Director of Strategic Planning - North America Nike Direct - Nike Stores

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 6 days ago
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.
The Nike, Inc. Finance, Strategic Planning and Procurement teams play a key role in fueling the growth of Nike, Inc. Finance identifies opportunities and catalyzes action to drive value for every Nike shareholder. Strategic Planning helps write the future of the business by charting Nike’s path forward. Nike Procurement maximizes the value of the company’s investments in external resources and secures the best supplier relationships to drive business success. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, the teams’ unwavering commitment to excellence keeps the company one step ahead of the competition.
DescriptionWorking at our North America headquarters in Beaverton, you'll join the NA Nike Direct Strategy Team. You’ll be responsible for supporting the NSO Leadership Team to develop mid- and long-term growth strategies, to define business initiatives and plans, and to manage key strategic projects for the business. You will be reporting into the NA Nike Direct Strategic Planning Director who supports the VP/GM of NA Nike Direct.Key Responsibilities include:Shape and drive NA Nike Direct strategic priorities to help create the NSO future, engaging with the Nike Direct and NSO leadership teams to define priorities, opportunities and the scope of business plans
Coordinate strategic planning process milestones and deliverables, including the developing of 3-year strategic plans, annual plans, quarterly/monthly business reviews and other business updates
Provide insights and analytical support for strategic initiatives, research projects related to market trends, consumer profiles and competitive intelligence
Develop high-impact presentations to communicate strategic plans and visions across the organization
Be a chief agent for change, connecting across the organization to drive opportunities through the planning process, anticipating and solving hurdles along the way
Act as chief of staff for the NSO VP/GM, being their proxy in apropos meetings and being capable of making informed business decisions, as well as shaping the discussion
Contribute to the advancement of strategic thinking, analysis and storytelling across the Strategy function and the broader organization
QualificationsStrong academic background – MBA preferred
At least 8 years working experience, including experience in management consulting, strategic planning or business development
Relevant Experience: strong exposure to retail, membership programs and/or omnichannel strategies
Strategic mindset: proven ability to use strategic tools and frameworks to analyze complex strategic problems, develop clear recommendations and present findings
Quantitative background: proven ability to synthesize data and analyze research related to consumers, industries and competitors
Problem-solver: ability to break down and simplify ambiguous problems into executable milestones and actions
Project leadership: proven ability to effectively scope and execute projects and to lead cross-functional teams
Presentation prowess: proven ability to craft and articulate compelling presentations with engaging storytelling for communicating strategies and recommendations
Excellent communication (in English) and relationship management skills – the ability to present and communicate to senior, high profile leaders
Team orientated: strong interpersonal skills and ability to work the matrix to reach project milestones, whilst also a pro-active self-starter who can work independently
A passion for Nike – our product, our brand and our mission – and more generally for sports and fashion
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 00416661