Program Manager- Scaled Analytics- DSM

Nike's Marketplace Analytics team focuses on the commercial performance of the marketplace across all channels and categories, supporting a wide array of stakeholders by delivering insights, driving the creation of automated, self-service reporting, and using advanced analytics to identify opportunities to impact the business through optimization, testing and forecasting.

As a member of the Global Marketplace Analytics' Scaled Analytics function, you'll report to the Director of Business Planning, Scaled Analytics. Key responsibilities include:
" Coordinating data product portfolio management across other functional analytics teams at Nike and between global and geo development teams
" Driving portfolio visibility and alignment against strategic priorities across a significant number of data product development squads
" Tracking key corporate planning & business gates and ensuring sequencing of both data product deliverables and outbound corporate communication messages are aligned
" Establishing a regular cadence of updates to key stakeholders and driving timing of content creation in support of required updates
" Work to proactively identify inefficiencies in existing analytics process and identify / implement solutions that drive incremental productivity
" Ensure budget dollars are aligned against critical priorities and tracking against planned spend

You must be a self-starter, flexible thinker, and outstanding communicator who is comfortable learning quickly and connecting the dots across a wide array of topics. You will need those skills as you work across multiple functions and geographies within Nike's matrixed organization. Success will depend on your ability to quickly form both professional and personal relationships with colleagues and drive to rigorous, actionable, user-friendly deliverables.

Overall, we are looking for someone who is passionate about analytics and the value it can create within the organization, somebody with strong business acumen combined with exceptional project and portfolio management expertise. The candidate should be self-driven, proactive and must show the capacity to manage several concurrent tracks of work. Superb teamwork skills are essential as is the ability to communicate complicated ideas and plans in simple business terms.


Qualifications
REQUIREMENTS
" Bachelor's degree
" Minimum of 5 years business experience in project or portfolio management. Function-specific certifications, such as Six Sigma, strongly preferred.
" Experience managing agile scrum and kanban development processes strongly preferred
" Strong project management experience managing multiple project streams and delivering results across cross-functional teams. Propensity for thinking through projects in a process-oriented manner.
" Experience, interest, and adaptability to working in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment.
" Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to communicate complex concepts to senior and business audiences.
" Ability to develop strong partnerships across a multi-layered organization required.
" Experience developing and implementing KPI tracking across a matrixed organization is preferred
" An understanding of key topics in BI, applied analytics and data governance

REQUIREMENTS
" Bachelor's degree
" Minimum of 5 years business experience in project or portfolio management. Function-specific certifications, such as Six Sigma, strongly preferred.
" Experience managing agile scrum and kanban development processes strongly preferred
" Strong project management experience managing multiple project streams and delivering results across cross-functional teams. Propensity for thinking through projects in a process-oriented manner.
" Experience, interest, and adaptability to working in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment.
" Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and ability to communicate complex concepts to senior and business audiences.
" Ability to develop strong partnerships across a multi-layered organization required.
" Experience developing and implementing KPI tracking across a matrixed organization is preferred
" An understanding of key topics in BI, applied analytics and data governance


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