Pre-Season Analyst

Nike, Inc. Beaverton , OR 97075

Posted 7 months ago

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.


Nike, Inc. knows how to sell sneakers. And apparel. And just about everything an athlete could need. The Nike Sales teams are the front line for getting these products into customer hands. Through sustained relationships with wholesale partners around the world from a specialty store in Rome to a department store in midtown Manhattan Nike Sales delivers the products, experiences and brand stories that define the brand. Nike's success begins with the best sales team in the industry, one that deeply appreciates the consumer, the marketplace, and the products.


As our Marketplace Operations Pre-Season Analyst-, you'll be a critical cross-functional voice to ensure North America has the right supply, in the right amounts, at the right time. You will be part of a team of passionate critical thinkers that drive all supply management activities for North America MPO inclusive of NA marketplace coverage, being the connection point for NA marketplace to the upstream supply dynamics (constraints, delays, allocations etc) in collaboration with NA S&IP, and lead cross-functional collaboration to ensure we deliver the needed supply to enable the Consumer Direct Offense in the North America marketplace. You will partner with other Demand and Supply Management (DSM) functions including Inventory Planning and Demand Planning & the MPO Marketplace Account Operations teams to lead activities to ensure North America is proactively managing incoming supply availability while ensuring we are maximizing consumer demand to strengthen full price sales; encouraging productive and efficient processes to proactively manage marketplace expectations. These actions range from partnering with category and account teams to optimize demand with supply coverage, influence and implement process improvements to strengthen holistic seasonal performance across a geography, & Drive decision making that maximizes revenue- generating actions, maintains margin, and ensures inventory is optimized in the marketplace.

You will also participate on projects and strategic initiatives that help to grow and improve the Nike Marketplace Operations (MPO) organization cross-functionally. As a valued member of our global marketplace ops & GOaLteam, you will also create, utilize, and share 'best practices.'

Key Accountabilities:

Create the Future

  • Define, operationalize, & standardize NA Supply Optimization processes within all of North America

  • Develop the development of new capabilities, KPIs and advanced data in the supply availability and allocations

  • Collaborate with category teams and integrated account teams to flow available supply to align with consumer demand

Business Management

  • Partner across DSM to identify, review and take action on order book adjustments against supply changes

  • Create a high performing culture by developing measures of health, and sharing results key business leaders

  • Lead &/or participate on Global or Geography initiatives

Continuously Grow & Develop

  • Acts with passion in their area of expertise and continually looks to enhance their technical skill

  • Establishes and monitors goals closely and feels a sense of urgency to reach them on-time

Create the Future

  • Creative and innovative in finding new and better ways to resolve business challenges

  • Open to new ideas and new ways of doing things and shares with others


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Engineering, Operations, or related field. Additional 2 years experience acceptable in lieu of a degree.

  • 0-2 years of progressive and relevant business experience. This can include business or supply chain analytics, preferably within a consumer goods environment

  • Understanding of retail value chains, planning processes, and operations preferred

  • Curious and self-motivated, dedicated to improving one's self and the organization

  • Self-directed comfortable working in ambiguous environments

  • Interest in telling stories, both written and verbal

  • Understanding of SAP systems, and Cognos a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to work under tight deadlines in a team environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

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 00437186

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