Nike Manager of Global Lease Accounting Transformation in Portland, Oregon

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

The Nike Finance, Strategic Planning and Procurement teams play a key role in fueling the growth of NIKE, Inc. Finance identifies opportunities and catalyzes action to drive value for every Nike shareholder. Strategic Planning helps write the future of the business by charting Nike’s path forward. Nike Procurement maximizes the value of the company’s investments in external resources and secures the best supplier relationships to drive business success. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, the teams’ unwavering commitment to excellence keeps the company one step ahead of the competition.

Description

As the Manager of Global Lease Accounting Transformation, you’ll become a part of a high-performing team that is responsible for ensuring that, on a global basis, the organization recognizes cash spend associated with strategic and highly complex lease-related transactions in accordance with US GAAP and NIKE Accounting Policy. You will play an influential role in the modernization of lease accounting processes, as well as execution of NIKE’s conversion to the new Lease Accounting Standard. You will lead and oversee the complex implementation of a global lease accounting system to execute accounting operations across NIKE’s real estate, technology, value chain, and direct-to-consumer leasing portfolios. Through the development of best-in-class policy, process, and tools, you will be responsible for driving standardization and consistency across all NIKE Geographies and Affiliates.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Experience with technology implementations and/or SAAS solutions is strongly preferred 4 years' experience in public accounting and corporate accounting; experience with business process consulting and/or experience within a large multinational, publically-held company highly preferred

  • Exposure to ERP accounting and finance systems such as SAP or Oracle is strongly preferred

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred

  • Advanced experience with technical accounting for complex lease agreements

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; proven ability to communicate complex and/or controversial topics and concepts to a wide and diverse audience, including meeting facilitation and presentations

  • Proven ability to develop high profile, influential and collaborative relationships across teams, functions and layers, preferably inclusive of navigating a large corporation

  • Transformative, process-oriented and forward-thinking mindset

  • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to continuously improve processes and provide better information in intuitive and visual ways

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 00336483

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Finance, Strategic Planning & Procurement, Corporate Services