2024 Early Career FT: Supply Chain - Transportatio...

2024 Early Career FT: Supply Chain - Transportation - Analyst II (Home Office)

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain Management
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1641227

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

2024 Campus Full-Time: Transportation Analyst   


About Walmart Supply Chain: End2End (E2E) Delivery 

As a part of the End2End Delivery organization, you will contribute to the success of the Walmart supply chain! Sam Walton founded our company with the belief that the customer is #1. It is not just a belief, but our way of doing business. With our End2End Delivery Team at the forefront of retail transformation, you can work on a team that is ultimately focused on delighting our customers, saving them both time and money in unexpected ways. As the biggest player in the game, we trust our associates to innovate the future of supply chain & transportation! 


As a Transportation Analyst, you’ll get immersed in a segment of our End2End Delivery network, from ocean and imports to over-the-road trucking to our private intermodal group to last mile delivery – we have it all! You will do exciting work aimed at improving our service to the customer, reducing supply chain costs, improving vital processes, and/or solving tough problems. Bring your immense knowledge, experience, creativity, and energy, and help us better serve millions of Americans every day! 


Roles and Responsibilities:  

Your role as a transportation analyst will allow you to put into practice the skills and education you’ve gained through school, work, and personal experience. Your responsibilities may include… 


  • Researching and analyzing root cause of daily exceptions concerning shipping, receiving, inventory, and related issues 

  • Implementing business processes and improvement strategies by staying up to date on supply chain and replenishment processes and procedures 

  • Collaborating with an array of cross-functional partners to implement sustainable solutions 

  • Leveraging data to inform and influence internal & external stakeholders 

  • Providing cost recommendations to reduce process waste and provide opportunities for cost reductions and process efficiencies 

  • Holding 3rd party providers accountable for performance; removing roadblocks to enable excellent service to our customers 


Here are some sample business problems and projects you may be asked to lead in your role: 

  • Generate a tool to streamline several manual processes and provide users with most fuel-efficient, time-saving routing solutions 

  • Analyze in-depth our historical driver safety data in order to address largest safety opportunities, maximize driver efficiency, and maintain safety as our top priority 

  • Develop strategy and processes for new seasonal procurement bid to ensure we have the appropriate amount of contracted carrier coverage for a successful season 

  • Work to identify the most common root causes for multi-stop late loads and implement countermeasures to address 

  • Fight truckload cube inflation opportunities with suppliers, merchants, and other stakeholders in order to maximize truckload utilization, lower emissions, and reduce costs 

  • Benchmark our customer service responsiveness and quality against industry leaders; recommend solutions to address gaps in current processes 


Why you’re a great fit: 

  • You have strong problem-solving skills 

  • You’re comfortable preparing and presenting information to stakeholders 

  • You communicate effectively within large teams 

  • You’re a structured and organized thinker  

  • You have experience with systems/tools such as:  Excel, Power Point, and SQL 

  • You’re humble, willing to ask lots of questions, and eager to find solutions 

  • You’re confident in interacting with a diverse and growing team  


Office Environment: Corporate office 


U.S. Hub Locations: Bentonville, AR 

*Location availability is based on job profile and business needs. 


Desired Majors: Supply Chain Management, Transportation and Logistics, Operations, Business, Economics, Finance, Mathematics, Data Analytics  


Minimum Qualifications: 


  • Must be enrolled in a bachelor’s program currently 

  • Expected graduation date between December 2023-August 2024 


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 OR 2 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Microsoft Office, Retail Operations, Transportation

Masters: Business, Masters: Logistics, Masters: Supply Chain

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, 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.

Hello, NW Arkansas

With over 200 miles of trails, an emerging locally-sourced food scene, the world-renowned Crystal Bridges Museum—NWA has something for everyone.

Discover NW Arkansas
Northwest Arkansas
NWA Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

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.

Recently viewed jobs