Brand Planner - Accessories

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 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. 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 Brand Planner for North America Accessories within Demand and Supply Management (DSM), you will work closely with Merchandising, Marketplace and Demand 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.
You'll collaborate with business leaders to grow revenue/profitability through improved forecast accuracy, while minimizing risks, costs and closeouts.  Furthermore, you will deliver meaningful demand analysis and insights to business leadership and cross-functional partners, and partner with Inventory Planning to drive operational metric improvements. 
You will identify issues and opportunities to improve key demand planning metrics, establish action plans to improve demand planning practices, work with cross-functional stakeholders to drive change, and ensure follow through on the execution of plans.  You’ll also ensure consistency and standardization across our demand planning landscape when appropriate.
QualificationsBachelor's degree in Business or related field   
Minimum of 5 year’s work experience in forecasting, retail planning, buying, financial forecasting or demand planning.   
Strong entrepreneurial and strategic thinking skills required.
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 00421578