Senior Manager, Strategy - Logistics
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
- Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 1286277BR
What you'll do at
Location: 311 N. Walton Blvd., Bentonville, AR, 72716
Duties: Ensures budgetary goals are met by developing and directing work streams of cross-functional projects that reduce supply chain expenses (for example, Outbound Grocery Cube, store, club and distribution center re–alignments) and understanding the of scope of work; determining root causes of problems; identifying possible solutions; organizing timelines and deliverables; facilitating meetings involving project teams to analyze, plan, and implement project initiatives; taking corrective action; reporting and tracking results and deliverables to supervisors and stakeholders; and allocating and influencing budget spend. Advises and guides business units (for example, stores, distribution centers, Transportation Operations, Personnel, Systems) by helping them utilize analysis and best practices (for example, forecasting, resource planning, cost, workload); recommending operational procedures; developing Private Fleet decision-making and business-case tools; summarizing information; developing key metrics; ensuring customer needs are met; analyzing initiatives’ business impact; and providing decision-making support for Private Fleet perspectives and rationales. Enhances environmental sustainability by representing the Transportation team in environmental efforts; leading initiatives that impact environmental sustainability; ensuring that sustainable solutions are developed; and coordinating with internal business partners (for example, Transportation Systems Strategy) for better systems and processes that drive efficiency and eliminate waste. Executes multiple business plans and projects for Private Fleet Strategy by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and communicating business plans and priorities; removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying performance standards; measuring progress and adjusting performance accordingly; developing contingency plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.
Skills required: Must have experience with: Transportation Management Systems (TMS); Supply Chain Network Design and Analysis; Transportation Optimization and Modeling; Database modeling using MS Access, SQL, Visual Basic, MS Excel; data visualization using Tableau; and Statistical Modeling and Analysis using Minitab, SPSS. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
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- Multiple health plan options
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- Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
- Education assistance for Associate and dependents