Senior Business Manager - Global Cost Analytics

Senior Business Manager - Global Cost Analytics

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Planning / Business Analytics / Pricing
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1227253BR

What you'll do at

The Senior Business Manager – Cost Analytics, is a member of the Global Cost Analytics Team, and will support the development of vendor negotiation and vendor management strategies. She / he will conduct complex analyses on large data sets to identify vendor value enhancement opportunities and partner with the merchandising and other cross-functional teams to ensure alignment.

Responsibilities:
• Analyzes complex and large data sets across multiple product categories – business results, information related to product performance, trends, forecasts, competitors, and industry data
• Identifies opportunities to negotiate lower net cost across a wide range of products and with complex vendor implications
• Supports the development of vendor negotiation strategies to capture identified opportunity
• Partners with the merchandising team to enable lower cost negotiation – providing the relevant supporting data and negotiation tactics
• Drives alignment across multiple cross-functional teams – finance, technology, supply chain, marketing, gather the relevant data & insights and ensures alignment
• Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity and ensures business needs are being me



  • Develops and implements strategy for multiple or complex departments or categories
  • Drives alignment across multiple cross-functional teams to ensure the achievement of business objectives
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects for the Walmart.com merchandising/services area
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Manages multiple or complex product or service assortment and delivery channels
  • Oversees and directs the creation and execution of new feature and product development roadmaps
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

Minimum Qualifications

• 5+ years of experience
• Master Degree in Business, Economics or Science
• Strong analytical skills – creative problem solver that can run analyses using sources of information from disparate sources and deliver comprehensive, balanced & actionable analysis
• Strong oral and written communication skills – including the ability to develop and deliver presentations in a professional and direct manner
• Expert in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
• Proven ability to effectively build and manage relationships, interact at all levels within the organization and across multiple functions


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About Walmart

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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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