Technical Manager - Home and General Merchandise

Technical Manager - Home and General Merchandise

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Department Merchandising & Online Operations
  • Team Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Salary
  • Requisition 891428BR

What you'll do

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Develops and executes seasonal and brand specifications for assigned department(s)
  • Manages performance testing
  • Manages projects to bring innovative (for example, disruptive, incremental) products to the marketplace
  • Manages the product approval workflow
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Partners with Benchmark Managers to evaluate and understand item characteristics and quality differences between competitors' products and Walmart products
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Serves as a technical subject matter expert to buyers, brand teams, suppliers, and technical staff

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field and 2 years experience in manufacturing, quality control, product development, merchandising, or related field OR 4 years experience in manufacturing, quality control, product development, merchandising, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience working on multi-national teams.
  • 2 years experience in product sourcing.
  • 2 years experience in product testing within a retail environment.
  • 2 years experience working with or for third-party testing laboratories.
  • 2 years merchandising experience in a retail environment.
  • Master s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field.
  • Six Sigma or related certification.
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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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