Direct Digital Finance Director

Posted on Nov 16, 2018 by Nike

Portland, OR 97201
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
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.

Description

Mission / Mandate

Spearhead our DTC evolution by building capabilities to drive digital business growth through a financial and consumer centric lens

Responsibilities

- Direct our understanding and use of growth dimensions in our forward planning for the digital business, across merchandise supply, consumer demand and marketing activation
- Lead the development of our Digital Finance forecasting capability, from understanding current approach to designing future state people, process and tech
- Direct the incorporation of our consumer lens into how we plan the business
- Establish and champion analyses to drive roadmap prioritization for our digital business portfolio, combining financial valuation with business requirements
- Be a leader in our journey to transform our digital business and ecosystems to best serve athletes*

Characteristics
- Demonstrated history of getting things done in complex environments, with an ability to influence others, implement change and standardize processes
- A self-starter mentality, balanced with being a team player that can take a collaborative approach
- An ability to be equal parts thinker and doer, white-boarding strategies and problem-solving, with the inertia to get things done

Qualifications

  • - 8-10 years' experience in Finance, with experience and leadership in Financial Planning & Analysis roles
  • - Experience in branded consumer products with a heavy emphasis on digital as both a sales and consumer engagement platform
  • - Excellent modeling and presentation skills, with the ability to translate complex analyses into clear and compelling narratives


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