Senior Director II, Supply Chain Management

Senior Director II, Supply Chain Management

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD05657

What you'll do at

Oversees relationships with external parties by supervising the points of contact for external partners; communicating expectations and agreements to team; approving relevant findings and information to be communicated to external stakeholders ; leading audit processes to ensure external partners comply with company standards and agreements; and driving the selection of service providers. Drives the alignment of supply chain strategies with company business strategies by collaborating with stakeholders to integrate business needs into the supply chain strategy; serving as the subject matter expert for distribution centers and supply chain processes; and influencing senior leadership to integrate new processes and innovations into business practices. Ensures cross-functional collaboration which enables holistic buying decisions while leveraging supply chain scale to influence and reduce overall cost of goods by partnering with store operations, merchandising, replenishment, and other supply chain functions to build influence ; educating stakeholders on store, merchandising, and supply chain operational principals to establish understanding of service needs; and leveraging the supply chain optimization tool suite to proactively provide supply chain consulting services and solutions. Develops supply chain strategies, processes, and best practices by leading cross-functional teams. Oversees supply chain flow process improvement efforts by overseeing the design, development, and delivery of new ways of working between supply chain stakeholders; directing product flow plan objectives; championing innovation to simplify current solutions and methodologies ; overseeing the correction of errors processes and feedback loops; directing areas of opportunity to improve service levels; supporting the use of end-to-end costing methodology and lean concepts; providing cost recommendations to reduce process waste, and provide opportunities for cost reductions and process efficiencies; and reviewing the impact and benefits to internal processes. Provides overall direction by analyzing business objectives and customer needs; developing, communicating, building support for, and implementing business strategies, plans, and practices; analyzing costs and forecasts and incorporating them into business plans; determining and supporting resource requirements; evaluating operational processes; measuring outcomes to ensure desired results; identifying and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; promoting a customer environment; and demonstrating adaptability and sponsoring continuous learning. Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce by diagnosing capability gaps; recruiting, selecting, and developing talent; supporting mentorship, workforce development, and succession planning; and leveraging the capabilities of new and existing talent. Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics by integrating these values into all programs and practices; developing consequences for violations or non-compliance; and supporting the Open Door Policy. Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals by sponsoring and leading key community outreach and involvement initiatives; engaging key stakeholders in the development, execution, and evaluation of appropriate business plans and initiatives; and supporting associate efforts in these areas. 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 7 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area OR 9 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area. 3 years’ experience with advanced functionality of Microsoft Office. 4 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

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business, or related field and 7 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area OR 9 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area. 3 years’ experience with advanced functionality of Microsoft Office. 4 years’ supervisory experience; Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification; Masters - Logistics; Masters - Supply Chain; Masters - Business; Dispatch; Retail Logistics Operations; Network Analysis; Fleet Management; 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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