Nordstrom Jobs – Director Corporate Strategy

Job Description:

The ideal Strategy Director leads the development of strategic projects across the Business Strategy team’s key focus areas: functional support (e.g., merchandise, marketing, supply chain), business unit support (e.g., Nordstrom,,, and internal growth initiatives (e.g., acquisition, geographic expansion).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Negotiate and mediate with senior leaders across multiple functions in the development and execution of strategy
  • Write and communicate complex business issues in a simple, impactful way, generating compelling written documents for executive level audiences and working teams
  • Manage the day-to-day work of your team and reinforce a performance-focused team environment that ensures everyone is contributing according to their strengths while also developing new skills and growing in their careers
  • Continue to make an impact on the team or chart your path into the business—either in the merchandising function or beyond—and be part of the next generation of strategic and data-driven leaders at Nordstrom
  • Work with senior leaders to deliver and create focus around key strategic priorities based on a keen understanding of industry trends, competitive dynamics and customer needs in an evolving marketplace
  • Bring structure and thought leadership to highly ambiguous problems; manage team in synthesizing insights from analysis and ensure credible, actionable recommendations
  • Develop rigorous, fact based, quantitative analysis to support recommendations. Ensure strategic and financial soundness and alignment of recommendations.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to prioritize tasks in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • Strong Collaborator who demonstrates the ability to influence beyond the scope of position
  • Excellent verbal and precise written communication skills with attention to detail
  • MBA or equivalent
  • 7 – 10+ years of prior work experience
  • Prior management consulting, investment banking and / or Retail experience preferred
  • Ability to effectively build relationships with internal partners, peers and leadership

Job Details:

Company:  Nordstrom

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Seattle, WA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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