Manager, Fresh- Demand Planning

Manager, Fresh- Demand Planning

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1114614BR

What you'll do at

  • Conducts forecast analysis for assigned group of categories or department identifying and analyzing factors that impact customer demand for products (for example, product or category trends, seasonality, competitive products); designing and conducting statistical forecast analysis and ad hoc reports to incorporate impacting factors and to identify trends, performance, and concerns; evaluating historical data (for example, lost sales, market trends, and promotions); determining and incorporating demand forecast inputs; conducting error analysis in order to identify any gaps or concerns; adjusting forecasting model based on changes to customer demand and trends; communicating forecast, including risks, uncertainty, and assumptions; and collaborating with key stakeholders (for example, Replenishment Managers) to align demand forecasts to business plans.
  • Conducts inventory management process and strategy improvement for categories or department (for example, safety stock)
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Implements one best way for demand management processes and analytical models and measures the results for impact (for example, finances, workflow, speed)
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Statistics, Business, or related field and 2 years experience in analytics, industrial engineering, supply chain, merchandising, or related field OR 4 years experience in analytics, industrial engineering, supply chain, merchandising, or related field

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years experience utilizing JDA demand and/or fulfillment software.
  • 3 years experience in analytics, statistical modeling, or related field
  • Master s degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Engineering, or related field.

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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