Sourcing Analyst, Outbound Transportation

Nike Inc.
Beaverton, OR, USA
Posted 18 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.

Who are we looking for

We are looking for a data driven personality who has the strong ability to use data to answer questions and support strategic objectives including sourcing activities. This role sits within our Global Procurement function here at NIKE. We need someone who will thrive working in a dynamic fast paced environment. You are a detailed oriented individual who can support the complete sourcing process with analytics, project coordination and critical thinking. The ideal candidate will bring experience facilitating sourcing events, deep analytical skills and strong written and verbal communication to internal and external Nike collaborators.

What you will you work on

You will be responsible for supporting Nike’s Global Procurement Outbound Supply Chain Team throughout the sourcing process. If this is you, you will support the TCO strategy using the 7-Step Strategic Sourcing Process which includes: stage gates, spend analysis, requirements planning, risk management, market analysis, strategy development, competitive bidding (RFx), supplier negotiations, supplier selection, contracting, supplier management, cost savings methodology, performance reporting, and proficiency with sourcing tools and analytics.

You will review data sets, synthesize information and provide summary views to Sourcing Managers and Category Leads. You will communicate with internal and external partners on a regular basis, and work together as a team to drive successful RFx events.

Who will you work with

You will work within the Global Procurement Supply Chain team and focus on outbound transportation. You will engage and collaborate with the Category Strategists, Sourcing Managers and Analysts throughout the Supply Chain team on a regular basis. In this role you will report to the Global Procurement Director of Outbound Transportation.

What you bring

Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain, IT, analytics, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience leading, facilitating or coordinating sourcing events desired.

Ability to build trusting and meaningful relationships with cross functional collaborator group.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated ability to analyze and interpret data.

Proficiency with Microsoft applications including advanced Excel and PowerPoint

Experience with Tableau, Cognos, Alteryx or other Business Intelligence tools

Experience with Sourcing tools like Coupa, Jagger, GT Nexus, TMS preferred

An understanding of SQL, Python or other programming languages preferred.

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.

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