Merchant - Sam's Club

Wal-Mart Bentonville , AR 72716

Posted 3 days ago

  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects

  • Ensures business needs are being met

  • Good financial performance is not only dependent on implementing budgets but can also be an indicator of how we are serving our members. Executing on well-supported short and long-term financial plans and operating as an Every Day Low Cost (EDLC) organization is the lifeblood of our company. This is modeled

  • Planning is an important part of the buying process. As a Merchant, you will be expected to develop and implement category and subcategory plans that align with company initiatives. Appropriate execution of plans will improve club-level execution and help to drive financial results. You will accomplish this

  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

  • The Merchant is responsible for developing and fostering productive relationships with our suppliers. Imparting the Sam's Club way of working, driving efficiencies, and ensuring accountability within our supplier community is essential. Merchants act as the driving force behind this effort. Some of the ways our Merchants ensure this are

Minimum Qualifications

  • 1 year's experience creating and analyzing profit and loss statements.

  • Bachelor s degree in Business or related field and 2 years experience in merchandising or related field OR 4 years experience in merchandising or related field OR Bachelor's degree in Business and the succesful completion of a Sam's Club Merchandising internship.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5 years' experience in merchandising or related field.

About Sam's Club

Sam Walton opened the first Sam's Club in 1983 to meet a growing need among customers who wanted to buy merchandise in bulk. Since then, Sam's Club has grown rapidly, opening more than 600 clubs in the U.S. and 100 clubs internationally. By offering affordable, wholesale merchandise to members, Sam's Club helps make saving simple for families and small business owners.

Sam's Club employs about 110,000 associates in the U.S. The average club is 134,000 square feet and offers bulk groceries and general merchandise. Most clubs also have specialty services, such as a pharmacy, an optical department, a photo center, or a tire and battery center.

"Working at Walmart is about being part of something bigger than yourself. The work we do impacts families and communities across the world." Hannah, Sourcing Manager

Hello, NW Arkansas

With over 200 miles of trails, an emerging locally-sourced food scene, the world-renowned Crystal Bridges MuseumNWA has something for everyone.

Discover NW Arkansas

  • ArtCrystal Bridges Museum

Celebrate the American spirit in a setting that unites the beauty of art and the power of nature.

  • CultureWalton Arts Center

Arkansas' premiere center for visual arts and entertainment.

  • EducationThe Amazeum

An interactive children's museum that's fun for the whole family.

  • CommuneBotanical Gardens
    42 acres of premiere public garden space.

  • ExploreDevil's Den State Park

Located on 2,500 acres, Devil's Den State Park is the perfect place to explore Arkansas' natural beauty.

  • come together

Fayetteville Square

The best of shopping and restaurants, right in the heart of Fayetteville.

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options

  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents

  • Associate discounts in-store and online

  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more

  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

Frequently asked questions

  • On average, how long does it take to fill out an application?

On average, it takes 45-60 minutes to complete your application for the first time. Subsequent applications will take less time to apply as our system saves some of your application information. Please note that some positions require the completion of assessments in order to receive consideration for that role. Those would take additional time.

  • Can I change my application after submitting?

No, you cannot change your application after submitting, so please make sure that everything is finalized before you hit the submit button.

  • How do you protect my personal information?

Processing of information on paper is minimal, and Walmart processes application information using an applicant tracking system (ATS). Access to the data within the ATS is restricted to authorized personnel, and the system itself is held to high security standards by Walmart.

  • What are the recommended Internet Browsers for applying for open roles?
  • Internet Explorer 8.0+
  • Firefox 4.0+
  • Safari 4.0+
  • Chrome 12+

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