The nature of the work is focused on providing analytic & process support to improve Nike Retail product flow. Analyze store and business processes to identify opportunities for improvements that increase profitability or efficiency. Bring Lean/Process Excellence expertise to bear in identifying waste, value-add activities, and cycle time reduction opportunities in current product flow process. Partner with business leads in Planning, Allocations, Store Ops, Supply Chain, Transportation, and Finance to define and develop program projects and identify best practice sharing opportunities through stakeholder interviews. Manage multiple workstreams at once and provide recommendations based on analysis and process excellence expertise to drive decision making. Maintain frequent communication with business partners soliciting feedback and advice on business processes. Maintain knowledge of all current store and business planning systems and processes within functional area of expertise.
As a NA Product Flow Optimization Program Lead – Process Excellence, you’ll support the Product Flow Optimization program team by providing smart business decisions through analysis and process excellence thinking. You will work directly with the program manager to support projects, project business cases, and project management. You will develop, drive, and track progress for program workstreams and provide program manager with regular updates on program tracking. You will identify gaps/risks in delivering project solutions on time and within budget. You will be expected to interact regularly with key stakeholder and business partners within the NA DTC headquarters team.