Associate Buyer

Associate Buyer

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising & Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 972916BR

What you'll do at

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Establishes and maintains supplier relationships to purchase products for a subcategory
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides direction to the cross functional buying matrix team
  • Provides input to senior buyer or merchandising vice president for developing and managing subcategory budgets
  • Supports development and management of new and existing product lines
  • Supports senior buyer in category and subcategory strategy development
  • Supports the senior buyer with execution and maintenance of category and subcategory inventory plans

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Business or related field OR 1 year experience in buying, financial planning, replenishment management, retail operations management, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience leading a cross-functional team.
  • 1 year experience negotiating (for example, cost, product quality, delivery terms) in a merchandising field.
  • 1 year experience using basic Microsoft Office functionality (for example, Excel, Word, Outlook).

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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"Working at Walmart is about being part of something bigger than yourself. The work we do impacts families and communities across the world."
— Hannah, Sourcing Manager

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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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