Nike Converse Retail District Manager-Chicago, IL. in Illinois

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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

We are looking for someone passionate about sneakers and the Converse brand to lead our District. If you geek out on the synergy between business and creativity and believe that to-do lists and imagination aren't mutually exclusive, then this might be right for you. You embrace distinct points of view by celebrating individuality. Encourage connection, collaboration, and the blurring of boundaries to inspire sharing and discovery between employees and customers alike. In a perfect world, you're comfortable rolling up your sleeves, teaching by doing, and motivating by empowering. You'll be the director of a team of many talents, inspiring collaboration and opportunities for self-expression.

As a District Manager you will be responsible for delivering a consistent, positive customer experience in multiple stores in order to deliver sustainable, profitable sales growth. This will be accomplished by ensuring that the following roles and responsibilities are executed consistently, with an underlying commitment to Converse Values, supporting our consumers and our associates.

  • Be a Leader - Build an inclusive high performing team

  • Lead – Empower your teams and reward good work

  • Attract, hire, develop, inspire and retain top talent

  • Coach, mentor and maximize the success of your teams

  • Drive your teams to success by aligning your resources and your people.

Drive Operational Excellence – Communicate and drive clear action plans:

  • Analyze Business, create action plans and gain buy-in with managers

  • Manage profit and expenses

  • Direct and oversee scheduling activities

  • Oversee inventory activities

  • Drive operational execution

  • Ensure all policies and procedures are being followed

Build the Converse Brand – Build a district team that supports the Converse Strategic priorities:

  • Lead and influence change

  • Direct and oversee the implementation of Converse consumer programs and selling strategies

  • Ensure consistent execution of visual standards

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5 years of multi store management experience

  • 5 years DTC experience

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to present and facilitate

  • Ability to travel (auto, plane, etc.) 75% of the time, visit stores and attend district and corporate meetings

  • Availability to work periodic weekends and evenings

Preferred:

  • A passion for Converse

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

  • 5 years of multi store management experience

  • 5 years DTC experience

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to present and facilitate

  • Ability to travel (auto, plane, etc.) 75% of the time, visit stores and attend district and corporate meetings

  • Availability to work periodic weekends and evenings

Preferred:

  • A passion for Converse

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: 00391194

Location: United States-Illinois-

Job Category: Retail Stores, Converse, Converse I