Associate Analyst, Operations

Associate Analyst, Operations

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Department Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Team Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position -
  • Requisition 808813BR

What you'll do at

The Associate Analyst reports to the Associate Operations Manager Transportation. This role focuses on driving medium-to long term improvements within On-Time and Accurate Delivery for Outbound Transportation. Functions of the role include analyzing carrier performance, supporting compliance, partnering with business partners to enhance lead time, and optimizing Walmart's future transportation initatives.

The Transportation Team is responsible for driving the final-mile experience for customers. The successful candidate will be an individual who has the ability to identify and support strategic improvement initiatives for On-Time and Accurate Delivery, while being able to dive deep into areas of opportunity and develop solutions as needed. This person will work cross-functionally with multiple technical and operational teams within the Supply Chain organization. Superior analytics and modeling skills are a must, and will be required in order to continuously improve On-Time and Accurate Delivery initiatives.


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields, and 1-2 years of relevant work experience
•Master’s degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields
•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

Preferred Qualifications

Generate analysis, presentations, and recommendations to drive operational improvements in On-Time and Accurate Delivery.
•Identify areas of opportunity to mitigate supply chain inefficiencies through the development and upkeep of operational tools and reports.
•Troubleshoot data issues and work with internal business partners to derive and build customized reports to investigate opportunities.
•Build and sustain cross-functional relationships with external business partners to best leverage assets for performance improvements.
•Mature, refine, and report on KPIs to effectively manage facility and carrier performance.

Functional Competencies:
•Required mastered skills: MS-Excel, MS-PowerPoint, SQL, and database mining knowledge.
•Preferred skills: VBA, Python, R, C++, Tableau, MS-Access.
•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.

Interpersonal Competencies:
•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.

Leadership Competencies:
•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


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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