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.
From our flagship website and five-star mobile apps to social media, digital marketing and the retail store experience, our teams at NIKE Digital are reimagining how design and technology meet to serve consumers more directly and personally. We invest in cutting-edge technologies and work with the most creative people in the world. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it.
The job posting will expire Thursday April 8th, 2021, midnight! WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
We, the Nike Direct Merchandising Operations team, support the day-to-day operations for both our digital and store business. We work in an exciting and dynamic environment which is a key growth area of the organization. As part of a broader operations team, we continuously learn from each other. There’s never a dull moment!
Merchandising Operations Coordinators (MOCs) make sure we can bring our product assortment to our consumers across all Nike retail channels (Digital, Full Price, Value channels) every season. This role is specifically focused on operational tasks enabling the categories to plan, buy and trade the seasonal product line.
This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is passionate about retail and Nike’s products to begin their career with Nike retail at a time of huge growth, in a role where they will gain insight into all areas of the retail organisation.
Our best MOCs are detail-oriented, able to adapt to new situations quickly, like to think outside the box to solve problems efficiently, and can communicate well to a broad set of stakeholders across the business.
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON
Each MOC supports a Category Squad that plans, buys and trades product across all Nike channels. You are their primary contact for all contract, product information and operational matters.
In a typical week you will be responsible for entering the product assortment for your category and channel into our systems and setting up product information (e.g. pricing or launch dates) to make sure data flows correctly into downstream systems. In a highly dynamic retail environment you continuously keep the assortment in our systems up-to-date.
You will be responsible for monitoring all systems and tools to ensure data accuracy. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in the implementation of new system functionalities and support process improvements.
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
Working in a diverse team which spans across all Nike Direct channels (Digital, Full Price stores, Value channels), you will report to the EMEA Merchandising Operations management team. You will have daily contact with the MOC team and Category Squad, a team comprising Merchants, Planners, Allocators and MOCs.
WHAT YOU BRING
1+ year of working experience in retail or operations related field.
The right mix of analytical skills, attention to detail, operational mindset and affinity with retail and sports.
Solid Excel knowledge and ability to pick up new systems quickly.
Strong professional English-language communication skills, both written and oral.
Contribution to a collaborative team environment where diverse backgrounds, skills and perspectives are brought together to achieve common goals.
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.