Nike Converse Global Strategy Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

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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.

Description

As a Strategy Manager on the Global Strategy team you will partner with the team in developing and executing Converse’s global long-term growth strategy.

You’ll work directly with senior leadership to develop our one and three year strategic plans and lead the development and ongoing management of tools and processes to execute against the strategic plans. You will also lead cross-functional project teams to help identify and evaluate critical strategic priorities and to catalyze action against these priorities. In addition, you'll also support our consumer insights function; conducting consumer, competitive, and market analyses and synthesizing & delivering key findings to enable better decision making across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Strategy Development: Support our annual strategycycle by coordinating planning milestones and deliverables and working closelywith senior leadership to identify, evaluate, and communicate criticalstrategic priorities

  • Data Analysis and Synthesis: Analyzes andintegrates stakeholder interviews, market intelligence, financial scenarios,competitive benchmarking and consumer insights to identify macro, consumer, andcompetitive insights & drive strategy

  • Process Excellence / Project Management: Drivesimplementation of projects and large-scale initiatives by applying systematicthinking to map key priorities, milestones & deliverables

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 2-5 years of experience

  • Experience within a consulting firm or within the strategyfunction at a top retail / consumer goods organization preferred.

  • Proven experience with preparation and deliveryof executive level presentations

  • Demonstratedability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and financial models

  • Provenability to conduct and/or analyze research related to consumers, industries andcompetitors

  • Problemstructuring and strategic problem-solving skills

  • Excellentwritten and oral communication skills and project management skills

  • Experiencewith presenting and influencing senior leadership

  • Superiorinterpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally

  • Demonstratedability to manage multiple projects at once, to operate with a high degree ofambiguity and to work with a flexible schedule

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 2-5 years of experience

  • Experience within a consulting firm or within the strategyfunction at a top retail / consumer goods organization preferred.

  • Proven experience with preparation and deliveryof executive level presentations

  • Demonstratedability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and financial models

  • Provenability to conduct and/or analyze research related to consumers, industries andcompetitors

  • Problemstructuring and strategic problem-solving skills

  • Excellentwritten and oral communication skills and project management skills

  • Experiencewith presenting and influencing senior leadership

  • Superiorinterpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally

  • Demonstratedability to manage multiple projects at once, to operate with a high degree ofambiguity and to work with a flexible schedule

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: 00387404

Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Job Category: Converse I, Strategy & Operations, Converse