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.
The NIKE, Inc. Supply Chain team is the engine that propels product around the world. Supply Chain experts ensure that every year, almost a billion units of footwear, apparel and equipment arrive at the right place, at the right time. To ensure this complex job goes off without a hitch, Supply Chain teams work with a network of more than 50 distribution centers, thousands of accounts, and more than 100,000 retail stores worldwide - making the impossible happen every single day.
We are building a Digital First Supply Chain at Scale that delivers on four dimensions of our consumer promise: Service, Cost, Convenience, and Sustainability. As a Distribution Business Process Manager, you will have an outstanding opportunity to work side by side with North America Supply Chain leaders, program leaders, and business partners to meet Nike's growth targets and drive continuous improvement within our Distribution Network.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We're looking for a Distribution professional to provide subject matter expertise (SME) to support North America's Distribution network and integrate Nike's large-scale Strategic Enterprise Capabilities (SEC) program. The right candidate will use their leadership, communication skills, and ability to influence cross-functional partners to identify and drive business process changes required to operationalize the capabilities and solutions delivered by SEC.
Our ideal candidate needs to bring these traits and skills to the role:
Ability to lead and influence others at various organizational levels to adapt, evolve and adhere to newly developed frameworks and structures
Innovative attitude & enterprise thinking
Proven ability to navigate complex, matrixed organizational structures
Experience aligning cross-cultural, cross-functional, and virtual teams
Exceptional listening and written skills, and high-profile communication/ storytelling skills
Self-directed and comfortable working in ambiguous environments
Project / Program Management acuity
Understanding and implementation of Agile and/or Lean processes, including process mapping
Comfortable with principles and issues related to Information Technology systems, design, and development
Strong working knowledge of organizational change management and business transition concepts, models, and standard methodologies
Ability to build or partner to build and implement training and operational plans
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON
If this is you, you'll be partnering closely with both Global and North America partners to:
Provide leadership to the North America functional SMEs and demonstrate expertise to facilitate insights of key logistics capabilities such as:
Node setup and integrations
Goods Receipt and Goods Issue
Inventory Management (adjustments, snapshots)
Exception and Error Handling
Data, Reporting and Analytics
Use your discernment to provide detailed business input and influence Global requirements and design processes to ensure North America's needs are represented and strategic objectives can be met for Distribution
Assess impact of new Global processes/capabilities on North America Distribution
Collaborate across the matrix to determine process and operating model shifts required to operationalize the new capabilities within North America
Partner with Transition Management to ensure engagement, consensus and alignment of business stakeholders and SMEs on the plan for operationalizing new capabilities
Lead the development and roll out of geography specific processes, including process documentation and training as needed
Support execution of realistic business transition plans to ensure new capabilities are implemented while minimizing risk and business disruption
Highlight functional business risks, issues and opportunities to program leadership and business stakeholders
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
In this role, you will report to the Distribution Business Process Director and work closely with North America Supply Chain leadership, SEC program leaders and functional business partners in Distribution, Transportation, Marketplace Operations, Inventory Management and Finance.
WHAT YOU BRING
Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business, or related discipline
Minimum 5 years of progressive experience in Supply Chain, Finance, Technology, Program Management, Management Consulting, Strategy, or related field
Logistics expertise (Distribution Center/Warehouse Management Planning, Transportation, Goods/Inventory Flow Planning, Supply Chain Strategy, Supply Chain Analytics)
Experience working with 3PL partners or deploying systems in 3PL operations
Prior SAP / ERP implementation experience, Agile project management and / or lean process is a plus
Demonstrated success in cross-functional, global project/program execution, developing and leading change in process, organizational and system implementation
Proven track record to work in a fast-paced environment that requires quick thinking and effective multitasking
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.