Senior Manager, Operations
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Supply Chain & Logistics
- Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 900385BR
What you'll do
• Communication skills – Candidate should have strong verbal (such as leading meetings and presenting) and written communication skills (email, presentations, etc.). Given the highly cross-functional nature of the projects this team leads, the ability to manage multiple parties’ expectations, build relationships, persuade, and influence key partners in Jet.com/Walmart Corporate to gain alignment/buy-in is essential
• Project/program management – strong organizational skills typical of successful project/program managers are key to ensure collaboration and lead cross-functional projects to completion by supporting design phases, pushing key analyses, driving scalable and efficient solutions, monitoring progress, creating reporting frameworks, and ensuring timely completion
• Strategic mindset – ability to think strategically and holistically about opportunities while maintaining a systematic perspective within specific projects and across Last Mile Transportation. Candidate must be able to frame issues, recognize dependencies, consider sequencing and other key inputs, prioritize solutions, and provide recommendations
• Team player – besides collaborating with key partners, candidates must thrive in environments where strong engagement and results are required by building on others ideas, coordinating efforts, and sharing workloads
• Independent leaders – ability to work autonomously to manage multiple projects at the same time and drive results. Self-motivated personalities who are eager to “take the ball and run with it” thrive in our team. Candidate will not limit herself/himself to providing recommendations but just as importantly taking ownership, executing, and driving results
• Desire to learn and explore – curious individuals who continuously ask themselves “Why?” and “What if…?” thrive in our team. Associates who thrive in this role are comfortable working in fast-paced environment with high uncertainty, look for opportunities to learn more about the ever-changing world, and constantly imagine where we could go. A passion for solving Last Mile challenges while building or leveraging Walmart’s capabilities would reflect this desire
• 5+ years’ experience successfully leading teams in transportation, logistics, supply chain, or related industry
• Strong communication (written, via presentations, and verbal) and interpersonal skills
• Project/program management and/or consulting experience
• Excel and PowerPoint mastery
• MS or MBA background (preferred)
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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