Nike Senior Director Industry Engagement, Responsible Supply Chain in Beaverton, Oregon
WHAT YOU BRING
Bachelor's degree or higher or combination of relevant education, experience and training
Masters degree preferred
10+ years professional experience in business, sustainability, or operations
Strong eye for business, superior quantitative and analytical problem solving skills, systems thinking
Extensive and proven leadership skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills to convey complex information in a simple, easily understood to diverse groups of collaborators
Strong presentation skills
Proven ability to lead collaboration across diverse teams within large organizations and inspire confidence to motivate groups collectively to meet common objectives
Proven ability to interact with all levels, partnering, facilitating, and influencing
Ability to network, influence, and apply internal and external resources
Ability to travel 30% of the time
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
To be successful in this position, we need someone who is excellent at bridging business sustainability goals with the external partner and stakeholder strategy, influencing and action.
Are you a skilled communicator with outstanding political savvy? Do you build successful pre-competitive Industry partnerships that accelerate the sustainability goals of businesses? Do you excel at fast paced, dynamic stakeholder engagement? Do you have outstanding people agility and build positive relationships with peers and senior leaders across all levels within and ourside your company? Do you remain calm in sophisticated negotiations? Do you work to listen to people and find ways to build consensus and teamwork in complex multi-stakeholder situations? Do you love enabling long-term vision building and stewarding strong deliverables to reach that vision?
Leadership, an eye for business and influencing skills are key. Deep subject matter expertise, preferably in footwear and apparel supply chains and business experience related to contract manufacturing are essential to your success.
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON
We are redefining manufacturing with world-class standards that ensure our products are made responsibly and sustainably! We value the people that work in our supply chain. We respect the environment and using ground breaking technologies to build better, more personalized products for our customers. This role will implement our work convening industry partners, including other brands, in a pre-competitive space in support of an industry-led compliance system and begin exploring other areas of pre-competitive programs and impact.
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
As part of Senior Director, Partnerships and Engagement’s leadership team within Responsible Supply Chain (RSC) you will collaborate closely with the broader RSC team as well as colleagues in other functions across Nike, including Global Supply Chain and Global Sustainability.
In collaboration with senior leaders across Nike, including Global Sustainability, you will represent the company, and guide the strategy for engaging with other leading brands as well as Nike’s strategic suppliers. Leadership, partnership, and influencing skills are key to the role. You are committed to a vision of system change for the industry. You work to listen to people and find ways to build consensus and collaboration. You are a skilled communicator with exceptional political savvy. You remain calm in complex negotiations. You find opportunities to drive transformation through collaboration. You are comfortable managing complex issues to resolution. You look for ways to innovate and drive efficiency.
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 +1 503-671-4156 and let us know the nature of your request, your location and your contact information.