Manager, Grocery Demand Planning - Walmart Merchandising
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
- Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 1116284BR
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
- 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
- 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.
"I have switched careers twice within Walmart and each time my leadership supported me in learning an entirely different business. "
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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