Material Design Director - Nike Basketball Footwear

As our Design Director - Nike Basketball Footwear Materials, you will leverage materials to deliver a premium, recognizable and consumer relevant brand point of view in the marketplace through strategic vision, design direction, storytelling and editing. You will lead the development of the materials creative vision and strategies for category/consumer groups, maintaining hands-on involvement in Materials design and development, in support of creative direction, seasonal initiatives and go-to-market strategies. You will also provide strategies to leverage materials in support of C2C and Materials optimization.


Qualifications
• Minimum eight years experience in Design-related roles, with preference for color, materials and trend experience.
• 2 years minimum in a management or leadership role (5 years preferred).
• Exceptional application of design skills including high level concept development.
• Experience in branding with proven ability to incorporate marketing principles in design.
• Consumer knowledge/insight.
• Exceptional Presentation Skills; Visual Communication; Information Seeker
• Proven people leadership or management abilities, with ability to lead and inspire a team of designers.
• Advanced business and organizational skills.
• Experience directing multiple projects with competing resources and deadlines.• Minimum eight years experience in Design-related roles, with preference for color, materials and trend experience.
• 2 years minimum in a management or leadership role (5 years preferred).
• Exceptional application of design skills including high level concept development.
• Experience in branding with proven ability to incorporate marketing principles in design.
• Consumer knowledge/insight.
• Exceptional Presentation Skills; Visual Communication; Information Seeker
• Proven people leadership or management abilities, with ability to lead and inspire a team of designers.
• Advanced business and organizational skills.
• Experience directing multiple projects with competing resources and deadlines.


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