Date Posted: 8/15/2018

Sourcing/Costing Analyst


  • Nike, Inc.
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Beaverton
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team
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.
Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.’s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike’s products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike’s rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.
DescriptionAs our Sourcing/Costing Analyst, you'll create and execute long range and seasonal sourcing plans for assigned categories or products. You'll represent Sourcing in cross functional line planning, material selection and development to ensure product needs and factory capabilities are built into the timelines and process. You'll offer manufacturing alternatives to resolve design, development and costing challenges. You'll provide category sourcing strategy and direction to product creation centers, home office operations and Nike Liaison teams while collaborating to select the most appropriate manufacturing source to meet delivery, quality and pricing needs. You'll analyze manufacturing capabilities, capacities, and cost expectation alongside Geography demand requirements to anticipate and avoid issues. In addition, you'll collaborate with the supply planning and margin planning teams to ensure category source direction and cost are tracking to targets.QualificationsRequirements for this position include:Bachelor's degree in Business or a related field
2 + years' work experience in a supply chain related environment, with Product Sourcing, Forecasting, Supply planning and Purchase planning
2 years' additional relevant work experience in lieu of degree
Knowledge of apparel construction, material construction and properties, textile manufacturing, costing, pattern making, embroidery and screen-printing skills desirable
Comprehensive apparel source base knowledge including awareness of processes and events from product concept to delivery desirable
Strong analytical, statistical and problem solving skills
Detail oriented with strong organizational skills and a strong sense of self-motivation
Comfortable working with ambiguity and changing demands
Proven written and verbal communication skills
Excellent negotiating skills and ability to resolve conflict
Mid-Advanced knowledge of Excel, Database query (Access, Cognos, Brio), analysis, and reporting
Familiarity with Nike Planning and Sourcing Database systems, tools and reports desired
Has ability to report into leadership, work with confidence across many areas of the organization (PCC, Design, Merch, etc.)
Product creation process and commercialization knowledge is helpful
Project management and Nike product experience is also preferred
Ability to travel up to 5% of the time, including overseas travel

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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Date Posted: 8/15/2018

Sourcing/Costing Analyst


  • Nike, Inc.
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Beaverton
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available