Nike Studio Coordinator- Global Apparel Materials 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 first spark of a product idea sets the Nike Apparel Product Creation team into motion. The team of apparel developers, testers, engineers and designers strive for product excellence. They obsess over Nike’s iconic silhouettes and create groundbreaking new styles. They collaborate, ideate and refine products’ construction, fit and materials. They use cutting-edge advancements in technology and sustainable design to accelerate innovation. And they work lockstep with Merchandising, Design, Manufacturing and others to produce the final result: products that reflect the soul of sport and inspire athletes to reach new levels of performance.


As our Material Studio Coordinator, you'll maintain approved fabrics, trims and samples in the library, including; Sport and Sportswear seasonal Palette and Master Foundational Palette sections and tools. This involves managing the product management database (PDM) and material log of all available approved items as well as filing swatched hangers and trims and ordering replenishment hangers from vendors as needed. You will provide weekly support to Materials Analyst in helping publish our material development tracker. And support Materials score-carding seasonally. Customer service responsibilities include assisting library customers in locating materials and information in the library and pulling hangers and trims as requested. You'll utilize PDM, Brio and PPS to thoroughly search for materials. You'll assist in organizing and arranging vendor visits and studio training sessions.You'll assist in receive and maintain a small area of inspiration swatches from global vendors. In addition, you'll assist with any special projects as needed.

Qualifications • High School diploma or GED

• Minimum 3 years related work experience, preferably in design or textiles or an Associates degree in design or textiles and 1 year experience

• Working knowledge of apparel materials including types of fabrics, constructions, finishes and the language used to describe them

• Proficiency with computer PC applications, including MS Word and Excel

• Ability to work with a variety of individuals across many functional areas

• Flexible and a team player

• Ability to understand complex organization systems

• Extreme attention to detail

• Strong communication skills

• Ability to multi-task

• Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently

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.


Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Global Apparel Product Creation, Product Development