Senior Manager II, Merchandising Sourcing - Househ...

Senior Manager II, Merchandising Sourcing - Household Paper

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD56234

What you'll do at

Develops complex commodity sourcing strategies for assigned products by collaborating with cross-functional business partners (for example, merchants, planners) to understand opportunities for growth; Serves as a subject matter and industry expert in understanding the complete supply chain for the items managed; Influences internal and external business partners (for example, suppliers, merchants) to bring product and packaging innovation to market; Aligns the sourcing strategy with merchant's annual operating plan (AOP); Provides insights to guide merchandise flow and replenishment decisions; Incorporates company growth strategy into planning. Creates complex vendor decision matrices by evaluating new and existing vendors based on performance metrics and long-term potential; Negotiates with vendors to obtain high quality products at lowest sustainable cost; Calculates and understands the business's cost impact of the commodity's initial mark-up (IMU); Measures and tracks awarded cost against actual cost through the commitment tracker; Informs planner and buyer of changes to commodity or other input costs that will affect cost of goods. Identifies, develops, and maintains strategic vendor relationships that meet company financial, ethical, and sustainability standards; Assesses and develops vendor production, distribution, and technological capabilities to ensure adequate supply; Conducts quarterly performance reviews with all vendors; Manages and resolves vendor issues. 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, Mathematics, Engineering, or related field and 2 years experience in merchandising, sourcing, planning, finance, or related field OR 6 years experience in merchandising, sourcing, planning, finance, or related field. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Sourcing and Procurement - Raw Materials Masters: Business, Masters: Engineering General, Masters: Mathematics

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Mathematics, Engineering, or related field and 2 years experience in merchandising, sourcing, planning, finance, or related field OR 6 years experience in merchandising, sourcing, planning, finance, 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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— Hannah, Sourcing Manager

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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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