Fuel Assoc Footwear Product Line Mgr
Posted on Nov 14, 2018 by Nike
The first spark of a product idea sets the Nike, Inc. Footwear Product Creation team into motion. The team of footwear developers, testers, engineers and designers strive for product excellence. They obsess over shoes, while collaborating, ideating and refining the product's construction, fit and style. They use groundbreaking advancements in technology and sustainable design to accelerate innovation. And they work lockstep with Merchandising, Design, Manufacturing and others to produce the final result: products that reflect the soul of sport and inspire athletes to reach new levels of performance.
Fuel is Nike's Global Footwear product creation engine with a sharp focus on building footwear that seeds Nike's newest innovations and design language that energizes the global marketplace.
As the Global Associate Footwear Product Line Manager for Fuel, your role will be to work cross-divisionally, categorically and functionally to execute against Fuel's Footwear strategy while leveraging Process Excellence to achieve Product Excellence. The candidate must be an astute product professional, who is a consumer/marketplace expert, has a keen product eye, assertive nature, strong business acumen and a heightened awareness for attention to detail. Additionally, understanding how to work in a highly matrixed organization, where relationship management, and influencing skills are critical keys to success is a plus.
- Footwear or Apparel industry experience are a plus
- Strong consumer and marketplace knowledge
- Strong business acumen
- Process oriented
- Strong product eye
- Footwear Innovation Savvy
- Collaborative nature
- Great communication skills