Skip Navigation

Category Merchandising Manager - Young Athletes

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.

For Nike, Inc. merchants, everything begins and ends with the consumer. The Nike Merchandising team understands consumer needs and market capacity to create the right product mix for marketplaces around the world. From stores to online, this team helps bring the seasonal category visions to life. The Merchandising team has the unique ability to see beyond trends to identify what’s next to deliver the right product to the right places at the right time and price.

Description
Category Merchandising Manager 

For Nike merchants, everything begins and ends with the consumer. The Nike Merchandising team understands consumer needs and market capacity to create the right product mix for marketplaces around the world. They blend art with science to bring Nike’s category vision to life in all retail environments from stores to online. The Merchandising team has the unique ability to see beyond trends to identify what’s next and deliver the right products, in the right places at the right time and price.
Core Competencies:

Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing or related field required.
Minimum 5 years' of proven and tested experience in merchandising, buying or integrated retail related role. Fully proficient skills in product merchandising/buying, retail acumen, marketplace knowledge, consumer knowledge and line planning based on facts and analysis.
Proven ability to create and apply creative thinking, including retail execution, color application in assortments, and visual presentation development.

Fluent in English. Strong written and verbal communication skills, including meeting facilitation and presentations to geo and global counterpart.

Experience in a cross functional work environment, project management or matrix organization, being able to work independently while still be a good team player.

Ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives, network, influence, and utilize internal and external resources as well as demonstrated leadership capability, including the ability to inspire and mentor others within a work group.

Strong and passionate brand understanding and ability to deliver a premium consumer experience.

Proficiency with Microsoft applications including PowerPoint, Word and Excel

Ability to travel up to 10% of time


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 10466

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.

  • Merchandising, Shanghai, Shanghai Municipality, ChinaRemove

*Required field