Nike Portfolio Manager in Hilversum, Netherlands

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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 Retail employees inspire athletes of all abilities to tap into their potential. Step into a Nike Store or visit nike.com, and feel the energy, enthusiasm and passion for sport. That same excitement and consumer-first mindset reverberates through the Nike Retail Corporate team. A global network of buyers, visual merchandisers, real estate specialists, store operations directors and others direct the daily operations of nike.com and the hundreds of Nike Stores and Nike Factory Stores worldwide. The team constantly defines the new frontier of retail and creates the most inspiring and engaging consumer experiences in the industry.

Description

If you’re ready to work in a high pace, continuous changing environment, where the consumer is always on top of mind and technology is the way to bring inspiration to the athlete, then you are ready to join Nike Digital Engineering (NDE). We enable all technology for Nike Direct – Nike’s retail businesses – whether mobile, online, in store or at the core of our business processes.

As the Portfolio Manager, you will be responsible for managing the NDE project portfolio. You will be on top of the financial planning of our department, both in terms of investment as organizational finances. You help our department to understand the value we bring throughout the year, you help us prioritize investments and provide insight into roadmaps. You will need to manage this through others and provide high level overviews to senior leadership, by understanding the details yourself. You will be a key driver of decisions made for the future of NDE EMEA.

WHAT DOES YOUR JOB LOOK LIKE?

  • Build partnerships within the NDE team, Technical Operations team and Nike Direct Finance community;

  • Own the preparation and distribution of timely and insightful portfolio analysis of pertinent information to determine progress against strategic plan, budget, forecast, and to support financial decisions.

  • Construct forecasts, and enable finance to successfully perform month- and year end close.

  • Create reports for management / leadership to help communicate and inform on the NDE EMEA portfolio, measuring relevant characteristics to ensure data is transformed into information driving decision making

  • Enable NDE teams creating business cases on new initiatives and help define how to track value in an Agile environment.

  • Drive the yearly planning cycle, from both a business needs perspective as from a financial planning perspective

Qualifications

WHAT DO WE EXPECT FROM YOU?

  • Bachelor / Master degree inBusiness, Finance, Computer Science or a related field

  • 5 years+ professionalexperience in a large multi-national company, within Business planning, IT,Retail or a related field.

  • Experience in working in anenvironment with a high rate of change and short delivery timelines.

  • Experience with analysis ofportfolio deliverables against key business metrics – linking capabilitydelivery with strategic objectives, within an Agile PMO.

  • Experience in translating datainto information that drives decision making

  • Experience in and profoundknowledge of SAP financial modules, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience in financialmanagement, budgeting and forecasting at the cost center and portfolio level.Working with and influencing multiple teams to get to a reliable andpredictable forecast against budget.

  • Strong influencing skills andthe ability to interact with senior management

  • Experience in working in multi-functionalteams to deliver results

  • Fluent in English both written and verbal

Qualifications

WHAT DO WE EXPECT FROM YOU?

  • Bachelor / Master degree inBusiness, Finance, Computer Science or a related field

  • 5 years+ professionalexperience in a large multi-national company, within Business planning, IT,Retail or a related field.

  • Experience in working in anenvironment with a high rate of change and short delivery timelines.

  • Experience with analysis ofportfolio deliverables against key business metrics – linking capabilitydelivery with strategic objectives, within an Agile PMO.

  • Experience in translating datainto information that drives decision making

  • Experience in and profoundknowledge of SAP financial modules, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience in financialmanagement, budgeting and forecasting at the cost center and portfolio level.Working with and influencing multiple teams to get to a reliable andpredictable forecast against budget.

  • Strong influencing skills andthe ability to interact with senior management

  • Experience in working in multi-functionalteams to deliver results

  • Fluent in English both written and verbal

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: 00389809

Location: Netherlands-North Holland-Hilversum

Job Category: Retail Corporate