• Insights Manager I

    Nike Beaverton, OR 97075

    Job #2047805617


    • Bachelor's degree or combination of relevant education, experience and training

    • Advanced quantitative degree in Business Analytics, Statistics, Decision Science, Operations Research, Engineering, Applied Math, Econometrics, Behavioral Science, Computer Science (or other quantitative subject area) is a plus

    • 2+ years in Business Analytics or Advanced Analytics supporting a supply chain and/or planning function via predictive or prescriptive models

    • Preferred experience includes collecting, analyzing and visualizing data and driving insights to understand, shape and optimize marketplace performance

    • History of analytical team teamwork and developing business partner relationships

    • Skilled communicator who can express complex concepts and ideas in a simple manner (written, presentation and verbal)

    • Understanding of data sources, research methods and applied operations research methodologies including optimization algorithms, and simulation modeling, and statistical analyses such as sampling approaches, causal modeling, time series analysis, and data mining techniques preferred

    • Proficiency in SQL, Python or similar experience in analyzing large structured and unstructured datasets

    • Experience working with data exploration and statistical package (such as Python, R, MATLAB, SPSS, SAS, Stata, etc.) is a huge plus

    • Experience with data visualization tools (such as Tableau, etc.)

    • Experience with moderate to large-scale data sets (>100GB) preferred

    • Experience with agile & product management development methodologies preferred

    Who we are looking for

    We are looking for someone who has a strong business sense with an in-depth knowledge of supply and inventory planning. The candidate needs to be highly analytical and have extensive technical and project management experience. You must be a self-starter, flexible problem solver, and an outstanding communicator who learns quickly and connecting the dots between disparate methodologies. You will need those skills as you work across multiple functions and geographies within Nike's matrixed organization. Success will depend on your ability to quickly form both professional and personal relationships with colleagues and aim too meticulous, significant, user-friendly results!

    Who you will work with

    As Sales Planning Analytics Manager I, Integrated Marketplace Planning (IMP), you will be delivering analytically driven insights to optimize Nike's Global IMP Planning organization. The role will partner closely with peers who are leading sophisticated analytics and data product delivery teams to ensure that requirements from key partners are being translated to analytical capabilities, but also advising and helping prioritize the roadmaps of those delivery teams. You will apply various data modeling, visualization and analysis techniques to mine data to identify trends that suggest new opportunities. You will serve as an evangelist for the power of predictive and prescriptive analysis. You will think broadly and creatively about the role of analytics at Nike and how your work can inspire the broader organization!

    What you will work on

    • Design innovative and effective solutions to unique or complex Nike challenges and opportunities in support of targeted operational and business priorities and objectives

    • Design and build innovative data and analytics solutions to support key decisions in integrated marketplace planning across multiple functions and partners

    • Work with key partners in advanced analytics and data products and reporting to understand requirements and improve opportunities to drive knowledge into action

    • Be a thought partner and key collaborator to stakeholder and partner teams to frame and translate business questions into analytically driven products

    • Lead cross functional teams and/or projects

    • Work independently and take initiative to identify, explore and solve problems

    • Build new best practices and processes as needed to address internal/external business challenges and opportunities

    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, protected veteran status, or disability. NIKE is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call +~~~ and let us know the nature of your request, your location and your contact information.