Sr Manager Sourcing, Private Brands Snacks
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Department Merchandising & Online Operations
- Team Merchandising and Sourcing
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Salary
- Requisition 827255BR
What you'll doSupporting our Food and Consumables businesses
•Supports activities related to sourcing private label product through all sourcing paths by developing and implementing a streamlined process for product development and delivery.
•Manages the timely completion of key milestones necessary for downstream functions by conducting root cause analysis.
•Liaison between category teams and offshore sourcing teams on issues related to product specifications or global design packs.
•Identifies suppliers based on their alignment with product technical specifications by obtaining information on quality standards (for example, good, better, best) from Technical Services and Product Development for designated categories.
•Builds the supplier matrix for designated strategic business unit (SBU) categories by managing processes for on-boarding new suppliers and maintaining existing suppliers.
•Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs.
•Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training.
•Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to others in their use and application.
•Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field and 3 years experience in sourcing, supply chain, merchandising, or related field OR 5
years experience in sourcing, supply chain, merchandising, or related field.
Additional Preferred Qualifications
Six Sigma or related certification.
4 years experience in global sourcing.
4 years manufacturing experience.
2 years experience planning and managing budgets.
2 years experience working on multi-national teams.
"Working at Walmart is about being part of something bigger than yourself. The work we do impacts families and communities across the world."
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The best of shopping and restaurants, right in the heart of Fayetteville.
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