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, Inc. 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.
The Global Risk Management team reports directly to Nike's Board of Directors, and supports management through innovative strategic assurance and dynamic enterprise risk management activities that improve and protect Nike, Inc.'s value. Insights provided to our business partners help them dynamically manage and optimize risk, which ultimately improves business performance and builds resiliency and competitive advantage.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We're looking for an innovative and data analytics focused Manager to join our Integrated Advisory Services (IAS) team! We're seeking a leader who will bring their expertise in data modeling and analytics to help showcase and visualize the "art of the possible", encouraging members of Global Risk Management to think broadly on how the utilization of data & analytics can bring outstanding insights to targeted business processes, strategic objectives and associated risks.
On the IAS team, you will be an integral part of building up our Continuous Assurance arm of the team, passionate about developing analytics capabilities that continuously assess risk and gather increased assurance coverage over foundational processes. Are you a validated business professional and skilled data enthusiast, with an innate passion for guiding and helping others generate important insights through the development of data and analytics capabilities? Our team is looking for you!
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON
If this is you, expect to be working with all members of the Global Risk Management team including (Integrated Advisory Services; Enterprise Risk Management; and Assurance). You will lead the development and execution of a comprehensive and cross-functional continuous assurance program. Another task will be routinely delivering impactful data analytic capabilities (e.g., targeted queries, visualizations, and dashboards) with meaningful insights that drive continuous improvement within the business.
On any given day, you might be working on various analytic tasks to identify friction points, process gaps, and improvement opportunities across foundational processes (e.g., orderbook and inventory management, source to pay, etc.). You will own the E2E analytics process from leading meetings with partners to discuss the business questions, defining the scope and methodology of the analysis, running the queries, and synthesizing analysis. You will also be interpreting trends and crafting impactful presentations and visualizations to share insights and recommendations with various business partners.
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
You will report directly to the Director for this function. We work across the company to drive enterprise accountability, and closely partners with cross-functional teams across Nike Technology, Enterprise Data & Analytics, and their respective business partners. We also regularly collaborate across the Global Risk Management function to ensure its data analytic needs are met.
WHAT YOU BRING
- Solid understanding of SQL and/or Python to develop and read queries and scripts to collect and analyze data
- Experience with databases and data analytics/visualization tools, such as Snowflake, Tableau and / or Alteryx
- Understanding of Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and/or other cloud infrastructure environments
- Validated ability to own end to end analytics and insights development (from acquiring and cleansing data; to developing analytical models using statistics and probability to flag outliers or identify relevant trends / insights; to visualizing data in a manner that enables clear communication of related findings / observations)
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with high attention to detail and the ability to describe findings or analysis techniques to both technical and non-technical audiences
- Ability to think critically, creatively solve problems, prioritize tasks, meet milestones, and work independently, taking vague requirements and transforming them into concise deliverables
- Bachelor's Degree + 6 years of relevant work experience or Masters + 4 years of relevant work experience
- Ability to travel 5-10% (domestic and international)
Nike requires all applicants for this position to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. As an equal opportunity employer, Nike will make accommodations to individuals who cannot be vaccinated in accordance with applicable law.
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.