Nike Converse Director of Communications, Product in Boston, Massachusetts

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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.

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Description

Converse Communications Team

We tell engaging and impactful stories to help the world connect with Converse’s brand, purpose and products.

We set the narrative and correct the record, build and defend the Converse brand. We are creative problem-solvers. We are curious, tough, quick-witted and entrepreneurial. Our experience is diverse, we have killer attitudes, and most importantly the ability and openness to think and do in new ways. We are solution oriented, flexible and self-driving. We can change course quickly, think big and start small, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Director of Communications, Product

The Product Communications Director will create and drive compelling narratives, campaigns, and announcements that help our consumers connect with our products and our brand around the world.

Work will focus on telling stories that build awareness of and tell a story around our products and our brand work. The role requires a communications rockstar who can build strategic communications plans that differentiate our brand, position our products and build engaging and compelling experiences for media that result in strong headlines and in-depth product stories across all media channels.

This role requires communications with internal stakeholders, our consumers, enthusiasts and of course, the media. You will work closely with marketing, sales, product and design teams.

Responsibilities

  • Designand deliver creative communications campaigns and narratives.

  • Driveawareness of our products through stories in influential publications andthrough awareness campaigns.

  • Buildand maintain relationships with key media.

  • Manageproduct launches and announcements.

  • Developwritten materials, including product messaging, announcement plans, FAQs,etc.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’sdegree

  • Aminimum 10 years relevant work experience.

  • Previous experience working with fashion,footwear and lifestyle brands is preferred, not required.

  • Aself-starter who instinctively and consistently creates personal andprofessional stretch goals and meets them.

  • Workswell with others with the ability to build trust with the team and workeffectively in a highly collaborative team environment

  • Skilledat planning, organizing, prioritizing and executing simultaneous projectsand activities. Proven ability to work well under pressure and adaptquickly to change.

  • Excellentwriting and editing skills.

  • Curiosityand ability to think creatively, flexibility, and with a sense of humor.

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: 00341717

Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston

Job Category: Communications, Converse I, Marketing & Communications, Converse