Finance and Economics Management & Business Others Supply Chain and Procurement
March 27, 2020
Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team
NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the worlds 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. its about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR?
The Nike European Headquarters serves athletes* across the whole of EMEA. We are looking for engaging and diverse students that are willing to join our team for a 12-month internship starting August 1st. Our ideal candidate will possess great communication skills, show willingness to learn and is not afraid of challenges. Our internships allow students to be fully immersed in meaningful work that impacts the future of the business. To be successful in the role our interns must be self-starters who are willing to drive innovation in order to win as a team.
WHAT WILL YOU WORK ON?
Our Procurement team helps Nike win by leveraging our suppliers and our scale. We partner with our stakeholders to drive value. We challenge the status quo and bring innovative thinking. We use facts to create leverage. We are motivated by results. And we act as one team across the globe. We live this mission through excellence in analytics, strategy development, stakeholder relationships, strategy execution, negotiating, contracting, and supplier management. Our work spans the entire company, giving our team a unique Nike, Inc. viewpoint.
Across the Procurement function, we have several opportunities available. Depending on your skill set, we will match your experience with the team that fits you the most and you will drive and support strategic initiatives within one of our Procurement pillars: Brand & Marketplace, Technology & Services, Supply Chain or Strategic Capabilities.
Depending on the position you are linked to, your tasks and responsibilities may include:
Prepare and distribute timely and insightful analysis (financial and commercial) to support the Procurement Leadership in decision making;
Conduct market research and investigate best practices to support sourcing projects
Support procurement projects and cross functional initiatives with stakeholders from Nike business units/categories;
By using innovative purchasing approaches and techniques, provide input and direction into business unit planning and performance metrics;
Advise on financial implications of business decisions;
Identify and/or develop relevant management reporting and analytical tools;
Support vendor management and contracting processes with multiple stakeholders involved;
Incorporate best practices from external market into Nike processes i.e. sustainability.
WHAT YOU BRING TO NIKE:
3rd/4th year Bachelor or Master Degree student within Business Administration, Finance, Management, Supply Chain or another related fields;
Fluency in English, with excellent verbal and written communication skills;
Expert in Excel;
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint;
Ability to work in complex environment with multiple stakeholders;
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills; experience in using Data Analytics and Business Intelligence tools is required;
Academic, volunteering or previous internship experiences related to Finance, Business Intelligence, Procurement or Supply Chain are a plus (please include in your CV);
Passion for the Nike brand and sports in general.
IN ORDER TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR AN INTERNSHIP, YOU MUST:
Be a student for the whole duration of the internship (enrolled in a university/higher education institution)
Be available for a 12 month full-time internship starting August 1st, 2020
Please be advised that if you dont meet all of the above criteria, we wont be able to consider you for this internship.
Start date: August 1st 2020
End date: August 13th 2021
DEADLINE TO APPLY:
Please submit your CV in English by March 25th, 2020
(be advised, if we reach maximum capacity before that we will close applications earlier)
Successful candidates will be contacted by mid-April for the first stage of the selection (digital interview).
The final round of interviews will take place throughout May.
We recommend that you only apply for the position you believe you are most suited to, if your skillset is more suitable to a different role, we will consider your application for this position also.
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.