Nike Senior Sourcing/Costing Analyst in Beaverton, Oregon

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, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Nike Global Sourcing and Manufacturing teams create a complex and exciting mix of products including baseball bats, sunglasses, apparel, footwear, technical components like airbags and more. This world-class team constantly challenges the assumptions about how Nike’s products are made. They operate in a complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains, focused on products, materials, sustainability, methods of manufacturing and diverse ecosystems. They work closely with Nike’s Design teams, Categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They develop new methods to make sustainable, better-performing products faster and more efficiently. The job opportunities span sourcing and planning, engineering, quality assurance, sustainable manufacturing, materials, business development, leadership and management, as well as positions at Nike’s In-House Manufacturing (IHM), a subsidiary of NIKE, Inc.

Description

  • Create and execute seasonal Sourcing strategy for assigned products

  • Coordinate with Manufacturing teams to select the most appropriate manufacturing source to meet quality and pricing needs

  • Analyzes manufacturing capabilities and capacities to anticipate and avoid issues.

  • Work in close collaboration with the Product Creation, Design, and Merchandising teams on a continuous basis

  • Manage costing/pricing process in conjunction with Development team to meet best price and margin targets, identifying and providing material alternatives to Product Creation team to assist in meeting pricing goals

  • Oversee costing documentation to ensure appropriate information is kept for assigned products

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Manufacturing, Engineering or a related field

  • Minimum 4 years' equivalent experience in sourcing/manufacturing

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel is a must

  • Database query (Cognos) analysis and reporting is preferred

  • Experience in a production, merchandising, purchasing, pricing/costing, development, and/or manufacturing environment required; within the apparel industry is ideal

  • Knowledge of apparel sourcing and costing and how they fit into processes and events from product concept to delivery (development, tech, lab, production/manufacturing, and materials), as well as a background in forecasting and scheduling processes preferred

  • Project management experience is a plus

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Detail oriented with strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

  • Comfortable working with ambiguity and changing demands

  • Excellent negotiating skills and ability to resolve conflict

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule in order to accommodate international teams

  • Proven written and verbal English communication skills

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Manufacturing, Engineering or a related field

  • Minimum 4 years' equivalent experience in sourcing/manufacturing

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel is a must

  • Database query (Cognos) analysis and reporting is preferred

  • Experience in a production, merchandising, purchasing, pricing/costing, development, and/or manufacturing environment required; within the apparel industry is ideal

  • Knowledge of apparel sourcing and costing and how they fit into processes and events from product concept to delivery (development, tech, lab, production/manufacturing, and materials), as well as a background in forecasting and scheduling processes preferred

  • Project management experience is a plus

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Detail oriented with strong organizational and multi-tasking skills

  • Comfortable working with ambiguity and changing demands

  • Excellent negotiating skills and ability to resolve conflict

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule in order to accommodate international teams

  • Proven written and verbal English communication skills

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time

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.

Job ID: 00412636

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development