Manager II, Merchandising Business Analytics

Manager II, Merchandising Business Analytics

  • Location HOBOKEN, NJ
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1153444

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Every Day Low Prices (EDLP) is the cornerstone of our business and our focus on prices has never been stronger. We are looking for an entrepreneurial problem solver who enjoys sourcing and executing solutions. Be a part of an innovative team that is developing pricing strategies, building industry analytics and implement their recommendations at a scale that only Walmart can.  

What You’ll be doing: Focus on improving Walmart’s leadership position in pricing by delivering tools and insights across the business.
 

  • Apply Business Acumen: Ability to disaggregate and translate complex business issues into actionable projects. Take initiative to identify and solve problems while comfortable providing recommendations to your cross functional partners.
  • Design and Codify Pricing Initiatives: Work with stakeholders to Design, Codify and Automate pricing strategies based on deep understanding of how pricing is connected to the business goals and what competitive pressures are affecting the market.
  • Simplify existing tools and processes: Build deep understanding of Walmart’s’ pricing ecosystem, and lead initiatives to improve user experience
  • Run experiments to validate hypotheses: Uses tools such as SQL Server, Teradata, Google Cloud Platform, Tableau, and Alteryx to wrangle data as needed. Test and validate hypotheses by running experiments working with our Data Science team.
  • Data Visualization & Storytelling: Generate appropriate graphical representations of data. Seeks constant improvement and education around how merchants perceive data and use it to make decisions.
  • Excellent People Skills: Ability to cultivate relationships up, down and across the organizational chain. Collaborate with teams across the organization to achieve company goals. Demonstrate quick and effective problem-solving skills, and strong work ethics.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in the fields of Economics, Accounting, Finance, Business, Marketing, or related a field AND 2 years’ experience in Merchandising, Retail Pricing, Sourcing, Operations Management, Product Management, Consulting or Analytics/business intelligence area
  • OR 4 years’ experience in Merchandising, Retail Pricing, Operations Management, Management Consulting, Product Management, Analytics/Business intelligence or related area.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in Retail
  • Experience in data analysis, statistics, or a related field
  • Understanding of SQL, Python, R languages or Alteryx
  • Entrepreneurial spirit - must be a self-starter with an innovative mindset  
  • Excellent problem-solving skills including the ability to structure a problem, disaggregate issues, identify root causes and recommend solutions
  • Ability to accomplish work in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
  • Excellent with Microsoft Office Suites (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and experience with cross functional stakeholder management
  • Professional attitude, team player, work standards and service orientation

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor's degree in Business, Analytics, Statistics, or related field and 2 years’ experience in data analytics, project management, business, or related area. OR 4 years' experience in data analytics, project management, business, or related area.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Statistical programming languages

Masters: Analytics, Masters: Business

Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification, Six Sigma - Certification

Primary Location...

221 RIVER ST, HOBOKEN, NJ 07030, United States of America

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?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.
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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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