19 days old

Director, Merchandising Strategy

Bentonville, AR 72712
1069049BRReq ID:1069049BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Director, Merchandising StrategyEmployment Type:Full TimeCity:BENTONVILLEState:ARPosition Description:\tCreates and executes Merchandising and business unit strategies (for example, sales, profitability, growth initiatives), strategic business units (SBUs) and total company initiatives

\tDevelops strategic frameworks, customer and competitor insights, trend assessment, and understands drivers of sales and profit

\tDevelops materials to support executive team, strategy discussions and decisions

\tDirects the complex analysis, research and planning to drive key strategic focus areas, translating insights into actions and implications for Walmart

\tDrives business strategy development and provides overall direction to large scale, high impact projects

\tDevelops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals

\tCollaborates with senior leaders within Walmart Merchandising, Planning and Execution teams by supporting several focus areas

\tDevelops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce

\tCultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethicsMinimum Qualifications:

+ Bachelor s degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Retail Management, Economics, or related field and 4 years experience in retail management, financial planning, category management, buying, replenishment, operations, or related field OR 6 years experience in retail management, financial planning, category management, buying, replenishment, operations, or related field.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

+ 2 years experience in Walmart Merchandising or Walmart Operations.

+ 4 years experience developing financial, marketing, or merchandising strategies.

+ 4 years experience with retail math (for example, margin, inventory turn, average price).

+ 4 years experience working with profit and loss (P&L).

+ Master's degree in Business Administration or related field.

Category:Merchandising and Sourcing Hourly/Salary:SalaryShift:0Division:WalmartDivision Summary: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 sustainabilityand 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 industriesall 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?Requisition Template:Home Office


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