Nike Footwear Costing Manager in Beaverton, Oregon
WHAT YOU BRING
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
3+ years of material costing/finance experience or 6+ years of sourcing, manufacturing, operations, or supply chain
Leadership and management experience a plus
Knowledge of footwear construction, material manufacturing, and costing preferred
Exposure to raw material commodity markets and forecasting
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Advanced MS Excel and MS PowerPoint skills preferred
Ability to work in a deadline driven environment
Strong attention to detail and process orientation
Experience investigating, capturing and maintaining material/product data in an information management system
Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally, including the ability to collaborate with and influence all levels of management
Great teammate, proactive, flexible and with a desire to learn and grow
Cultural awareness and a champion for diversity, inclusion, and belonging
Ability to travel 5%
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
We’re looking for an innovative individual capable of identifying, crafting, and approaching material costing through an enterprise lens, while also effectively communicating with global teammates, working cross-culturally and valuing differences. The ideal candidate will bring a curious mentality, proactive approach, and a critical focus on cost transparency. The candidate needs to be organized, detail oriented, and thrive in problem solving environments.
WHAT WILL YOU WORK ON?
As an integral part of the Footwear Material Costing team, you will be partnering with functional subject matter specialists to research industry commodity variables, develop measurable should cost models, and translate macro raw material trends into finished material cost expectations. You will be responsible for monitoring global commodity markets, identify value engineering insights, and inform supply chain cost negotiations and planning strategies. You will help establish critical cost management processes and governance through key standardization and financial practices.
WHO WILL YOU WORK WITH?
You will report to the Footwear Material Costing Director, while working closely with Material Sourcing, Operations, Finance and Global Business Planning teams. You will connect with Material Developers, Chemical Engineers, Suppliers, and Factory Partners to understand manufacturing processes and associated sustainability initiatives. In your role, you will serve as a key contact for footwear material specific costing trends, strategies and metrics.
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, protected veteran status, or disability. NIKE is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call +1 503-671-4156 and let us know the nature of your request, your location and your contact information.
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