Product and Gross Margin Financial Analyst

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.
Corporate Services, Finance, Strategic Planning & Procurement
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.
The Nike, Inc. Finance, Strategic Planning and Procurement teams play a key role in fueling the growth of Nike, Inc. Finance identifies opportunities and catalyzes action to drive value for every Nike shareholder. Strategic Planning helps write the future of the business by charting Nike’s path forward. Nike Procurement maximizes the value of the company’s investments in external resources and secures the best supplier relationships to drive business success. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, the teams’ unwavering commitment to excellence keeps the company one step ahead of the competition.
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.
Every successful team at Nike, Inc. needs a brilliant game plan. Strategic Planning teams keep the company moving in the right direction by leading the strategic business planning process and spearheading transformational projects across Nike businesses and geographies. Embedded in teams across the company, strategy professionals explore complex business issues; conduct consumer, competitive and market analyses; create financial models and develop action plans. The Strategic Planning teams help write the future of sport by charting Nike’s path forward.
Nike, Inc.’s relentless pursuit of product innovation and sustainable growth demands bold new ways of doing business – including supplier engagement. Stretching far beyond conventional sourcing, Nike Procurement secures the best supplier relationships to drive business success. The team maximizes the value and reach of the company’s investments in external resources, including product materials, marketing services, digital tools, temporary labor, high-tech manufacturing equipment and other products and services to fuel business growth and sustainability.
DescriptionAs our Product and Gross Margin Financial Analyst, you will be a part of a enthusiastic team that is passionate about encouraging continuous performance improvement and growth within the APLA Latin Partners Business. You will be responsible in managing the Pricing and Export Letter of Credits for APLA Latin Partners, applying fundamental concepts and principles in a professional and technical discipline, evaluative and/or advisory in nature. Pricing
You will establish and communicate the Price List and respond to any pricing related inquiries to the Distributors, and elevate any issues to the Latin Partners Management Team. You will liaise with the DP and Purchasing Team to obtain the most updated demand, and align in terms of proforma creation timelines and drive pricing process improvements. You will collaborate with GM, Finance and Merchandising to identify strategic pricing action to sustain profitability. Trade Finance
You will communicate with the Distributors the desired monthly financial coverage, evaluate/review the accuracy of financial, and transport documents to ensure timely shipment of products. You will be working closely with Operations Team in releasing orders for shipment. You will send copy of invoices along with the transport documents to the bank for confirmation. You will communicate and follow up with the banks on any LC discrepancies they call out and fix it as soon as possible to minimize delays in shipment.

QualificationsRequirements for the position:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field 
At least 2 years of relevant experience in financial analysis, accounting and/or related fields 
Knowledge of accounting procedures and concepts, export letter of credits, basic financial planning principles and corporate finance 
Excellent critical thinking skills 
Excellent negotiation, communication and influencing skills 
Proficiency in Excel, Word and Outlook 
Ability to work with diverse cultures and teams 
Ability to care for multiple competing priorities 
Knowledge in SAP is desired 
Detailed and goal oriented 
Ability to speak the Spanish language 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 00441033