Transportation Innovation Analyst

Transportation Innovation Analyst

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Department Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Team Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position -
  • Requisition 810220BR

What you'll do at

Core responsibilities of the Transportation Innovation Analyst will include:

1. Develop and Implement Strategies for Internal Operational Improvement (50%)
• Conducts supply chain analysis by conducting research and data analysis; completing financial analyses that capture supply chain impact; assimilating knowledge from business segments to model costs; capturing risks with options and detailing cost benefit relationships; and measuring financial impact of process changes after implementation to validate expected performance standards.
• Manages the execution of supply chain projects from concept to implementation by managing timeline and project deliverables; developing relationships with stakeholders; gathering input and support; communicating recommendations and impact to stakeholders; measuring and reporting impact of changes after implementation; and providing data and financial analysis on projects.

2. Cross-Functional Partnership and Integration (25%)
• Meeting with cross-functional teams to develop new methods and approaches; and identify process changes that will reduce lead-time and reduce cost from the supply chain.
• Provides training, education, and support by assisting other teams in the Transportation and Logistics Division with analysis and problem solving; providing data and summary reports to meet business needs; and attending supply-chain conferences and training opportunities.
• Enacts projects to build efficiencies across all of Walmart transportation, integrating processes with those of Bentonville General Merchandise Transportation (GMT), the Private Fleet,, and other Walmart entities where necessary.

3. Build Systems and Processes for the Future State Supply Chain (25%)
• Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.
• Serve as the point of communication between Transportation and the multichannel innovations group; Provide transportation solutions to support the development of innovative programs such as Weekend deliveries, Site-to-Store, etc. to serve our customers better.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Industrial Engineering, Business, Math, Analytics or related quantitative discipline
& at least 2-3 years of Supply Chain, Logistics, Finance or eCommerce Operations experience
Aptitude to analyze data to identify trends, issues and opportunities
Ability to manage ambiguity

Additional Qualifications

Graduate degree in Industrial Engineering, Business, Math, Analytics or similar graduate
Experience & at least 1-2 years of Supply Chain, Logistics, Finance or eCommerce Operations experience

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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