Senior Manager II Produce Joint Sourcing
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
- Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 1057862BR
What you'll do at
• Setting up RFQ process using Trade Extensions
• Analyzing Bids to evaluate sourcing decisions
• Providing insight & recommendations for negotiations
• Reviewing alignment decisions
• Finalizing Awards
• Tracking Timeline milestones and due dates
• Providing supplier performance trends and category analysis
• Anticipating potential gaps in supply, determining risk exposure and identifying solutions & contingency plans
• Forecasting & reporting on key financial metrics and reconciling volume, cost and value unlock to sourcing plan
- Develops Joint Sourcing Strategy aligned with GPS, IPL and Markets
- Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
- Ensures business needs are being met
- Manages supplier base for Joint Sourcing Plans aligned with GPS and IPL
- Manages the relationship with GPS, IPL and Walmart Markets for the Joint Sourcing initiatives
- Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
- Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
- Bachelor s degree in Business, Agronomy, Engineering, or related field and 5 years experience in retail merchandising, sourcing, supply chain, agronomy, or related field OR 7 years experience in retail merchandising, sourcing, supply chain, agronomy, or related field.
- Fluent in both English and Spanish.
- 3 years experience in project management.
- 4 years of produce industry knowledge.
- 6 years of sourcing, retail, and/or merchandising experience.
- Project management certification (PMP).
"I have switched careers twice within Walmart and each time my leadership supported me in learning an entirely different business. "
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
Crystal Bridges Museum
Celebrate the American spirit in a setting that unites the beauty of art and the power of nature.
Walton Arts Center
Arkansas' premiere center for visual arts and entertainment.
An interactive children's museum that's fun for the whole family.
42 acres of premiere public garden space.
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
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