Assistant General Counsel: Brand Marketing & Digital As our Assistant General Counsel in the Brand Marketing and Digital group, you will be responsible for supporting and managing global legal marketing and digital strategies for Nike, Inc in support of its Consumer Direct Offense. Your work will cover an extensive range of matters including, but not limited to: • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts in support the Marketing organization, including advertising, paid media and digital marketing, content production, entertainment, licensing, digital platform, vendor, and marketing partnership deals. • Advising and counseling business leaders on consumer protection, business affairs, advertising law and other legal compliance matters that may impact marketing and advertising and consumer experiences. • Providing practical legal advice for a variety of company strategic initiatives, including marketing, advertising, content production and consumer experiences across various channels. • Identifying and addressing legal compliance issues related to consumer digital experiences, brand marketing activations, promotions, contests & sweepstakes, commerce, consumer data and privacy and other consumer regulatory issues. • Providing strategic analysis of global legal and brand risks and set and drive policies and solutions to achieve business objectives efficiently. • You’ll work on a dynamic team in a fast-paced environment and engage with cross-functional teammate such as local in-country lawyers, privacy lawyers, government affairs and various business groups.
Requirements for the position include: • JD degree • Member, in good standing, of at least one U.S. State Bar and willingness to commit to membership in the Oregon State Bar • 7-10 years experience in the practice of law with a significant focus on marketing and advertising, entertainment and production, and consumer experiences • Proven experience representing corporations in commercial transactions and general business law • Substantive knowledge of laws related to consumer protection • Excellent verbal and written skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels • Bias for action and ability to work independently within a multinational organization • Results driven; proven experience leading strategic projects • Law firm experience and experience in a corporate legal department of a global marketer, consumer digital product, or entertainment organization is preferred • Experience advising on business practices in a global company is preferred. • Proficient in related deal work and how specific contract clauses affect digital experiences, marketing campaigns and partnerships. • Strong team player and ability to work cross-functionally in a complex organizational structure • Sound risk assessment capabilities in rapidly evolving regulated areas • Demonstrated ability to learn business requirements quickly, analyze legal and commercial risks and propose creative, business-oriented solutions
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.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Nike Inc.
Because we exist to serve athletes, we dare to design the future of sport.To us, innovation is about elevating human potential. We obsess the needs of the world’s best athletes, using their insights to create products that are beautiful and useful for everyone.To make big leaps, we take big risks. Incremental change won’t get us to where we want to go fast enough. So we pursue moonshots — like developing the first self-lacing shoe, running the first two-hour marathon, and committing to 100% renewable energy use in our facilities.At Nike, every employee is an explorer. We unite diverse perspectives — scientists and shoe designers, coders and quarterbacks — to share knowledge of the body in motion. We house countless designers and innovators. That includes computer scientists, biomechanists, physiologists, chemists, materials developers — even a planetary astrophysicist.At Nike, it’s in our nature to innovate.Our diverse Nike team is the spark that ignites our imagination and drives innovation. We speak dozens of languages and live in more than 190 countries. We are some of the world’s top designers, engineers and salespeople. From the retail floor to our global offices, differences ...drive our excellence.Nike represents a global culture of sport, style and the pursuit of greatness. We are passionate about potential and believe everyone should have the tools to reach theirs. We invest in our employees, inspiring the new ideas, methods and products that drive the future of sport.