Skip Navigation

Brand Strategy Planning & Operations Manager, Nike East- North America

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

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.'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.


The Strategy, Planning and Operations Manager for NYC/East Territory is responsible for supporting the Brand team to deliver critical aspects of the Consumer Direct Offense in the most important city for Nike in NA and the world. In this role, you will span both Strategic Brand Planning as well as Brand Operations as it relates to serving the entire NYC brand team. Reporting to the Strategy, Planning and Operations Director of NYC/East, you will work closely with the Sr. Brand Director of Categories to create imaginative ways of working to impact the City Offense with all categories and functions.

The Strategy, Planning and Operations Manager will partner with Director of Consumer Insights to own, strengthen and evolve Nike’s internal insights platform as well as facilitate additional requests for research as well as consumer insights to support holistic brand and marketing plan led out of Nike NYHQ. Additionally, you will play a critical role supporting all integrated strategic planning gates from ideation to final implementation and de-brief.

You will take the lead on the creation and implementation of systems, processes, and resources that increase efficiency and effectiveness of brand marketing team—specifically seasonal planning process, budget forecasting and management as well as in-market executions. In addition, you will own, update, and share all team calendars, timelines, and project trackers—ensure all projects continue to move forward, and full team is clear on flying formation and roles and responsibilities.

  • 6-8 years’ experience in highly complex, fast-paced creative marketing environment. Account management, project management experience is a plus.
  • Highly organized, with a strategic approach to team efficiency and effectiveness
  • Top-notch written and visual communication skills (keynote master)
  • Subject matter expertise in general creative processes related to brand developing and consumer engagement
  • Understanding and POV on contemporary culture, specifically in NYC

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.

Job ID 00429116

Nike Job Alerts

Sign up to stay up-to-date on our latest opportunities.

Sign Up

Interested InSelect a job category from the list of options. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

  • Marketing, New York, United StatesRemove
  • Marketing & Communications, New York, United StatesRemove

*Required field