USA Director, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ecomm

USA Director, Mergers and Acquisitions, Ecomm

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Accounting and Finance
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD693660

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Leads the due diligence process for mergers and acquisitions by securing internal human resources to form due diligence teams; overseeing the preparation of team training materials and delivery; seeking bids from competing advisory firms to engage accounting, tax, and legal counsel; comparing bids and recommending firms through consideration of cost, experience, and potential conflicts of interest; managing data-room reviews to ensure all documents have been evaluated; managing the execution of supplier contracts; and developing complex financial models to ensure compliance with Walmart's valuation standards. Secures and leverages industry-leading advisors by establishing and maintaining relationships with suppliers; and leading on-site meetings and conference calls to stay current with industry trends, best practices, and innovative solutions related to mergers and acquisitions. Ensures cross-functional due diligence leaders and senior divisional management are updated on project progression by managing daily debriefing sessions with due diligence team leaders; reviewing final due diligence reports; debriefing functional officers on high-impact risks and recommended action plans before concluding the due diligence process; managing the ongoing collaboration with integration team captains to ensure continuity of action plans for addressing risks identified through due diligence process; and ensuring open acquisition items are addressed and closed. Partners with departmental leadership to determine merger and acquisition transaction structure and contract negotiation strategy by participating in transaction structure and financing meetings with legal, tax, and merger and acquisitions professionals; assessing the alignment of acquisitions with Walmart's corporate structure and financial strategy; influencing and providing input on contract terms; and ensuring negotiation positions are aligned with the transaction objectives. Develops, resources, and implements new tools and technology to facilitate the mergers and acquisitions global process by identifying sources of market intelligence; designing, coordinating, and implementing new information sharing, analysis, and data-management solutions ; ensuring the seamless integration of third-party software with company systems; and evaluating, identifying, and resolving process gaps and issues. Provides overall direction by analyzing business objectives and customer needs; developing, communicating, building support for, and implementing business strategies, plans, and practices; analyzing costs and forecasts and incorporating them into business plans; determining and supporting resource requirements; evaluating operational processes; measuring outcomes to ensure desired results; identifying and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; promoting a customer environment; and demonstrating adaptability and sponsoring continuous learning. Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce by diagnosing capability gaps; recruiting, selecting, and developing talent; supporting mentorship, workforce development, and succession planning; and leveraging the capabilities of new and existing talent. Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics by integrating these values into all programs and practices; developing consequences for violations or non-compliance; and supporting the Open Door Policy. Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals by sponsoring and leading key community outreach and involvement initiatives; engaging key stakeholders in the development, execution, and evaluation of appropriate business plans and initiatives; and supporting associate efforts in these areas.

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 Finance, Accounting, Economics, International Business, or a related field and 5 years’ experience in finance, accounting, or a related area OR 7 years’ experience in finance, accounting, or a related area. 1 year’s supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Project Management


Primary Location...

950 ELM AVE, SAN BRUNO, CA 94066-3047, 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, 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

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