Kevin H, Recruiter at Gigzio
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At Walmart, we enable the connection between brands and shoppers at unprecedented scale. As stewards of our brand promise, “Save Money. Live Better,” we work alongside some of the most talented people in the world to engage with the more than 150M households who shop with us each week. This is a unique opportunity to join a high-visibility team with a big impact on our omni-channel business.
Walmart Connect (WMC) is looking for a Sr. Manager of Retail Planning to join our Omni Transformation team, which leads WMC’s integration into the broader Walmart enterprise. This role is responsible for aligning quarterly strategy and execution process across WMC with Merchandising, Marketing and Site Operations. You will own planning coordination with a specific Merchandising business unit (Food, Consumables, Home, Electronics & Toys, etc.), so that our fast-growing, advertising business is continually well-informed and well-aligned with our merchant and marketing priorities – at a detailed, dept. level.
This role will require a multi-dimensional, highly organized and communicative associate that can work across business units in the Walmart enterprise and has demonstrated success in navigating complex, multi-layered organizations. We are seeking an associate that has a strong background in retail, process design, planning and operations. You will be WMC’s program-management backbone of enterprise planning for your business unit.
Come join the team if you:
Are a process guru that loves solving complex organizational business problems
Have deep experience with retail business planning and program management
Are excited about the future of retail & media
Are a critical thinker with the ability to distill complicated concepts into actionable strategies
Have a high operational IQ with an equally high EQ
Understand how to influence and inspire action cross-functionally
Are aligned to Walmart values: service to customer; respect for individual; strive for excellence; act with integrity
Support WMC’s integration into the 1W (One Walmart) quarterly business-planning process – a high-profile initiative with new ways of working for multiple enterprise teams
Drive adoption and understanding cross WMC sales and marketing to partner with the broader Walmart enterprise
Contribute to and execute new operating playbooks by partnering with WMC Sale Enablement, Walmart Site Operations, Omni Merchant team, Marketing, and other cross-functional teams
Work really well with others. This role will require a mastery of cross-functional program management
Take project management to the next level: Own weekly team stand-ups to deliver initiative updates, timelines and drive next steps; own and drive adoption of Microsoft Teams for cross-enterprise collaboration
Minimum Qualifications –
5+ years of large-scale retail experience in merchandising, eCommerce or finance
Demonstrated success implementing new process and/or project management initiatives across large organizations
Excellent communication and EQ skills
Problem solver and ability to roll up sleeves to get things done
Ability to perform and adjust to a constantly changing, ambiguous environment
Intellectually curious, high energy, and strong work ethic and ability to manage multiple high-visibility projects at one time
Preferred Qualifications -
Experience working within Walmart’s Merch Operations, Site Operations or Marketing Operations org
Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, Communications, or related field and 2 years' experience in marketing or related field OR 7 years'
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.Marketing or related fieldMasters: Business Administration
Job ID: 339592691729588755
BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, 72712