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.
NIKE, Inc.'s storytellers, Marketing and Communication sets the brand tone. A creative force of specialists tell Nike’s stories of innovation and sport through advertising, brand strategy, digital engagement and product presentation. Using channels ranging from retail stores to social media, Marketing & Communication teams connect the science and art of Nike innovations to the hearts and minds of athletes around the world.
NIKE is one of the most recognizable brands in the world. That brand dominance is achieved through every facet of our business – from innovative products to five-star mobile apps to amazing consumer experiences. Nike’s Worldwide Marketing team powers storytelling and experiences that bring the brand strategies to life for our consumers. We employ the most creative people in the world, and then give them the support to constantly innovate, iterate and form lasting relationships with consumers. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking marketing into the future and bringing the world with it. Come join us!
Our Marketing Vanguard Program (MVP) is a 2-year program focused on growing the next generation of Nike Brand leaders. We will provide you with an extensive core curriculum of on-the-job experience, leadership mentorship and personal development.
Who we are looking for
For this prestigious program, we’re looking for digital natives who are passionate about fusing art and science to define the marketing skillset of the future. Participants will further refine the existing consumer and brand planning experience to develop innovative marketing strategies to drive deep & lasting consumer relationships. This role will work across all phases of marketing, from concepting to production to activation. We believe in delivering a premium, compelling, and authentic experience to all MVP program participants.
What you'll experience
Throughout 4 different rotations over 24 months, you will receive on-the-job experiences within, but not limited to, Brand Marketing, Consumer Direct Marketing, Planning & Operations, and Brand Creative functional areas. You'll also work with a variety of Worldwide Marketing leaders to build the future of sport through consumer-right marketing plans. Key stakeholders and partners may include:
Consumer Direct Marketing
Brand Defining, Athletes & Purpose
GEO Consumer Construct Segment Directors
This role will also be a member of a MVP cohort, navigating a similar experience across the Nike business and matrix together.
Art: Marketing Mix Modeling, Creativity and Inspiration
Science: Digital First Approach, Product Knowledge, Sports knowledge
Grow Yourself. Push to learn, expand and grow through a curious and infinite mentality.
Grow Together. Focus first and foremost on helping your team grow by investing time in them and advancing the common objectives.
Grow the Business. Think as an enterprise leader, always making decisions based on our strategic priorities and seeking to grow our brand and business. You courageously bring strategic direction while taking informed risks to showcase a bold, creative and innovative attitude.
Cultivate Inclusion and Trust. Drive collaboration with a process-oriented approach and find ways to drive efficient work. Understand and prioritize the value of diversity in its most vast definition. Listen and amplify every voice.
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.
Masters Marketing / MBA level candidates (2nd year) with 0-3 years of marketing experience.
Global perspective/experience optimal.
Collaborative, innovative, and strategic problem solver, with a proven track record to drive and deliver results.
Passion for sport and Nike.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Nike Inc
Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. TeamNIKE, 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.