Associate Analyst, Operations
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
- Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1215572BR
What you'll do at
• Generate analyses, presentations, and recommendations to drive operational improvements for our outbound forecast.
• Troubleshoot data issues and work with internal business partners to derive and build customized reports or dashboards to investigate opportunities.
• Develop understanding of outbound network and come up with recommendations for improving package forecast and trailer forecast accuracy.
• Develop relationships with Carriers, Wal-Mart Supply Chain teams and Carrier Relations team in Bentonville, and other operational groups to communicate and best leverage accurate forecasting.
• Mature, refine, and report on KPIs to effectively manage forecasting accuracy.
• Preferred skills: KNIME;
• Manages multiple projects at once while ensuring deadlines are met and data output is accurate.
• Utilizes macro skills to build scalable processes and drive automation of daily tasks.
• Ensures integrity and efficiency of reports and data.
• Proven experience leading data driven projects from definition through interpretation and execution stages.
• Capacity to communicate complex concepts in easy-to-understand terminology.
• Effective communication skills to reach multiple levels of the organization, including senior management and cross-functional groups.
• Ability to champion ideas and influence the organization in order to ensure ideas are executed, especially in scenarios where direct authority is absent.
• Foster and maintain Wal-Mart's three core values:
i. Respect for the Individual
ii. Service to our Customers
iii. Strive for Excellence
• Required experience: 1+ years of experience in supply chain, logistics, or in a business analyst capacity.
• Preferred experience: 2+ years of data management experience, including query development, root-cause analysis, and dashboard optimization
• Bachelors degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields
• Previous Logistics capacity planning experience
• Forecasting techniques
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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