Product Line Manager – Tennis Apparel

Portland Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 11 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.
Nike, Inc. products enable and inspire human potential, and it’s up to the Nike Product Management team to define, drive and perfect those products and experiences for consumers around the world. Product managers lead the creation process, manage product lines, and maintain a keen understanding of consumer and market trends. Product Management employees skillfully operate at the intersection of buyer needs, technical feasibility and business objectives. Whether it’s basketball or skateboarding, apparel or footwear, one thing remains constant: the Product Management team delivers world-class products to help athletes push the boundaries of their potential.
DescriptionAs our Product Line Manager for Tennis Apparel, you will guide all aspects of the product creation process. You'll apply experienced professional understanding of the tennis consumer, deep knowledge of the competition and marketplace, and strategically analyze KPI’s for the future planning of your line. You will facilitate the implementation of key category product initiatives, prepare and present line plans to category leaders, and brief product line plans into Design/Development. You will provide cross functional guidance, motivating choice making and consensus across multiple parties.Qualifications•Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, Retail Merchandising or a related field•Minimum 5 years' experience in relevant product-related roles•Effective verbal and written communication skills, including presentations•Good attention to details and deadlines•Extensive knowledge of product creation. Experience managing apparel key items and franchises a plus•Experience researching athlete insights and translating into product solutions•Excellent business orientation, critical thinking aptitude, and retail math•Proficient information-seeking skills and a drive for results•Ability to influence drive consensus across multiple parties•Must be comfortable dealing with high profile athletes and managing sports marketing relationships•Demonstrated guidance capability, including ability to motivate and mentor others within work group•Ability to travel up to 25% of time, including internationally 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 00422866