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.
DescriptionWe are transforming manufacturing with world-class standards that ensure our products are made responsibly and sustainably. Everything we do puts workers at the center. We are respecting the environment and using cutting-edge technologies to create better, more personalized products for our customers.
Many of the challenges we are seeking to address are complex and beyond the scope of one brand or company. We therefore need to work collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders, to think creatively, and pool our skills in order to address risks and improve outcomes for our manufacturing factories, workers, and their communities. This role will lead the development and execution of our strategy with NGOs, multi-stakeholder initiatives and colleges and universities in support Sustainable Manufacturing & Sourcing’s vision to create a world-class manufacturing sourcebase.
In collaboration with senior leaders across Nike, including Sustainable Business & Innovation, you will represent the company, and guide the strategy for how we engage in industry coalitions and with leading external stakeholders in business, NGO’s and academics in support of our mission to engage the worker and reduce environmental impact to drive business growth. Leadership, partnership, and influencing skills are key to the role. Subject matter expertise in sustainability (social and environmental) and business experience related to contract manufacturing is critical to your success in this role. You are committed to a vision of system change for the industry. You work to listen to people and find ways to build consensus and collaboration. You are a skilled communicator with exceptional political acumen. You remain calm in complex negotiations. You identify opportunities to drive supply chain transparency in support of business goals. You are comfortable managing complex issues to resolution.
QualificationsBachelors degree or equivalent work experience
Masters degree in business preferred
10+ years professional experience in business, sustainability, or operations
Management-level strategic planning and performance management experience is required (8+ years)
At least 3 to 5 years management experience
Strong business acumen and superior quantitative and analytical problem solving skills
Extensive and proven leadership skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills to convey complex information in a simple, easily understood to diverse groups of stakeholders
Strong presentation skills
Proven ability to lead collaboration across diverse teams within a large organization and inspire confidence to motivate groups collectively to meet common objectives
Strong issues management skills
Proven ability to interact with all levels, partnering, facilitating, and influencing
Ability to network, influence, and utilize internal and external resources
Ability to travel 30% of the time
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 00415978
Senior Director for Partnerships & Engagement, Sustainable Manufacturing & Sourcing
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Posted 4 days ago