Global Accounting Operations Manager

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.
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.
DescriptionNike’s Global Controlling organization is currently developing and deploying an in-house department that will deliver accounting operations processes across North America and Global business units. Global Accounting Operations is a shared delivery team which will implement record-to-report and financial close functions for stakeholders across the company, helping to streamline, standardize and strengthen efficiencies. As we build out the foundation for our global operating model, we are looking for experienced managers who are able to lead between 3-7 resources and drive processing and results based on agreed upon performance metrics and client service level agreements. Our managers will be champions of the shared delivery vision, supporting the implementation of process optimization practices while also delivering on desired accounting excellence. Candidates will be well-versed in financial close processes and GAAP accounting, helping to ensure our practices are in-line with control and policy requirements. They’ll be dynamic in their ability to define new opportunities within shared delivery for enhancement while also collaborating with business partners to identify new opportunities for support. We are looking for passionate, inspired team members who can help be a part of establishing a critical organization for a Fortune 500 multinational organization.· Provide visible guidance and delivers effective and timely communication and feedback· Act as a champion for the shared delivery vision, mission, and strategy· Manage and lead a team to ensure output and quality of the services meet stakeholder expectations· Coordinate opportunities within the shared delivery group as well as with the Centers of Excellence (COEs)· Educates staff, support development, make hiring decisions, and facilitate performance management, recognition and rewards· Develop projects and initiatives throughout the year· Lead the team in the preparation of timely and insightful analysis of pertinent information to ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial information are in line with GAAP and NIKE accounting policies· Review, implement, and support the closing of financial statements· Participate in policy development and functional discussions/initiatives· Utilize advanced knowledge of accounting policies, procedures, and internal controls to maintain a risk-optimized environment· Manage the day to day maintenance activities for assigned tools (as applicable)Qualifications· Bachelor’s Degree with 5+ years of relevant experience.· CPA preferred.· Experience working at a National public accounting firm and Fortune 500/multi-national consumer products company preferred.· SAP experience.· Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate status, issues, and risks with leadership team. · MS Office and advanced Excel skills (pivot tables, VLOOKUP functions, etc.). · Customer service and cross-functional interpersonal skills. · Deep operational process subject matter expertise. · Consistent attention to detail.· Process optimization background (LEAN, Six Sigma) preferred. 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 00432255