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Director of Strategic Planning, Global Merchandising

Director of Strategic Planning, Global Merchandising

Beaverton | Oregon | United States

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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.

Strategic Planning, Corporate Services

Like any winning team, Nike, Inc. relies on talented, ambitious individuals to thrive. Every day, the Corporate Service teams raise the bar on excellence. The diverse disciplines that make up these teams include Finance, Facilities, Legal, Human Resources, Procurement, Child Development, Administrative Support, Strategic Planning and more. Corporate Services drives innovation in process, technologies and services, while fueling the company with exceptional levels of support.

Every successful team at Nike, Inc. needs a brilliant game plan. Strategic Planning teams keep the company moving in the right direction by leading the strategic business planning process and spearheading transformational projects across Nike businesses and geographies. Embedded in teams across the company, strategy professionals explore complex business issues; conduct consumer, competitive and market analyses; create financial models and develop action plans. The Strategic Planning teams help write the future of sport by charting Nike's path forward.
Description

Every successful team at Nike needs a brilliant game plan. Strategic Planning teams shape & drive the company's growth agenda by leading the business planning processes, aligning enterprise leadership to make our biggest opportunities a reality, and spearheading transformational projects across Nike's diverse businesses and geographies.

As our Strategic Planning Director, Global Merchandising, you'll support the VP of Global Merchandising in leading the strategic business planning process, authoring strategic and business plans, organizing and leading key strategic meetings, and working with the Innovation, Design, Category, Apparel, Footwear and Operations teams to drive a strategic agenda. You will play a central role in helping the Company build upon its rich history of understanding consumer needs to create the right product mix for marketplaces around the world. You will serve as critical thought partners to our senior leaders to explore complex business issues; independently lead cross-functional teams to help identify and evaluate critical strategic priorities and/or strategic problems, and to catalyze action against these priorities.

Doing all this requires a unique individual. You must be a self-starter, flexible thinker and excellent communicator, as well as comfortable working cross-functionally and influencing different personalities and perspectives. You will need those skills as you work not only across multiple functions but also across multiple geographies, living within Nike's matrixed organization. Success will depend on your ability to quickly form both professional and personal relationships with colleagues and drive to rigorous, well-communicated deliverables. You'll also develop high-impact presentations and tools to communicate strategic plans and visions across the organization and develop overall long-term business and financial models and assist leadership in developing and implementing strategic organizational alignment initiatives.


Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree plus 8 years of professional work experience in management consulting, corporate strategy, corporate development, or a related field.
  • OR, MBA plus 6 years of experience (2+ years' experience post-MBA).
  • OR, in lieu of a degree, 10 years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in corporate development, business development, corporate strategic planning, investment banking, management consulting, finance or related field
  • Confirmed ability to lead cross-functional teams and provide project management support
  • Demonstrated ability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and financial models
  • Confirmed ability to conduct and/or analyze research related to consumers, industries and competitors
  • Problem structuring and strategic problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally
  • Demonstrated ability to lead multiple projects at once
  • Ability to pass a criminal background check


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.

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