North America Close Accountant Vacancies in Nike Beaverton, OR

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About the job

Today, the opportunities for growth across NIKE, Inc.’s business portfolio offer more potential than ever. Nike Finance employees play a key role in that progress by identifying and capitalizing on opportunities to drive value for every Nike shareholder. Across Nike’s diverse geographies and businesses, Finance employees deliver far more than just the numbers!

Who We Are Looking For

As the North America Close Accountant, you will be a critical player to enable a timely and accurate consolidated close with a specific focus on North America Retail. You will partner with Technology and Finance teams to drive cross-functional process improvements, and proactively identify and communicate issues that might impact critical close processes.

You will actively participate as a key team member and subject matter expert as the organization implements a number of transformative initiatives by providing insight to drive operational close efficiencies in both NIKE’s current system landscape, as well as in the implementation process of a new ERP.

What You Will Work On

  • Execute accounting processes and maintain effective internal controls across the North America Retail system landscape
  • Systematic closing of multiple legal entities and systems with a primary focus on North America and WHQ
  • Perform SOX controls and reconciliations key to the closing process
  • Contribute to design decisions and play a key role in the development of NIKE’s new ERP
  • Serve as the subject matter expert and owner of NA retail close, proactively communicating close status and updates across Controlling, Finance, and Operations teams
  • Partner with the broader Record to Report Operations and Strategic Initiatives team to support the development of world-class policies, processes, and controls
  • Being part of the larger NIKE Controlling Organization; embracing best practices and driving process excellence, including LEAN initiatives over existing processes

Who You Will Work With

You will be part of the Controlling organization reporting to the Global Close Accounting Manager and part of the broader Legal Entity Record to Report Team. You will also work cross-functionally with stakeholders from Controlling, Finance, and Technology business units.

What You Bring

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or a related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience and training
  • Minimum of 3 years relevant experience in accounting or related function
  • Advanced level proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Experience with SAP is a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to effectively communicate status, issues, and risks with senior leadership
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple projects at once, operate with a high degree of ambiguity, and drive clarity
  • Strong enthusiasm and passion for the NIKE brand!

Company: Nike

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Associate 

Job Location: Beaverton, OR

Application Deadline: N/A

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