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, Inc. Product Development is key to making next-level products. The first spark of an idea puts the team in motion, ultimately transforming a designer’s sketch into a commercially viable product. The teams of developers, testers, engineers and designers collaborate on refining each product’s construction, fit and style. Using advancements in technology and sustainable design, the Product Development teams accelerate innovation while reflecting the soul of sport.
Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.’s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike’s products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike’s rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.
Nike does more than outfit the world’s best athletes. We’re a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries, and push out the edges of what can be. We’re looking for people who can grow, think, dream, and create. We thrive in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards imagination. We seek achievers, leaders, and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about bringing what you have, to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
Our Purchasing team helps AIR MI win by leveraging our suppliers and our scale. We partner with our stakeholders to drive value, challenge the status quo and bring innovative thinking. We use facts to create leverage.
We are looking for an impact-driven Purchasing – Sourcing and Procurement Supervisor who will join the Purchasing team at Air MI in Goodyear, AZ. You will gain exposure to all elements of our manufacturing organization – engineering, tooling, facilities & maintenance, production, technology, and so on. You will partner with these functional stakeholders to understand their buying strategy and needs.
Specifically, you will:
Drive purchasing operational excellence which includes leveraging preferred purchasing/transaction methods, payment methodology and working capital principles
Perform purchasing transactions related to procurement operations (PO, requisitions, vendor master, supplier relationship management, invoice problem solving)
Support the implementation of purchasing operational policies, processes and procedures to elevate purchasing and procurement operations and improve performance metrics
Collaborate with NIKE Purchasing and Procurement team members to leverage best practices, tools, and to ensure process consistency
You will tackle challenging hands-on work, gain exposure to diverse stakeholders, and share in the success of the projects assigned.
Proficiency with Purchasing and Procurement tools e.g. Pega, Coupa or other PO workflow
Previous work in manufacturing environment
Strong Excel skills
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Business coursework experience preferred
Project management abilities/experience
Ability to deal with ambiguity, creative problem solver & want to get their “hands dirty”
Able to think on their feet and articulate problems well
Passion for the Nike brands
Experience in SAP
Previous experience or coursework focused on procurement, operations, supply chain, or finance
Track-record of demonstrating an entrepreneurial spirit in fast-paced environment
General financial skills/knowledge
Previous experience in a manufacturing environment 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.