Senior Director II - Global Business Services - Ac...

Senior Director II - Global Business Services - Accounts Payable

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Business Operations
  • Job Function Business Management
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1170382BR

What you'll do at

Lead the largest Accounts Payable shared services team in the world.

Lead Accounts Payable Global Shared Services; including AP for transportation, freight and regulated goods for Walmart US and Walmart Canada.  Process Owner for LATAM and North American including setting strategy.

We have a hybrid model of in-house (700) & BPO (250) AP teams = One Team. Our Sr. Director leads a committed team of 700 associates. Walmart is responsible for the end product of AP work completed by our BPO (Business Process Outsourcing/3rd party vendor). In the event of a process weakness this leader owns the resolution and manages stakeholders.

Experience needed:  

Financial Shared Services experience; including account payable experience

Operational Strategy and digital transformation experience: Change the way we work outside of status quo. Working closely with WM tech teams to operationalize robotics and machine learning opportunities; including replacing legacy with new tech. Change management and helping the team adapt.

Service Delivery Leadership: Solutions that achieve results

GPO – Global Process Owner: Process Design, Building Roadmaps

People Leadership: Lead a motivated, dependable, committed and high performing team.  Champion and elevate your team.

Relationship Management: Successful at building corporate relationships and communicating during challenging times. 

Vendor Management experience with a BPO partnership.

Technical knowledge: Tech savvy. Understand enough to ask the right questions and steer technologists in the right direction. Know when to use the right technology for the right solutions.

Communication and Influence:  Communicate complex topics and processes in an easy manner while conveying a value of urgency.

Governance: Maintain a strong controls environment. Maintain contractual responsibilities. Work w Internal audit, external audit.

Yes, relocation is required to Bentonville, AR.  Robust relocation benefit assistance offered.  

See what our region has to offer! I think it’s one of the best kept secrets in the United States: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIkFrzIN9So&feature=youtu.be

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Email Talent Acquisition Manager:  jenny.illum@walmart.com

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 years experience in strategic planning.
  • 2 years experience working with Walmart financial systems.
  • 3 years retail experience.
  • Accounting or Finance certification (for example, CPA,CMA, CFA or CIA).
  • Master's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or other business-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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