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.
DescriptionAs Accounting Director, Asia Pacific Latin America Strategic Investments & SG&A you’ll be part of a dynamic team that is driving Nike’s international business growth through the Asia Pacific, Latin America (APLA) Geography. You will partner in exciting areas including Brand Marketing and Sports Marketing to translate business strategies into timely and accurate accounting and financial results. You will be accountable to ensuring all Selling, General & Administrative (SG&A) spend across APLA is well-controlled and accounted for appropriately.
Mastering and executing the fundamentals will be critical and your ability to operate in a very dynamic environment and work effectively with a variety of stakeholders will be crucial. You’ll need to curate deep business partnerships with APLA Brand Marketing, Sports Marketing, Real Estate/Construction, Nike Direct and Financial Planning & Analysis and Global SI+SGA teams, and work through a virtual team across the eight international territories comprising APLA.
You’ll need a strategic mindset, a bias toward action and change, and a commitment to execution. You must have the ability to build strong relationships with teammates and cross-functionally to ensure success of our long-term vision.You should be very comfortable with bringing innovative and sustainable solutions to solve SG&A related challenges. You should be very excited about the opportunity to make a significant impact at NIKE.
QualificationsRequired:Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related discipline
10+ years' extensive experience in public accounting, transaction services/financial business process consulting, industry controlling
2+ years' proven people management experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate status, issues, and risks with senior leadership team
Strong ability to communicate complex and/or controversial topics and concepts to a wide and diverse audience, including meeting facilitation and presentations
Strong ability to develop high profile, influential and collaborative relationships across teams, functions and layers
Excellent understanding and application of managerial concepts and techniques in areas such as innovation, inspiration, employee development, coaching and engagement
Ability to pass a 7-year background check
Preferred:An MBA (with a concentration on Finance, Economics, Business Administration or a related field) or CPA is preferred
Strong knowledge of GAAP, business processes and strategic planning is strongly preferred
Experience with accounting for e-commerce or other front end customer-facing interaction technology 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 00435349
Accounting Director, Asia Pacific Latin America Strategic Investments and Selling, General and Administrative Expenses
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Posted 11 days ago