Director, Continuous Improvement-Supply Chain

Director, Continuous Improvement-Supply Chain

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1040251BR

What you'll do at

Walmart Logistics is building a new team to bring zero-loss, TPM and Lean principles and methodologies to drive our next key breakthroughs within our Distribution network and facilities across the US. As a member and leader of this team, our Directors will act as servant leaders by teaching, coaching and mentoring all levels in the organization. The Director will create a culture of continuous improvement that sustains by transferring their knowledge and skills to allow our associates to become engaged, enabled and empowered to own processes and solve problems.

Successful candidates will have experience managing a multi-site continuous improvement organization (Total productive maintenance, World class manufacturing) with a track record of process driven results.

In addition to the above, the Director Continuous Improvement, Supply Chain will have the opportunity to:

• Cultivate an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
• Develop and implement strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
• Develop and leverage internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
• Travel extensively throughout their assigned divisions to build strategic capabilities and problem solving abilities amongst our supply chain associates

Minimum Qualifications

• 2 years supervisory experience OR 2 years experience leading cross-functional teams.
• Bachelor s degree in business, social science, communications, or related field and 4 years experience in retail merchandising, operations, or related field OR 6 years experience in retail merchandising, operations, or related field, including 2 years project management experience.

Preferred Qualifications

• 3-5 years of experience running a full site operation (multi-disciplinary) in an operational excellence environment ·
• 5 years of experience managing a multi-site continuous improvement organization (Total productive maintenance, World class manufacturing)
• Experience leading change initiatives
• Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or similar technical field
• Proven track record of process driven results

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?

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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

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