Senior Financial Analyst - Nike North America Direct FP&A

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 3 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.
DescriptionWe’re looking for someone with a passion for sport, teamwork, and finance to join our team. As a Senior Financial Analyst, you will help lead forecasting, reporting, and financial analysis for Nike’s direct-to-consumer business in the North America geography. As a critical part of Nike’s Consumer Direct Offense strategy, this is a great opportunity to contribute to the future of Nike.  

Essential Job Functions
Help lead monthly, quarterly, and annual planning, forecasting, close, and reporting processes
Own and manage financial forecast and reporting models, templates, and consolidation across NA Direct Finance team. Execute forecast and budget system loads.
Prepare, validate, and distribute period-end financial reporting results, commentary, and presentations
Prepare and communicate finance calendar and deadliness across finance team. Collaborate to clearly articulate and ensure execution of deliverables and expectations
Perform ad hoc financial analysis projects, leveraging financial expertise, understanding of data sources, and knowledge of business performance and strategies
Generate information and ensure data quality for use in analysis and decision-making processes
Partner with Global and other finance teams to communicate and understand financial results
Forecast, report, and manage expenses for assigned cost centers
Advise business leaders and other team members on the best way to access required information using a variety of systems and tools
Relentlessly seek to improve financial processes, reports, and tools to maximize effectiveness and value
QualificationsExcellent knowledge of forecasting, budgeting, reporting, financial analysis and strategic planning concepts
Understanding of financial statements, general ledger structures, and basic accounting principles (US GAAP)
Very strong attention to detail and accuracy
Advanced Excel proficiency. Experience building complex Excel models and utilizing advanced formulas, pivot tables, queries, etc.
Experience developing quantitative and qualitative analysis. Ability to build clear, logical models and presentations and succinctly communicate methodologies and conclusions.
PowerPoint proficient. Experience with storytelling concepts and building integrated PowerPoint slide presentations for executive presentation
Experience presenting financial analysis and conclusions to senior leadership
Comfort with and passion for data. Experience generating insightful analysis from complex, ambiguous data sources.
Ability to simplify the complex and balance details with big picture
Experience with ERP systems preferred (SAP, Oracle)
Experience with other finance/business software a plus – BPC, TM1, Business Objects, Tableau, Essbase, Anaplan, S4/Hana etc.
Soft skills:High degree of professionalism
Superior interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence 
Positive attitude and enthusiasm
Strong work ethic, commitment to high standards
Collaborative teamwork mentality
Growth mindset - strong willingness to learn and improve through challenges
Entrepreneurial mindset – creative, proactive, and innovative in driving improvement
Maintains composure and professionalism under stress, fast pace, and shifting timelines
Comfortable with ambiguity and ability to manage multiple, competing priorities 
Ability to work independently, collaboratively, and cross functionally
Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Comfort engaging at an executive level. Proven experience working effectively with senior leadership
Education & experience:3-5 years’ experience in corporate financial planning and analysis, public accounting, investment banking, and/or consulting
Experience with multinational, consumer products or retail industries a plus
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or business related-field
Professional certification (CPA, CFA, etc.) and/or advanced degree (MBA) 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 00425188