(USA) Senior Manager II, Business Analysis And Ins...

(USA) Senior Manager II, Business Analysis And Insights

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About the Team:

We are responsible for managing the financial master data of Walmart.  Our duties consist of facilitating and maintaining financial master data such as chart of accounts, cost centers, profit centers and other financial structures.  We ensure the that financial data is accurate, consistent, and up to date in all financial systems and reports while adhering to established governance.  We work closely with other departments such as Controllership accounting and technology to ensure that financial data is properly integrated and shared throughout the organization while being compliant with SOX and financial regulations such as GAAP and IFRS.


About the Position:

The Senior Manager – Finance Master Data Chart of Accounts position is a crucial element in the accounting and financial reporting process, providing a comprehensive framework for organizing and categorizing financial information. This position involves the facilitation of creation, maintenance, and governance of the general ledger and its associated accounts, ensuring the accuracy and consistency of financial data globally. The chart of accounts serves as the backbone for financial transactions, enabling the efficient allocation of resources, tracking of expenses, and analysis of financial performance. A well-structured and robust chart of accounts facilitates streamlined external and managerial reporting. The senior manager position is also responsible for implementing best practices in data management, promoting collaboration between accounting, finance, and technology, and driving continuous improvement in the company's financial processes. Ultimately, the success of this role contributes significantly to the overall financial health and long-term sustainability of the organization.


Responsibilities include:

Enabling the creation of accounts and updating accounts to accurately reflect the company's financial transactions.

Mapping the chart of accounts to various financial systems to ensure consistency and accuracy across external and managerial reporting.

Ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulations.

Collaborating with accounting and finance to ensure financial data is accurately captured and reported.

Analyzing financial data to identify opportunities for continuous improvement.

Identifying and resolving data quality issues related to chart of accounts.

You’ll make an impact by:

Collaboration and Communication – This role often involves collaborating with other team members, departments, and stakeholders. Good communication skills are necessary to clearly convey findings, discuss possible solutions, and ensure that everyone is on the same page.

Critical Thinking - Being able to think critically and evaluate complex data sets to identify patterns, and discrepancies. This includes the ability to assess data quality, identify inconsistencies, and determine the root cause of errors.

Data Analysis - Strong data analysis skills are essential for problem-solving. This includes the ability to use various data analysis tools, such as Excel, SAP, MDG, or data visualization software, to analyze, and interpret data to find insights and solutions.

Decision-Making – The ability to make informed decisions based on data analysis, weighing the pros and cons of various solutions, and considering the potential impact on the organization.

Adaptability – There are always new challenges and changing requirements, so being able to adapt and learn quickly is essential. This includes staying up to date on industry best practices as well as being open to new tools, technologies, and approaches.

You will sweep us off our feet if… 

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field with a minimum of 7+ years’ experience in auditing, accounting, and reporting

Strong knowledge of financial master data management principles

Exposure to data science, AI and ML

Strong proficiency in SAP, Tableau and Power BI software

Excellent written and oral communication skills

xperience working in multi-national companies.


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. 


Benefits & Perks: 

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more. 


Equal Opportunity Employer 

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, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people. 


Who We Are 

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. Butyoullquickly find were a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us andyou'lldiscover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one,youllbe empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life.  careers.walmart.com 

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 Business, Analytics, Statistics, or related field and 4 years’ experience in data analytics, project management, business, or related area OR 6 years’ experience in data analytics, project management, business, or related area. 2 years’ experience using intermediate functionality of Microsoft Office.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Statistical Programming Language, Supervising Associates, Working on cross-functional teams or projects

Masters: Business Administration

Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification, Six Sigma Black Belt - Certification, Six Sigma Green Belt - Certification

Primary Location...

1301 Se 10th St, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712-3148, 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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