Sr. Director, Strategic Finance – Global Business Planning

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 9 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.
Today, the opportunities for growth across Nike, Inc.’s business portfolio offer more potential than ever. Nike Finance employees play a key role in that progress by identifying and capitalizing on opportunities to drive value for every Nike shareholder. They manage accounting and reporting for Nike’s multi-billion-dollar global investment portfolio, debt and equity instruments, and other Treasury activities. They strategize, forecast, audit, analyze, budget, research and lead important decisions. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, Finance employees deliver far more than just the numbers.
DescriptionThe Finance and Strategy function at Nike, Inc. works with our most senior executives to define and create the future of our businesses and the broader market. As part of our Global Business Planning team, you will provide finance thought leadership to drive and enable our Nike, Inc. enterprise strategy and functional priorities. You will lead the Strategic Finance function, and in partnership with Global Strategic Planning you will bring external insights around business, marketplace and macro trends that may impact the way we create value for consumers, for shareholders and for Nike. As such, you’ll work with finance functional partners across the organization to line up our business and financial strategies and processes to evolve accordingly.As the primary finance partner for Global Strategic Planning, Corporate Development and Global Market Intelligence you will connect the dots between strategic projects, M&A activity and consumer trends through our finance planning processes.The Strategic Finance team also plays a critical role in creating the future around financial measures of success and how we operationalize the tools, systems & people to track progress and deliver against our long-term goals. In this role you will:Lead the global finance SWAT team, including ad-hoc financial analysis in support of enterprise-level strategy, functional priorities and special situations
Drive project work streams to evaluate financial implications of strategic shifts and/or business decisions on the Nike, Inc. portfolio
Lead quantitative analytic work that unlocks business insights and drives sound decision-making on key business issues
Collaborate with key leaders across the business to deliver best-in-class solutions
Develop and maintain a “big ideas” list that shapes the projects your team will drive and deliver
Directly lead a team of 3-5 high potential talent typically sourced from MBA programs and top internal talent sources
QualificationsBachelor's degree, MBA or advanced degree is highly preferred
Minimum 10 years’ total experience (5 years’ experience post MBA) in finance, investment banking, management consulting, corporate development, business development or related fields
2 additional years’ experience in lieu of a bachelor's degree
Financial/Quantitative Analysis: Demonstrated ability to complete quantitative and qualitative analysis and financial modeling; technical and corporate finance and valuation skills a must
Project Management: Effectively plan and tightly manage the scope and lifecycle of a project while balancing multiple constituencies
Interpersonal/Influence: Align senior leaders and key stakeholders through excellent interpersonal skills, high EQ, and persuasion
Team Leadership: Proven ability to lead and coach a diverse, world-class team that is empowered to bring the best of themselves to work every day
Soft lines or consumer focused industry experience a must
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong cross-functional collaboration skills required
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 00414667