Purchasing Specialist - North America

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.
Like any winning team, Nike, Inc. relies on talented, ambitious individuals to thrive. Every day, the Corporate Service teams raise the bar on excellence. The diverse disciplines that make up these teams include Finance, Facilities, Legal, Human Resources, Procurement, Child Development, Administrative Support, Strategic Planning and more. Corporate Services drives innovation in process, technologies and services, while fueling the company with exceptional levels of support.
DescriptionAs the Procurement Specialist for North America, you will play a key role in supporting the marketing and finance teams. You will support the North America Brand Marketing team by being the go-to expert for purchase orders, specifically by training brand team members how to navigate the entire PO process, from PO creation, to receiving goods, to getting invoices posted and vendors paid. You will also be the go-to person for troubleshooting PO issues, answering general PO questions, and advising how to setup new vendors. In true Nike spirit, you will seek to improve the dynamics of the procurement environment within North America Brand by helping to establish and drive better training practices, as well as being a thought partner with finance on how to reduce risk. You will maintain and communicate expectations to business partners for adherence to PO policies and training, and ensuring completeness of all PO requests. You will generate reporting several times a month and manage criteria on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.


Qualifications2 to 3 years’ experience in Accounts Payable, Finance, or Accounting
High School Diploma; Associates degree or higher preferred
Intermediate level proficiency in Excel, Outlook, and Word
Strong background in providing training
Experienced in COUPA and SAP systems required
Ability to work with various members of a cross-functional team in a fast-paced environment
Strong attention to detail
Self-starter
Strong communication skills
Ability to pass a background check 

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 00424450