Employee Communications Director, Global Brand Marketing

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. Communications team develops, establishes and strengthens authentic connections with diverse audiences through the lens of innovation and sport. The team creates premium and innovative brand stories, builds and enhances corporate reputation and brand equity, and engages audiences such as consumers, media, athletes, investors, non-governmental organizations and Nike’s own employees. The team focuses on information, inspiration and connection to accelerate the growth of Nike, Inc. Communications employees ignite conversations, envision the possibilities, and influence and deliver new levels of creative and strategic thinking to advance the brand around the world.
DescriptionAs our Director of Employee Communications for Nike Brand Marketing, you will oversee employee communications for Nike’s Chief Marketing officer, his leadership team, and the employees that work in the organization. The role will be part of the Global Employee Communications team. You'll be responsible for developing strategies to engage this employee base, working with a global team of communications professionals, using traditional, digital and social media platforms with a focus on create and compelling storytelling. The role will oversee Nike global corporate business messages across employee audiences for Nike Brand marketing and will create strategic, integrated communications plans. This position will also be responsible for helping accelerate key brand initiatives across the broader employee base. Responsibilities to include: Develop highly innovative and targeted communications strategies, messages and tactics that engage employees, show Nike as a leading innovation brand, and help showcase Nike’s leaders
Oversee storytelling, energy and engagement across all Nike employees for key brand initiatives 
Develop and support key communications strategies and content including org announcements and similar kind of content 
Create and support engaging employee programs to support NIKE, Inc.'s business goals 
Help lead and oversee global reward and recognition program for the Brand Marketing Function 
Support employee engagement events (All Hands meetings, Leadership Engagement moments) 
Create and manage content for the Intranet 
Create plans, tracking timelines and budget, and oversee internal and external approval processes where appropriate
QualificationsRequired: Bachelor's degree in Journalism, PR, English, Communications, or related discipline 
8+ years professional experience in high profile corporate communications or corporate communications and/ or public relations roles supporting globally branded organizations 
2 additional years of experience required in lieu of a degree 
Management skills include high-profile communications, strategic planning, budgeting and creative solutions with experience in developing proactive, creative communications, and extensive communications strategies 
Demonstrated and extensive experience writing and editing for print, multi-media formats and digital social formats 
Experience communicating to and working with senior executives to provide strategic counsel, clearly articulate ideas, successfully manage differing points of view and strengthen relationships and rapport 
Extensive writing experience 
Proven ability to communicate plans across a complex matrix on a corporate, regional and functional basis, including presenting before audiences of various sizes and cultures 
Ability to Travel, 10-15% 
Preferred: Knowledge of footwear or apparel industry 
Experience working on high profile consumer brands
Experience in working effectively at a high senior level brand management and a demonstrated ability to provide guidance and direction to peers
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 00424869