Senior Manager – Forecasting, eCommerce Transporta...

Senior Manager – Forecasting, eCommerce Transportation

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1333816BR

What you'll do at

  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects for Operations
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Implements operations strategies for specific functions
  • Oversees Operations financial and customer experience management for specific functions
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

· Develop transportation forecasts with a high degree of granularity and accuracy, and align across multiple partners including Carriers and Fulfillment centers

· Partner with Carriers, and with Operations and Procurement teams to ensure sufficient carrier capacity is available

· Build tools and monitor order flow in real time to ensure capacity is being utilized appropriately

· Partner with Product teams to develop features to manage carrier capacity

· Direct efforts of team members and manage multiple projects at once while ensuring deadlines are met and data output is accurate and appropriate for the business.

· Must also be able to deal with ambiguity and make independent decisions about what data and approach is best for the task at hand.


Minimum Qualifications

Masters in Operations Research, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management or Supply Chain Management

3+ years of post-graduate work experience, including demonstrated success in leading forecasting projects to achieve business-impacting results

Experience with forecasting tools and techniques

Preferred Qualifications

· PhD in Operations Research, Statistics, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management or Supply Chain Management

· Retail e-commerce industry experience


The Walmart US eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

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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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