2020 Full Time: Planner, Import Demand Planning - ...

2020 Full Time: Planner, Import Demand Planning - Global Sourcing

What you'll do at

Determines category demand strategy for import items within assigned category by applying analytical skills and techniques to analyze relevant data and market trends; synthesizing information into recommendations; ensuring sales and receipts will balance into the desired inventory levels; ensuring inventory levels of import items meet department plans; assessing challenges to achieving goals of accurate sales forecasts and inventory projections; identifying solutions to control risks; and adapting demand planning based on changes in the market. Serves as a liaison between Replenishment and Global Sourcing teams to support procurement from suppliers by staying up to date on Replenishment strategy and direction; coordinating with category teams within assigned category of Merchandising to support category financial goals; supporting retail divisional Replenishment managers; maintaining proficiency in replenishment tools and systems; and communicating sales forecasts and retail strategies to ensure alignment between retail and origin operations. 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 Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or related field and 1 year experience in supply chain, merchandising, or related field OR 3 years experience in supply chain, merchandising, or related field. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Buying, Merchandise Planning, Merchandising, Microsoft Office, Replenishment, Retail Operations, Retail Software Programs, Sourcing and Procurement, Walmart

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Business or related field and 1 year experience in supply chain, merchandising, or related field OR 3 years experience in supply chain, merchandising, or related field.

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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