Nike Event Presentation Systems Manager in Portland, Oregon

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

Nike corporate campuses provide environments to maximize employees’ full potential. From meticulous landscaping, to state-of-the-art fitness centers, running trails and more, the Nike Facilities teams keep campuses around the world running at peak performance so employees can operate in an environment that inspires innovation. These teams lead the design and construction of Nike’s corporate buildings, supply project management services, ensure workplace security and much more. The end result: an atmosphere that inspires everyone who sets foot on a Nike campus.

Description

As our Presentation Systems Manager, you will develop strategies for AV presentation systems, infrastructure, and processes for Nike’s WHQ conference centers. You will lead a diverse team of professionals to execute on these strategies to ensure the systems are leading edge and always show-ready. Your team will develop standard operating procedures for proper use of the presentation systems and train floor support and event technicians accordingly. You will collaborate with Production Services and other meetings and events leaders to constantly evolve Nike’s conference centers’ services & amenities and leverage your position to influence results and outcomes. You will lead, coach and develop your team to its full potential and manage employee performance using Nike’s Coaching for Excellence. You will collaborate with Enterprise Strategic Partners to ensure front-line work is being conducted at a consistently high level. You'll also manage an operating budget and drive capital improvement projects for the conference centers. To ensure that we continue to hire competent, ethical, and trustworthy individuals, all candidates must successfully complete a thorough background investigation prior to receiving any offer of employment from Nike.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in events/hospitality or related field ispreferred.

  • At least 6 years' management experience in related field required.

  • Superior interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Strong networking and communication skills.

  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely (verbally & written)and develop relationships with Meetings & Events clients, vendors, andcontractors.

  • Strong attention to detail and meeting deadlines.

  • Able to keep manager informed of all aspects of events, projects,and responsibilities.

  • Able to work a flexible schedule driven by event business needswhich may include evenings, weekends, and occasional holidays.

  • Able to travel to/from event locations and venues including thoseoutside of WHQ, as needed.

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications including Word,Excel, and PowerPoint 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.

Job ID: SRC071117WDC-8

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Facilities, Corporate Services