Nike Strategic Planning Director,Global Footwear Sourcing & Manufacturing 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.

Every successful team at Nike needs a brilliant game plan. Strategic Planning teams keep the company moving in the right direction by leading the strategic business planning process and spearheading transformational projects across Nike businesses and geographies. Embedded in teams across the company, strategy professionals explore complex business issues; conduct consumer, competitive and market analyses; create financial models and develop action plans. The Strategic Planning teams help write the future of sport by charting Nike’s path forward.

Description

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.

Every successful team at Nike needs a brilliant game plan. Strategic Planning teams shape & drive the company’s growth agenda by leading the business planning processes, aligning enterprise leadership to make our biggest opportunities a reality, and spearheading transformational projects across Nike’s diverse businesses and geographies. Embedded in teams across the company, strategy professionals serve as critical thought partners to our senior leaders to explore complex business issues; conduct consumer, competitive and market analyses; create financial models and develop action plans to galvanize our teams. Our team is known for acquiring and developing high-potential talent for the company; we’re proud of the numerous Strategic Planning alumni who have gone on to leadership roles within Nike’s functions and businesses. With top talent and the DNA to catalyze action, the Strategic Planning teams help write the future of sport by charting Nike’s path forward.

As our Strategic Planning Director for Global Footwear Sourcing & Manufacturing, you'll work closely with senior executive leadership to direct the strategic business planning process, report on weekly/monthly/quarterly results and opportunities, author 1-3+ year strategic plans, and shepherd the development and implementation of prioritized strategic initiatives. You will partner and collaborate cross functionally with senior executives, strategic planners, and finance leadership to help advance Nike’s long-term strategic agenda.

In collaboration with the Global Sourcing & Manufacturing Strategic Planning Director, you will independently lead special projects to help identify and evaluate critical strategic priorities and/or strategic problems, and to catalyze action against these priorities through strategic and long-range business planning and performance management.

Qualifications

  • • Bachelor's degree• MBA or advanced degree is highly preferred• Minimum of 7 years' total experience (3 years' experience post MBA) in corporate development, business development, corporate strategic planning, investment banking, management consulting, finance or related fields• 2 additional years' experience in lieu of an advanced degree• Previous management consulting experience at a top tier consulting firm is highly preferred• Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams and provide project management support• Previous manufacturing or operations experience not mandatory but preferred• Demonstrated ability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and financial models• Proven ability to conduct and/or analyze research related to consumers, industries, and competitors• Problem structuring and strategic problem solving skills• Excellent written and oral communication skills• Superior interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects at once• Ability to pass a criminal background check

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: 00346289

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Corporate Services, Strategic Planning