Regional Fresh Operations Director - Walmart Central Operations

Wal-Mart Bentonville , AR 72716

Posted 2 months ago

Develops strategies to increase positive business impact within fresh for assigned region and oversees their implementation by evaluating competitors, internal and external influences, threats, and industry trends; analyzing key performance indicators and trends and developing regional conclusions; developing regional strategies for fresh operations and gaining buy-in from regional operations leadership; ensuring that regional level strategies are aligned with company's fresh Merchandising, Logistics and Operation's strategies; evaluating programs and developing program changes based on regional needs; overseeing implementation solutions for fresh strategic initiatives; overseeing implementation and determining effectiveness of training programs that support fresh; and tracking performance results and adapting strategy to increase positive impact initiatives. Drives fresh area financial and operational performance for assigned region by reviewing and influencing budgeting, processes, and performance across the region; managing the fresh profit and loss statements (P&L) for the region; tracking and analyzing key financial metrics (for example, sales, profit, gross margin, shrink, key expense lines, food waste); evaluating and addressing financial and inventory performance; collaborating with Operation's regional leadership to address underperforming markets and stores and performance accountability; developing and overseeing necessary operational changes; and communicating financial results to senior leadership team to align on corrective actions taken and root causes resolved with Field and Home Office Teams. Drives the execution of fresh operational improvement programs focused on the customer experience within the region by conducting store visits and program audits; soliciting and consolidating feedback from regional and market support teams; identifying and investigating concerns and areas of opportunity (for example, food safety, compliance, waste reduction, supply chain process impact); teaching and training on fresh processes, programs and procedures; analyzing and addressing the root cause of issues; collaborating with stakeholders(for example, store management, regional leadership, Merchants, Replenishment, Logistics) to develop solutions; providing guidance, direction and training on solution and program improvements; collaborating with regional leadership to build action plans and ensure stores are enabled to succeed; and leading the implementation of regional action plans. Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Food Science, Business or related field and 4 years' experience in agricultural quality control, agronomy, food retail management, or related field OR 6 years' experience in agricultural quality control, agronomy, food retail management, or related field. Valid driver's license. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Analytics - Big Data, Data Analysis and Insights, Profit and Loss (P&L) Responsibility, Quality Assurance (QA), Supervising Associates

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Agronomy, Food Science, Business or related field and 4 years' experience in agricultural quality control, agronomy, food retail management, or related field OR 6 years' experience in agricultural quality control, agronomy, food retail management, or related field. Valid driver's license.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainabilityand everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industriesall while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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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