Merchandising Information Specialist - Asia Pacific Latin America
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For NIKE, Inc. merchants, everything begins and ends with the consumer. The Nike Merchandising team understands consumer needs and market capacity to create the right product mix for marketplaces around the world. From stores to online, this team helps bring the seasonal category visions to life. The Merchandising team has the unique ability to see beyond trends to identify what’s next to deliver the right product to the right places at the right time and price.
A job search is equally about finding the right work as it is about finding the right team so let's tell you a little about our team. Our vision is to be a place where diverse, motivated people want to come, to grow and to do their best work. APLA is a team formed with people from many countries in Latin America, Asia and the U.S. We promote diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion and this is reflected in our hiring process. We believe diversity makes us stronger.Who we are looking for
As Asia Pacific Latin America (APLA) Merchandising Information Specialist, you'll play a key role within the Geography Merchandising Business Operations and Merchandising teams through accurate input and maintenance of all line plan data, as well as timely communication of all updated information. We are looking for a highly motivated teammate who is a self-starter, yet skilled at working collaboratively to solve problems.What you will work on
You'll manage the product line across multiple systems and develop an understanding of the architecture of the line, consumer groups, country construct and assortment process. Your key responsibilities would also include partnering with cross-functional teammates to ensure data excellence, participating in ad-hoc cross-gender projects as assigned and running frequent audits to check for accuracy and completeness.Who you will work with
You’ll be reporting to the Merchandising Information Manager within the APLA Merchandising Operations Team. You will directly support both the Geo Consumer Merchandising Team and the Territory Merchandising Team. You’ll also work with several partners including: Pricing, Assortment Planning, Inventory Planning, Marketplace Operations, and Consumer Insights & Analytics.What you bring
- Bachelor's degree required, or equivalent combination of education and experience and training
- Minimum 2 years’ overall experience
- Relevant experience in a Product, Merchandising, Retail Sales or Buying is strongly preferred but not required
- Ability to work both independently and in groups, balancing multiple priorities at once to meet tight deadlines
- Open to learning/trying new things, exhibiting information-seeking skills and a drive for results
- Effective at communicating to diverse audiences
- Experience and comfort in navigating ambiguity
- Possesses analytical skills and experience with quantitative functions
- Proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint
Nike requires all applicants for this position to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire, unless otherwise required by law. As an equal opportunity employer, Nike will make accommodations to individuals who cannot be vaccinated in accordance with applicable law.
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.