Apple Senior Analyst, Subsidies and Commissions in Austin, Texas

Senior Analyst, Subsidies and Commissions

Job Number: 113683103

Austin, Texas, United States

Posted: 16-Apr-2018

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Job Summary

Team up with Apple, one of the most influential technology leaders in the industry. Join the Apple Finance organization and make a positive impact, where you will share in a commitment to excellence by partnering with world-class teammates, 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 and personal accountability, who value teamwork, work product excellence and proactive thinking. If you share these values and want to be part of something big, contact us today.

We are currently seeking a Sr. iCAS Subsidies & Commissions Analyst in Austin, Texas.

Key Qualifications

  • Background in finance, accounting, or similar field with more than 8 years of related working experience

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality and detailed work within deadlines

  • Ability to function well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with competing priorities

  • Robust problem-solving and analytical skills, with strong business acumen

  • Proficient in Excel functions

  • Proven ability to engage and communicate effectively with cross-functional and external resources as a key part of daily activity in order to achieve desired goals/outcomes

  • Strong teamwork and project-related skills, ensuring informed communication across multiple functions

  • Ability to develop and drive process improvement, system automation, and operational metrics

  • Ability to gather and analyze data from multiple sources and summarize into actionable formats for follow-up activities to influence future results

  • Experience with FileMaker is preferred

  • Experience in a company with a strong retail emphasis is a plus

  • Experience with SAP, Accounting, Tableau and Apple Script are a plusDescription

• Manage and execute Carrier contracts related to iPhone and commissions

• Work with a variety of cross-functional teams and external partners to drive accurate billings and timely credits

• Ownership of the dispute management process resulting from billing discrepancies with Carriers, requiring effective interaction with different levels of management

• Day-to-day process for reconciling and tracking multiple carrier transactions, and partner with cross-functional teams to execute processes within agreed SLA

• Identify innovation and efficiencies and participate in system enhancement initiatives to evolve the productivity and scalability of key processes

• Drive & maintain system automation, process improvements, and operational metrics

• Develop strong business relationships with Carriers as well as with various internal functional teams

• Raise and resolve billing disputes with Carriers, engaging merchants, legal, and/or executive team as needed

• Identify trends in transaction data in connection with resolving open disputes

• Perform monthly close processes, including revenue adjustments, reserve analysis and system reconciliations to ensure appropriate revenue recognition

• Generate internal leadership reporting relating to key business metrics

• Apply Carrier payments and related JVs within systems

• Support drafting business requirements for system enhancements and participate in User Acceptance Testing (UAT) on projects

• Work closely with Information Systems & Technology, Order-to-Cash, various Finance & Sales groups to ensure that root causes are identified, processes are sustainable, scalable, and produce accurate results

• General understanding of GAAP & SOX controls


• BA or BS in Finance, Accounting, or similar, MBA preferred.

Additional Requirements