Business Planning Analyst

Nike Inc.
Memphis, TN, USA
Posted 9 hours ago
Full time

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

The NIKE, Inc. Supply Chain team is the engine that propels product around the world. Supply Chain experts ensure that every year, almost a billion units of footwear, apparel and equipment arrive at the right place, at the right time. To ensure this complex job goes off without a hitch, Supply Chain teams work with a network of more than 50 distribution centers, thousands of accounts, and more than 100,000 retail stores worldwide — making the impossible happen every single day.

Location-North American Logistics Campus. 3100 Frayser Blvd, Memphis, TN 38128.

As a Business Analyst, you’ll review and analyze outbound plans that ensure facility goals and customer expectations are met. Work with DC management to ensure the most cost-efficient plan is executed. Ensure steady flow moves throughout the facility that supports operational needs of each functional area. Drive KPIs to ensure customer order delivery in full and on time.  Build and sustain strong partnerships with business stakeholders outside the facility, set expectations and influence change in result of positive impact to the facility and customer.  Responsibilities and focus will entail; but are not limited to, critical businesses like Digital, DTC, Launch, Sports Marketing, and Marketplace Initiatives. 

Core Accountabilities

Business Expertise and Leadership.

To build knowledge of the company, business dimensions, processes, and customers. To understand the key business drivers and apply knowledge through analysis. Solves a range of problems and analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures. To develop, document, and execute on strategic plans which will drive optimal customer service and profitability. Use storytelling techniques on the business needs and results to Operations in the Marketplace.

Develop and manage business KPI’s and analyze data; present findings and recommendations to drive key business decisions. Support the business using statistical methods for process and performance assessment. Demonstrate the ability to create and maintain strong business partnerships. Build positive employee relationships and balance the work according to business needs; communicate and achieve or exceed the goals and objectives of the operation. Participate in and influence Nike supply chain and operations logistics strategy agendas from a distribution perspective and communicate and coordinate distribution initiatives.

Delivering Solutions.

Problem solving and solution creation. Respond to requests from internal/external customers. Investigate these requests and partner on a solution enabling the effective and efficient distribution of products and services. Provide solutions to achieve the targeted sales goals while aggressively pursuing customer service standards. Ensure all regulatory and compliance measures are met within global guidelines


Embrace the ability to explain information and influence change. Make decisions within guidelines and polices that impact priorities and allocation of time to meet deadlines. Drive operational excellence and best practices across the network reducing cost year after year by providing analytical information to enhance results. Maintain strong business relationships and proven ability to adapt effectively in faced paced changing environment. Strong team-oriented leadership skills and superior communication, presentation, and analytical skills. Ensures that actions and recommendations protect the company image, limit risks, and serve the needs of the business and customer.


·           Requires a bachelor’s degree and minimum of 2-4 years relevant work experience. Experience in supply chain and operations preferred

·           Proven ability to analyze, plan and implement change

·           Advanced skills in MS Excel & Cognos Reporting. Experience in SAP a bonus

.           Proficiency in PowerPoint, Microsoft Word preferred

·           Proficiency in Supply Chain Analytics tools like Tableau, Alteryx, VB, SQL preferred

·           Proficiency in Manhattan WMS preferred

·           Proficiency in oral/written English

·           Strong Presentation skills

·           Ability to work cross functionally, multitask, problem solve and meet deadlines is critical in a quick pace environment

·           Shift flexibility will be required

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.

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