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Nike, Inc.'s storytellers, Marketing and Communication sets the brand tone. A creative force of specialists tell Nike’s stories of innovation and sport through advertising, brand strategy, digital engagement and product presentation. Using channels ranging from retail stores to social media, Marketing & Communication teams connect the science and art of Nike innovations to the hearts and minds of athletes around the world.
DescriptionGlobal Brand Imaging (GBI) provides compelling product imagery and copy that elevates the Nike brand vision. To accomplish this, we leverage the power of modern technologies, skill-sets and onsite services. As part of our evolution, the Global Brand Imaging Product Procurement Team is seeking a passionate, results-oriented Global Procurement Analyst, to coordinate the on-going product procurement for photography. The ideal candidate will be customer obsessed and have broad experience working on global, cross-functional and Imaging programs. They will have excellent written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated leadership in delivering business results while working in an ambiguous and rapidly changing environment. You will create, order, approve, monitor and report on the progress of product procurement for the production of Apparel, Equipment & Footwear for Nike internal clients (Nike.com, Global Sales). You will also assist in finding accurate product information for products that are apart of each global regional (Geo) digital buy. You will work directly with our Photography Studios, Global Merchandising, Nike Direct Digital Commerce and Global Brand Teams to better impact seasonal readiness and timely product launches. The Global Procurement Analyst will also assist other GBI team members with special projects and intake of seasonal adds and drops. You will also work closely with the GBI Logistic Team to plan and implement incoming and outgoing product processes.You should be obsessed with contributing to the development of a high-performance culture through rigorous goal setting, disciplined attention to performance metrics, and continuous process improvement. The successful candidate will be analytical, highly detail-oriented, exceptionally well organized, collaborative, have a positive attitude, take initiative, be a problem-solver and have excellent communication skills.RESPONSIBILITIESCollect and analyze Global and Geo seasonal buys to place factory orders
Manage in season ordering process from the Distribution Centers to cover seasonal coverage needs
Partner with inbound to identify incoming product and liquidate seasonal product
Partner with cross functional teams in Demand and Supply Management (DSM) to ensure timely delivery of products to ensure seasonal readiness
Input/manage data from multiple data sources for planning tools, and reporting needs
Maintain and enhance weekly, monthly, quarterly & yearly procurement productivity reports to key stakeholders
Work with GBI IT team to inform business requirements to develop automated ordering process via Icon
Develop strong working relationships with management and cross functional teams
Track and resolve procurement issues using a variety of tools including Icon, Sterling, Prodigy, SAP and other proprietary Nike systems
Work with and within several photo production workflows
Successfully manage multiple priorities against business goals
Drive process improvements develop metrics and best practices to measure success
Train contractors as needed on systems and processes to assist with seasonal production
Create, upload and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) on all relevant processes
Process focused with an eye on continuous improvement opportunities
Other duties as assigned
QualificationsBachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain or related field
1-3 years’ experience in photo production and product-sample management in a corporate environment.
2+ years additional experience in lieu of degree
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to exercise a high degree of professionalism
Outstanding interpersonal skills: must display patience, humor and helpfulness at all times.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including meeting facilitation and presentations
Self-motivated, results oriented and well organized
Strong Nike product knowledge a plus
Must be curious, fun and calm under pressure
Advanced Microsoft Excel Skills
Familiar with SAP PO creation and maintenance
Advanced asset management and CRM tools, such as Adobe Suite, Icon, Sterling, and Prodigy.
Cognos or other reporting tools experience preferred but not required
Able to successfully manage multiple priorities against business goals
Ability to problem-solve in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
Knowledge of photography production preferred but not required
Experience working in a creative environment, ideally in a photo studio
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 00414538
Global Procurement Analyst (WHQ)
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Posted 8 days ago