Senior Director, Operations

Senior Director, Operations

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Department Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Team Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position -
  • Requisition 891512BR

What you'll do at

We want passionate, driven, visionary leaders with track-records of performance to join us in building our best-in-class supply chain. The ideal candidate has a demonstrated passion for managing their own business, as they will be given significant ownership over a portion of Walmart’s Supply Chain operations. This role will work closely with many other people in the organization especially the Retail organization, Inventory management teams and Fulfillment Centers.
•Develop overall cross category supply chain strategy (service levels, inventory, etc)
•Lead a team of Supply Chain Managers and partnering with Fulfillment Centers to meet business and operational targets
•Ensure execution of daily processes with maniacal attention to detail through management of a team of associates – forecasting, allocation of inventory,...
•Create our next generation supply chain systems, working with our engineers to prioritize the most impactful improvements
•Ensure immediate, proactive, whatever-it-takes support to our fulfillment centers
•Lead our team through your daily example, contributing to our values, our norms, and our high standard of performance


Minimum Qualifications

•MBA or relevant Masters Degree (Operations, Supply Chain) from a rigorous graduate program with demonstrated high academic achievement
•10+ years of professional experience in a highly analytical, data intensive and/or strategic role, preferably with significant experience in Supply Chain and/or online retail
•Track-record of effectively managing teams to complete multiple, time-sensitive projects and competing priorities with minimum guidance
•Ability to cross-functionally partner with and influence/inspire key decision makers in the organization
•High attention to detail
•Ability to manipulate large quantities of data to drive business decisions is a must – expert in Microsoft Excel required
•Excellent analytical, organizational, and written/verbal communication skills
•Startup mentality: scrappy, creative, and constantly iterating to be best-in-class

Preferred Qualifications

•Experience in product management is a plus
•Experience in top tier consulting firm
•Expert in Microsoft SQL a big plus

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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