Director, Supply Chain Management - Optimization S...

Director, Supply Chain Management - Optimization Solutions

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD04851

What you'll do at

Day to Day Optimization – Routing, Dispatching, Load Building, Workload Rationalization (Bids) Lead efforts to increase outbound trailer cube, reduce miles, reduce dwell and improve DC shipping efficiency (ORD). Scope future needs in this space. Lead efforts to improve utilization of dispatching (Quintiq) solution in partnership with SC Simplification teams. Scope future needs in this space. Lead efforts to reduce inbound cost (deliver AOP) by optimizing settings in the Load Builder solution (TLO recommendations, waste, TMOD migration, etc.). Centralized Optimization - JDA Control Tower Lead the centralization and governance of all future JDA settings (Central gatekeeper, Tariffs, Optimization / Sand Box, Business Administration). Lead the migration from Legacy systems to JDA environment Manage input data feeds and synch across the suite of optimization tools. Continuous Improvement & Zero Loss Leverage tools to identify points of loss across the network and deliver business insights to drive improvement. Support Trans Services team with modeling support (what-if analysis, business cases, art of possible). What are key transformational changes? Transition routing system customer service to ROC SMEs to free up capacity. Scope portfolio of work to reduce overall cost per case shipped (3YP inbound and outbound) – art of possible. Leverage strategic framework to ensure we work on “Fewer, Bigger, Better” initiatives. Change management and courageous leadership will be required as we Migrate Legacy tools to JDA platform. Assess talent and ensure we transform the team into a high-performance organization. Clear goals (fact based, data driven) and accountability will be critical to transform Transport into a competitive advantage. Ability to think creatively to unlock resources capacity (Ops, ROC, prioritization, Performance Goals Legacy Optimization – inbound & outbound (25%) JDA Control Tower (40%) JDA Change Management / Migration (20%) Zero Loss / Continuous Improvement (15%) Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business, or related field and 5 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area OR 7 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area. 3 years’ experience with advanced functionality of Microsoft Office. 2 years’ supervisory experience. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Dispatch, Fleet Management, Network Analysis, Retail Logistics Operations Masters: Business, Masters: Logistics, Masters: Supply Chain Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification, Six Sigma - Certification

Minimum Qualifications

Dispatch; Fleet Management; Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business, or related field and 5 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area OR 7 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area. 3 years’ experience with advanced functionality of Microsoft Office. 2 years’ supervisory experience.; Retail Logistics Operations; Masters - Business; Masters - Supply Chain; Masters - Logistics; Network Analysis; Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification; Six Sigma - Certification

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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