Global Brand Demand Planning Manager

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 2 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. Supply Chain team is the engine that propels product around the world. Supply Chain experts ensure that every year, almost a billion units of footwear, apparel and equipment arrive at the right place, at the right time. To ensure this complex job goes off without a hitch, Supply Chain teams work with a network of more than 50 distribution centers, thousands of accountants, and more than 100,000 retail stores worldwide — making the impossible happen every single day.
DescriptionAs the Brand Planning Manager for Global Brand Demand Planning, you will work closely with the Merchandising, Marketplace and Demand planning teams to facilitate a holistic marketplace and consumer demand forecast.  You will be responsible for enabling top down planning based on marketplace capacity, innovation roadmap, line plan architecture, statistical forecasting inputs, and historical trends with inventory and profitability goals in mind.
You will collaborate x-functionally with multiple stakeholders to design and develop process, methodologies and tools to analyze market and product trends to develop long range and seasonal demand plans.  You will be responsible for analyzing risks and opportunities in the Brand Demand Plan across classifications, price points, gender and Categories globally.
You will play a key role in partnering with the Global Brand Merchandising and Global Product and Merchandising Analytics teams in creating the future for E2E Line Planning. You will facilitate both the tactical and strategic executions of how demand planning engages in this process.
QualificationsBachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Sales, Fashion, Marketing or a related field
Minimum of 10 year’s work experience in forecasting, retail planning and buying, financial forecasting and demand planning.   
Extensive and demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and affect others
Experience in developing an understanding of customers, competitors and retail trends; knowledge of sports apparel and footwear market preferred
Advanced knowledge of MS office applications; proficiency in Excel including creating spreadsheets, complex formulas, pivot tables, etc
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work in a matrix environment with multiple business functions   
Excellent team player and ability to work with the cross functional partners and senior managers on all aspects of the business
Proficiency in tableau for analysis and visualization is preferred
Experience in a retail or wholesale apparel, footwear or consumer goods organization is preferred
Experience with advanced planning systems is 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 00410737