Nike Senior Event Producer in Portland, Oregon

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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.

Nike corporate campuses provide environments to maximize employees’ full potential. From meticulous landscaping, to state-of-the-art fitness centers, running trails and more, the Nike Facilities teams keep campuses around the world running at peak performance so employees can operate in an environment that inspires innovation. These teams lead the design and construction of Nike’s corporate buildings, supply project management services, ensure workplace security and much more. The end result: an atmosphere that inspires everyone who sets foot on a Nike campus.

Description

As our Senior Event Producer, you will collaborate with Nike clients on all aspects from conception to execution to bring event experiences to life. This can include developing concepts and ideas for the event, overseeing and coordinating all technical and media production aspects of the event that take place at WHQ, including conference centers, extended WHQ buildings and offsite locations. You will partner with WHQ Meeting & Events teams to enhance presentations and execution of all production elements for significant large-scale Nike meetings and events. You will create strategic partnerships with Nike vendors to obtain competitive pricing for equipment and services; provide cost estimates to the event planners & clients; communicate usage policies, procedures, and cost impact to the client; and assist the event planners & clients in managing and finalizing event budgets. In addition, you'll recommend improvements to the event production service process to ensure a successful meeting and world class event environment.

You will interact directly with clients and other team members so excellent customer skills will be needed to help build long-term positive relationships with clients and other team members. This role requires your personal commitment to high professional standards designed to protect our brand and enhance the event/client experience.

To ensure that we continue to hire competent, ethical, and trustworthy individuals, all candidates must successfully complete a thorough background investigation prior to receiving any offer of employment from Nike.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Bachelor'sdegree in events/hospitality or related field is preferred.

  • Atleast 4 years' event production management experience.

  • Projectmanagement experience a plus.

  • Excellentinterpersonal and customer service skills.

  • 4years’ experience planning and producing large scale corporate events andfunctions.

  • Strongnetworking and communication skills.

  • Ableto clearly and concisely communicate and develop relationships withclients, vendors and contractors regarding the coordination phase of events

  • Strongpriority and time management skills.

  • Abilityto work a flexible schedule driven by event business needs which mayinclude evenings, weekends & some holidays.

  • Ableto travel to/from event locations and venues including those outside of WHQ, asneeded.

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: SRC071117WDC-4

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Facilities, Corporate Services