Senior Manager II, Operations Transformation - Sam's Club

Wal-Mart Bentonville , AR 72716

Posted 2 months ago

Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices by leading an internal team; partnering with cross-functional teams across the business; developing assessments of key opportunities; documenting project scopes; developing long-range plans and project timelines; and communicating with and influencing decision-makers and executives within the organization. Leads change from concept to implementation to achieve desired results by identifying and defining transformational change and processes; validating value and priority; creating both short-term and long-term project plans to implement processes; assessing readiness for change; managing expectations; adjusting approaches to have positive company change adopted by the entire organization; ensuring timely project management from pilot to the execution stage; and implementing sustainable processes through the business unit. Consults with internal organizations on strategic initiatives by developing high-level project plans to achieve strategic goals; prioritizing and executing work streams within corporate strategies; integrating and prioritizing timelines, tasks, analysis, and team assignments; and ensuring proper planning, testing, and delivery of high-level strategic initiatives. Drives accountability to achieve goals within a cross-functional area by developing strong relationships with stakeholders; influencing strategy direction and deliverables; recommending technical and conceptual ideas to establish understanding and acceptance; and reporting results and deliverables to supervisors and stakeholders. Manages a portion of the department budget and profit and loss (P&L) by forecasting resource needs and expenses for personnel, travel, and other variable items; monitoring actual expenses versus budget; and making adjustments as necessary. Ensures systems strategy implementation by partnering with Walmart and International Innovations, Sam's Information Systems Division (ISD) and all business units to ensure common vision and execution; collaborating with internal and external teams to understand needs and align systems resources to solve issues; and developing a rolling 2-year plan to support 5-year strategy and vision. 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 Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations Management or related field and 4 years' experience in engineering, project management, supply chain, operations management, or related field OR 6 years' experience in engineering, project management, supply chain, operations management, or related field. 1 year's experience using intermediate functionality of Microsoft Office (for example, Word, Excel). Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Corporate Strategy, Innovations, Project Management, Supervising Associates

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Operations Management or related field and 4 years' experience in engineering, project management, supply chain, operations management, or related field OR 6 years' experience in engineering, project management, supply chain, operations management, or related field. 1 year's experience using intermediate functionality of Microsoft Office (for example, Word, Excel).

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.

"Our leadership invests in every associate and it's up to us to change the course of retailand we're doing it every day. I feel unstoppable." Diane, Project 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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