Senior Data Governance Analyst - Data Literacy & Stewardship

Senior Data Governance Analyst - Data Literacy & Stewardship

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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, Inc. it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

NIKE is a technology company. From our flagship website and five-star mobile apps to developing products, managing big data and providing leading edge engineering and systems support, our teams at NIKE Global Technology exist to revolutionize the future at the confluence of tech and sport. We invest and develop advances in technology and employ the most creative people in the world, and then give them the support to constantly innovate, iterate and serve consumers more directly and personally.  Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it.

The marketplace is changing more rapidly than ever before, driven by consolidation in digital engagement, changes in consumer behavior, and reliance on digital channels for commerce. To succeed in this future environment, Nike must leverage commercial and consumer data from strategic partners and its owned retail distribution to better plan and allocate products, fuel innovation, meet consumer demand and build flawless consumer experiences throughout the marketplace.

The Data & Analytics Enablement Team strives to reduce friction associated with the creation, management, sharing, and consumption of trustworthy data across Nike. As Senior Data Governance Analyst you will steer initiatives that enable Nike’s data-driven digital transformation – ensuring that our data is available, consistent, and trusted.


We are seeking a hard-working Senior Data Governance Analyst who is able to unlock business value by driving up our Data Governance maturity. You mobilize others within and beyond your team to develop and embed processes and technologies which make Data Governance quick and easy.

You have a strong record of translating strategy and theory into tangible results, demonstrating a flexible and adaptable communication style to garner support and overcome roadblocks. You challenge the status quo through your own experience and expertise, whilst being able to bring people (at all levels of the organization) along the journey through powerful storytelling. You value progress over perfection and are prepared to step onto the field and lead by example.

The Senior Data Governance Analyst walks the tightrope between business and technology making Data Governance understandable and approachable for everyone in our organization. You bring a steadfast dedication to continuous improvement and are able to develop pragmatic roadmaps which lead Nike toward our strategic Data Governance objectives.


  • Developing and growing data literacy strategy through research, and identification of data strategy including vendor relationship management.
  • Managing timeline of data literacy program releases and identifying risks and blockers with problem-solving recommendations
  • Collaborating with learning management systems to develop and build training and communications
  • Leading and encouraging data domain teams across Nike EMEA geo to engage in data literacy programs
  • Applying storytelling to data analytics with BI tools
  • Co-creating objectives for the purpose of building and implementing an EMEA wide data literacy program for Nike
  • Partner and collaborate with colleagues from Nike’s Head Office in the USA as well as other geographies


  • Expertise in interpreting and communicating Data Analytics concepts such as presenting to stakeholders
  • Experience guiding, leading, and engaging varying audiences in data analytics for organizational impact to improve data-driven decision-making capabilities.
  • Hands-on experience building and implementing internal educational trainings or development programs with measurable outcomes to gauge efficacy
  • Knowledge of digital media content creation preferred such as videos, articles/blogs, social media, or audio programs. Experience using content editing programs is a plus.
  • Eagerness and previous experience to conduct training programs and facilitate workshops on technical topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Metadata, and more
  • Your ability to leverage your strategic mindset and strong communication skills to collaborate effectively with business partners

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.

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