Sr. Buyer - Candy
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
- Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 1145999BR
What you'll do at
- Coordinates the execution and maintenance of inventory plans for large, complex, or high-risk categories and subcategories
- Develops and manages new and existing product lines within large, complex, or high risk categories and subcategories
- Develops strategy for Category Team
- Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
- Ensures business needs are being met
- Establishes and maintains supplier relationships
- Leads category matrix team
- Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
- Provides input in the development of budgets for large, complex, or high-risk categories and subcategories
- Supports strategy and growth of category
- Bachelor s degree in Business or related field and 3 years experience in buying, financial planning, replenishment management, retail operations management, or related field OR 5 years experience in buying, financial planning, replenishment management, retail operations management, or related field.
- 1 year experience using intermediate Microsoft Office functionality (for example, Excel, Word, Outlook).
- 1 year of supervisory experience.
- 3 years Profit and Loss (P&L) experience.
- 3 years experience leading a cross-functional team.
- 3 years experience negotiating (for example, cost, product quality, delivery terms) in a merchandising field.
- Master's degree in Business Administration or related field.
"I have switched careers twice within Walmart and each time my leadership supported me in learning an entirely different business. "
Hello, NW Arkansas
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- 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