Problem-solvers. Status quo-challengers. Connectors. The roles of NIKE, Inc. Procurement employees stretch far beyond conventional procurement. The company’s relentless pursuit of product innovation and sustainable growth demands bold new ways of doing business – including supplier engagement. Nike Procurement partners with teammates around the world, securing the best supplier relationships to drive business success. The team maximizes the value and reach of the company’s investments in external resources: product materials, marketing services, digital tools, temporary labor, high-tech manufacturing equipment and other products and services to fuel business growth and sustainability. With expertise in market analytics, sourcing strategies, negotiation, supplier relationship management and more, the team brings procurement excellence to the rest of NIKE, Inc.