Sr. Manager, Regional Transportation Operations-LOGS

Sr. Manager, Regional Transportation Operations-LOGS

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1194899BR

What you'll do at

Responsible for the overall operational performance and management of over $250M in 3PL dedicated carrier services which supports the Walmart Grocery and Dry merchandise store delivery network.

Accountable for meeting specific AOP and monthly budget for six to nine multi-year carrier contracts, weekly monitoring of each segment of the carrier pricing components and ensure all key financial/cost metrics are measured and work to improve areas where they are underperforming.

Collaborate within various Transportation teams to include, Private Fleet Strategy and Network optimization, Private Fleet Field and Central Operations, Finance, Analytics, Maintenance, and multiple backhaul vendors to drive execution and continuous improvements for each operation. Requiring quarterly modeling of each operation, continuous move implementation, and carrier QBR’s

Coordinate with Walmart local GDC and carrier field teams to review and monitor load volume forecasts, ensure capacity is balanced for both dry and temperature control volume between the carrier and Walmart Private Fleet. Identify capacity gaps and augment with Fleet and Procurement for sourcing. Continuously improve the overall forecasts process and strive for a 90% accuracy in FY20.

Ensure compliance in all aspects of the carrier contract to include trailer maintenance management, maintaining domiciled driver quantities, invoice and payment accuracy, adequate surge capacity, and overall quality of the delivery operations. This is through daily interaction from a centralized management process along with bi-monthly field audits.

  • Conducts equipment capacity planning and dedicated carrier management
  • Directs transportation operations
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Implements financial improvements
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Removes barriers confronting field transportation teams
  • Supports regional communication
  • Supports vendor backhaul business

Minimum Qualifications

  • 1 year's experience with word processing or database applications (e.g., MS-Office, Excel, Access).
  • Bachelor s degree in Business or related field and 4 years' experience in Supply Chain Management (e.g., Industrial Engineering, Transportation, Logistics) or related field OR 6 years' experience in Supply Chain Management or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year's supervisory experience.
  • 2 years' project management experience.
  • Master's degree in Business or related field.
  • Six Sigma Certification (Green or Black Belt).

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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