Information Management Lead Supply Chain/finance - Beaverton , Oregon, United States, 97005

Job Description

Nike, Inc. Technology is responsible for making the world's largest sport brand run faster, smarter and more securely. From infrastructure to security and supply chain operations, Technology specialists drive growth through top-flight hardware, software and enterprise applications. Global Technology aggressively innovates solutions to drive growth while creating and implementing tools that help make everything else in the company possible.


Nike does more than outfit the world's best athletes. We are a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries, and push out the edges of what can be. We're looking for people who can grow, think, dream and create. We thrive in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards imagination. We seek achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it's about bringing all that you have to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
Now, more than ever, our organization needs to respond quickly to turn market disruptions into opportunities for our brand. To achieve this, we must continue to develop our Enterprise Data capabilities to ensure we're maximizing the power of the Nike enterprise in the Data & Analytics space and managing data as a competitive advantage.

If you're ready to innovate and help lead our Enterprise Data and Analytics organization, come join us now! You will be part of an organization that is revolutionizing Nike technology platforms and architecting a data and analytics landscape that is simplified, modern, flexible and will ultimately enable Nike's Data to be trusted, consistent and available on its journey to 2020 and beyond.
Your Role on the Team

As a member of the Strategy and Information Management Solutions team within Enterprise Data & Analytics you will be a key member of a highly visible team focused on collaborating with business, operations, and technical teams to drive the maturity of information management capabilities for end to end Inventory data to enable Nike business functions to meet their strategic objectives.

• Business and Technology primary point of contact for Information Management capabilities
• Develop and share the central data and information management strategies to help drive enterprise data frameworks to the business for translation and adoption
• Provides input into the ongoing maturation of Enterprise Data Frameworks
• Develop subject matter expertise in Supply Chain data and act as a connection point to lead end to end thinking on the data subject area
• First line of defense on data issues, own end to end resolution; business process changes or facilitating technology changes in partnership with the Supply Chain functional and enterprise technology teams
• Consult with appropriate Functional owners and technology teams for Master Data requirements
• Partner with Enterprise Information Leaders and Information Architects to define domains through information models leading towards aligned data definitions (e.g. Term Alignment)
• Understand high level information flow for enterprise and functional master data
• Work cross-functionally, across programs, and lead small teams to identify and quantify pain points, develop use cases, define requirements, and implementation activities on high priority Nike initiatives
• Engages with business leaders and information architecture to provide strategy and thought leadership while supporting data stewards and owners on managing their information landscapes
• Investigative analysis on functional pain points (process and system gaps)
• Use data to quantify pain points, develop business cases, and tell the story to Enterprise Data leadership

• Effective Communicator
• Strategic Thinker
• Strong Leadership Identity
• Data Analysis
• CMMI Data Management Maturity Framework
• Results oriented
• Tactical Execution


• A Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Business, Information Technology or related field
• 7+ years' experience in data analysis across systems and processes or similar experience in the Business Intelligence space; should include comprehensive experience as a business/process lead or as a lead in a functional role
• Comfortable working with ambiguity and changing demands
• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
• Strong presentation, facilitation and influencing skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization
• Proven experience building strong working relationships and working successfully in cross-functional teams
• Passion for data and governance with demonstrated ability to use data to tell a story and influence decision making
• Detail oriented with strong information seeking skills
• Great listening skills and openness to different points of view
• Self-motivated and collaborative with ability to resolve conflict
• Good analytical and problem-solving skills
• Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
• Experience working with Analytics and Data Visualization tools (e.g. Cognos, Fiori, MicroStrategy, Tableau) is preferred
• Good working knowledge of data architecture and database structure
• Proven understanding of Cloud DW, SAP ERP and Master Data Management systems like Infa, MDG is preferred