Senior Director II, Accounts Payable - Global Busi...

Senior Director II, Accounts Payable - Global Business Services

  • 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

Fifty years ago, Walmart opened as a small shop in Rogers, Ark. and has since transformed into the world’s biggest retailer. From those founding days, one thing has remained consistent: our commitment to helping our customers save money so they can live better. Our associates play a crucial role in shaping the future of retail, improving millions of lives around the world. This is that place where your passions meet purpose.

The Sr. Director II, Global Business Services will lead the largest corporate Accounts Payable shared services organization in the world. S/he will be responsible for all aspects of AP including Goods for Resale, Store Back office, transportation, freight and regulated goods for North America (US and Canada) Finance operations. The Sr. Director II will also lead a committed team of 700 in-house associates as well as the end product of AP work completed by our BPO (Business Process Outsourcing/3rd party vendor).

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 (Business Process Outsourcing) 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 with both Internal audit and external audit teams.

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.

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

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Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Supply Chain, Arts or related field and 7 years experience in engineering, mathematics, computer science, supply chain, arts or related field OR 9 years experience in engineering, mathematics, computer science, supply chain, arts or related field OR Master's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Supply Chain, Arts or related field and 5 years experience in engineering, mathematics, computer science, supply chain, arts or related field OR Doctorate degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Supply Chain, Arts or related field and 3 years experience in engineering, mathematics, computer science, supply chain, arts or related field.
5 years supervisory experience.

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.
Goods for Resale experience

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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