Nike Senior Administrative Assistant - North America Direct HR & Real Estate in Beaverton, 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.

Nike is in perpetual motion. Administrative employees help Nike teams around the world keep up with the company’s rapid pace. They act as liaisons embedded in business functions and geographies. Their talents — problem solving, organization, time management and more — help fuel the success of their teams. Nike’s diverse group of administrative assistants and receptionists embodies professionalism and models core Nike values to guests and fellow employees.

Description

As our Senior Administrative Assistant, you will support the head of HR and Real Estate and Construction for North America Direct and will perform a wide range of administrative duties, including preparing correspondence; producing, editing and reformatting documents; preparing expense reports and purchase orders; updating organizational charts; coordinating department or equipment moves; and providing support to a diverse team of people. You'll also respond tactfully and promptly to inquiries and problems within your scope of established authority; handle sensitive confidential information; serve as the central contact for general department information; and coordinate a full range of meeting, event and travel arrangements. This opportunity also involves utilizing your computer skills to create PowerPoint presentations and executive level presentations, sometimes under tight time frames. In addition, you'll prepare special reports requiring the selection of relevant information from a variety of sources, incorporating that information into Excel or other formats. You may also be required to maintain ongoing reports, department websites, shared drives and Sharepoint sites.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 3 years' experience as an administrative assistant or other support role in a professional business environment

  • Higher level of education may be substituted for years of experience

  • Intermediate-level Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint proficiency

  • Experience creating presentations utilizing PowerPoint is required

  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in written forms with senior level executives both internally and externally.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, results-oriented, team environment

  • Strong organization skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

  • Ability to take initiative, follow-through on requests until completion, and utilize a keen attention to detail

  • Must be comfortable with ambiguity and be resourceful enough to find solutions on your own

  • Previous Nike work experience is a plus

Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED

  • 3 years' experience as an administrative assistant or other support role in a professional business environment

  • Higher level of education may be substituted for years of experience

  • Intermediate-level Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint proficiency

  • Experience creating presentations utilizing PowerPoint is required

  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in written forms with senior level executives both internally and externally.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required

  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, results-oriented, team environment

  • Strong organization skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

  • Ability to take initiative, follow-through on requests until completion, and utilize a keen attention to detail

  • Must be comfortable with ambiguity and be resourceful enough to find solutions on your own

  • Previous Nike work experience is a plus

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: 00388383

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Administrative Support, Corporate Services