Demand Planning Director - North America
- Nike, Inc.
- United States
- 0 year(s)
- Not Available
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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.
The Nike, Inc. Supply Chain team is the engine that propels product around the world. Supply Chain experts ensure that every year, almost a billion units of footwear, apparel and equipment arrive at the right place, at the right time. To ensure this complex job goes off without a hitch, Supply Chain teams work with a network of more than 50 distribution centers, thousands of accountants, and more than 100,000 retail stores worldwide — making the impossible happen every single day.
DescriptionAs the Director Demand Planner for North America, you will be leading the partnership with Merchandising, Sales and Retail planning teams to drive a holistic marketplace and consumer demand forecast. You will determine forecasts based on marketplace capacity, innovation roadmap, merchandising assortment plans, statistical forecasting inputs, and historical trends with inventory and profitability goals in mind. Also you will lead the seamless transition to Geo Category demand. You will utilize a variety of forecasting techniques to analyze market and product trends to develop long range and seasonal demand plans. You will be responsible for analyzing risks and opportunities in the Category Demand Plan across platforms, classifications, gender globally. You will represent DSM at the Category leadership team and key Game Plan Gates, including Demand & Supply, with specific focus on Innovation & Energy product launches as well as key Franchises.QualificationsBachelor's degree in Business or related field
Minimum of 10 year’s work experience in forecasting, retail planning and buying, financial forecasting and demand planning.
Strong lead and influencing skills (written and verbal), including meeting facilitation and presentations.
Strong MS Excel fundamentals required.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Experience in a retail or wholesale apparel, footwear or consumer goods organization is preferred
Experience with advanced planning systems 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 00403045