Senior Manager II, Merchandising Operations - Inventory Analytics

Wal-Mart Bentonville , AR 72716

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Introduction

Want to use your critical thinking & problem-solving abilities to influence the future of omni-channel inventory decisions & product availability?

The Senior Manager II, Merchandising Operations

  • Inventory Analytics is a critical thought-leadership role with a focus on defining & enabling the future of omni-channel customer availability across all merchandising business units. Sitting at the intersection of customer expectations, business process, supply chain constraints, and product development, you will rely on vision and business partner influence to shape the development of our systems & products for years to come. Reporting to the Director of Strategy & Analytics

  • Merchandise Operations, you will leverage your analytical prowess to transform complex data into relevant insights that fuel business process improvement, product capability requirements, and aspirational technology needs. Your work in these areas will re-shape the way in which we deploy resources to enable an end-to-end supply chain capable of supporting availability however customers choose to interact with Walmart.

You'll sweep us off our feet if

  • You've got analytical skillsas practitioner of common analytical languages & data visualization tools, such as: SQL/Google BigQuery, R, Tableau, PowerBI, etc

  • You know big dataand, most importantly, how to translate complex information into user-friendly insights, tools, product requirements, etcinfluencing business strategy

  • You're familiar working around product, data science, & tech teamsbring new business capabilities to life.

  • You're a visionary anticipating where customer expectations are heading to help shape a strategy for Walmart leapfrog competition while balancing the needs of today.

  • You're inspiringleading broad organizational changes isn't easy, but you educate and motivate others to move forward through effective storytelling.

  • You build trust quickly & lead by influencecreating sustainable business impact through partnership, as well as end-to-end ownership.

You'll make an impact by:

  • Providing data-driven insights and analysis to influence the development and deployment of business strategies.

  • Setting strategic direction on corporate initiatives related to business technology capabilities (products) and evolves work processes to leverage automation for an enhanced Walmart customer experience.

  • Driving visibility to business performance by defining KPIs, and how they will be measured and monitored for broad utilization across large groups of stakeholders.

  • Becoming an invaluable strategic partner to internal stakeholders by partnering with various internal teams to unify business processes, identify opportunities for automation, and scale best practice & governance across the organization.

  • Communicating effectively to achieve leadership support and influence large groups of cross-functional stakeholders.

  • Performing business &/or statistical analysis to understand drivers of performance, predict outcomes, and influence business decisions.

  • Partnering with data science teams to leverage advanced predictive analytics for various business use cases.

  • Successfully navigating in ambiguous environments, with multiple cross-functional stakeholders, in pursuit of end-to-end business process improvement.

  • Promoting and supporting company mission, values, & standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to others in their use and application; ensuring compliance; and utilizing and supporting the Open-Door Policy.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Benefits & Perks:

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

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 Business Administration, Retail Merchandising, or related field and 4 years' experience in business management, merchandising, or related area OR 6 years' experience in business management, merchandising, or related area.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Project Management, Supervising Associates

Project Management

  • Project Management Professional

  • Certification, Six Sigma Black Belt

  • Certification, Six Sigma Green Belt

  • Certification

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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 sustainability-and 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 industries-all 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?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity - unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

"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 Museum-NWA has something for everyone.

Discover NW Arkansas

  • Art

Crystal Bridges Museum

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

  • Culture

Walton Arts Center

Arkansas' premiere center for visual arts and entertainment.

  • Education

The Amazeum

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

  • Commune

Botanical Gardens

42 acres of premiere public garden space.

  • Explore

Devil'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, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents

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

  • Associate discounts in-store and online

  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

  • Parental Leave

  • Pay during military service

  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental

  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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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