Global Financial Reporting Mgr

Posted on Nov 14, 2018 by Nike

Portland, OR 97201
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Job Description

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 Nike, Inc. Finance, Strategic Planning and Procurement teams play a key role in fueling the growth of Nike, Inc. Finance identifies opportunities and catalyzes action to drive value for every Nike shareholder. Strategic Planning helps write the future of the business by charting Nike's path forward. Nike Procurement maximizes the value of the company's investments in external resources and secures the best supplier relationships to drive business success. Across Nike's diverse geographies and businesses, the teams' unwavering commitment to excellence keeps the company one step ahead of the competition.

Nike's Global Controlling Operations (GCO) organization provides operational support via a shared delivery model to stakeholders throughout the world. Our mission is to exceed the efficiency and accuracy expectations of our internal clients by leveraging our process execution and innovative technology expertise.

As the Global Financial Reporting Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing the delivery of governed financial data to a wide variety of stakeholders throughout Nike, Inc. This position partners across Finance and Technology to ensure timely, accurate and efficient reporting throughout the organization. This position also drives continuous improvement through tracking reporting metrics, innovative automation tools, and advanced financial reporting acumen.

The Global Financial Reporting Manager will be critical in providing support in:

  • Managing and leading a resource to aid in the accurate and timely delivery of a monthly financial reporting suite
  • Partnering with the Reporting Governance Team, Master Data Team, and BPC Admin Team to align on timing and, if necessary, test organizational or project based changes from a reporting standpoint
  • Providing excellent customer service to key stakeholders, especially around month and quarter ends
  • Exemplary ability to dive deep into complex data and provide solutions to issues that arise from a technical or data perspective
  • Ensure key deliverables are met including actuals, forecast, budget and the Earnings Release Book.
  • Own and develop operate certified, standard and ad hoc reporting


  • Preferred - 4-6 years' relevant experience - which includes experience with a National public accounting firm or with a Fortune 500/multinational consumer products company.
  • Experience with financial reporting, accounting principles, and data analytics
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate status, issues, and risks with leadership team.
  • MS Office, advanced Excel skills.
  • A proven track record of delivering high quality results on globally and regionally-based projects
  • Exemplary customer service and cross-functional interpersonal skills.
  • Strong desire to learn and continuously improve.
  • Excellent organizational skills, metrics driven attitude, and elevated attention to details
  • Act as an SME to leverage Company tools (SAP, BPC, EPM, BW) and technology to access all required information accurately.
  • The impact of high quality financial reporting for the consolidated company results lies with this job.

  • Reference: 561325724