aspects of work - then this job is for you.  

Description   

  • Participate in many aspects of business and operations and utilize insight to provide partners with innovative analysis and financial forethought while also ensuring absolute integrity of controls
  • Coordinate with Apple shared service centers and corporate partners to provide day-to-day guidance and support for field and market teams on finance, accounting, treasury and tax matters
  • Provide foundational support critical to sustaining and enhancing current business operations
  • Contribute in process definition and reengineering to support business growth and evolving needs
  • Collaborate with key business partners and finance peers to evaluate key decisions and assess implications
  • Participate in project initiatives and support change management activities
  • Prepare project presentations to various levels of management and key stakeholders
  • Handle process related inquiries from various functions and resolve operational issues
  • Support and maintain a strong control environment to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, internal controls, policies and guidelines
  • Design and deliver regular finance trainings to field and market supports      

Key Qualifications   

  • The ideal candidate is dynamic, energetic, intelligent, proactive, team-oriented and highly motivated - with the following qualities and skills:
  • Critical thinker, looks for new and innovative ways to get things done
  • Be broad-based with strong business acumen across multiple disciplines
  • Takes initiative to go above and beyond requirements
  • Analytical, business process driven with a problem-solving mindset and a meticulous attention to details
  • Ability to absorb multiple and competing points of view into problem-solving endeavor
  • Ability to adapt to an unstructured, evolving, ambiguous and fast-paced environment
  • Experience working in a matrix environment, with the ability to influence without necessarily having positional power
  • Strong influencing skills with the ability to liaise across the business, often within a non-finance capacity
  • Mature, responsible, driven and able to work independently while managing multiple or shifting priorities and timelines
  • Excellent time management, prioritization, multi-talking and organizational skills
  • Customer-oriented with excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills
  • Experience and solid knowledge of APAC environment and practice is a plus

 

Education   

Bachelor’s degree minimum in an area of accounting or finance