Category Manager, Pets

Category Manager, Pets

What you'll do at

The Category Manager, Pet will be based in our San Bruno office You'll be responsible for ensuring that your product category has a market-leading assortment, excellent financial performance and a great shopper experience across all of Walmart’s eCommerce brands –,, (and more to come).

responsibilities will include:
• Continually evolve the category’s assortment strategy through in-market expertise
• Own and optimize the product sourcing mix across manufacturers, distributors and third-party retailers
• Own category financial targets (e.g. GMV and margin), and identify (and execute upon) levers to achieve those targets
• Manage on-site product presentation and catalog data, and drive requirements into the search and browse experience – Taxonomy, Navigation, Tagging, Attributes
• Identify shopper experience and product work-flow enhancement opportunities and collaborate with product teams to execute
• Collaborate with marketing teams around category promotions
• Managing a team of category specialists

Minimum Qualifications

• BA/BS degree, with 4 – 6 years of relevant professional experience within an e-commerce or retail merchandising, category management, business development and/or strategy capacity at a top tier consulting firm
• Passion for eCommerce and for our mission
• Ability to build a data-driven strategic business plan with tangible execution steps
• Demonstrated ability to form long-term strategic business relationships, and comfort engaging with senior executives
• Proven ability to manage multiple, time-sensitive projects and competing priorities simultaneously, work independently, and drive projects to completion with minimum guidance and high attention to detail
• Experience or demonstrated knowledge of online/offline retail or consumer internet technologies preferred
• Ability managing teams

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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