Senior Director, Supply Chain Strategy - Sam's Club

Senior Director, Supply Chain Strategy - Sam's Club

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1085677BR

What you'll do at

The Senior Director will work with the SVP of Supply Chain to bridge the tactical execution with the overarching supply chain and corporate strategy. This leader will ensure the effective management of operating rhythm (business reviews, metrics, initiative progress), build effective relationships with internal stakeholders (merchants, club operators, finance, systems team and Walmart supply chain leadership) and coordinate the short- medium and long term strategy execution on behalf of the SVP of Supply Chain. You will also have the unique opportunity to act as a thought partner to the SVP of supply chain through research of industry trends, benchmarking with other companies and conducting visits with external think tank, as well as managing the SVP’s time allocation as it relates to strategic and tactical internal and external issues.

You will sweep us off your feet if you:

● Have extensive experience developing supply chain strategies

● Enjoy leading and have experience working with cross functional teams

● Have exposure to distribution and transportation, imported items/global sourcing

● Possess strong financial acumen, creating business cases with ROI

● Are a thought leader who sees both the big picture and details

You will make an impact by:

● Reinventing Sam’s Club Supply Chain strategy

● Working well with a diverse team to ensure the business needs for supply chain

● Influencing senior executives (CEO, CFO, Head of Clubs, Chief Merchant)

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.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Retail Management, Supply Chain, or related field and 6 years’ experience in management consulting, project management, retail operations, supply chain management, or related field OR 8 years’ experience in management consulting, project management, retail operations, supply chain management, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree in Business, Finance, Retail Management, Supply Chain, or related field.
7 years’ experience developing and implementing business operations strategy.
7 years’ experience leading cross-functional teams

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.

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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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