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Associate Analyst, Operations

Walmart


Location:
SAN BRUNO, CA
Date:
03/21/2017
Job Code:
861492
Walmart
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Job Details

JobId: 861492
JobTitle: Associate Analyst, Operations
City: SAN BRUNO
State: CA
Description:

Division Summary

The Walmart.com team is here to provide amazing digital and physical experiences for our customers – with seamless access to products and services they want. Marketplace allows us to present an even wider array of vendor products on Walmart.com and beyond. Behind the scenes, e-commerce experts are focused on category growth, program management, business development, and seller onboarding. We continuously strive to deliver incredible selection, ease, and e-commerce innovation to customers.


Department Summary

Ensuring our customers get the right product in the right place and at the right time is important to the Supply Chain & Logistics team. From supply planning and order management to fulfillment and transportation, our expanding omnichannel supply chain anticipates Walmart.com customers’ needs. We’re not just getting customers what they want today, we’re creating disruptive change with next generation tools and capabilities that will support their needs in the future, all while providing everyday low prices.


Position Summary


The Associate Analyst reports to the Associate Operations Manager Transportation. This role focuses on monitoring inbound activities and driving medium-to long term improvements for Inbound on-time MABD. Functions of the role include analyzing vendors’ behaviors, carriers’ performance, supporting fulfillment center compliance, partnering with business partners to enhance Walmart's supply chain performance.

The Inbound Transportation Team is responsible for analyzing the supply chain and driving on-time MABD performance for Walmart.com. The successful candidate will be an individual who has the ability to identify and support Walmart supply chain strategic initiatives for MABD performance, while being able to dive deep into areas of opportunity and develop solutions as needed. This person will work cross-functionally with technical and operational teams within the Walmart.com Supply Chain organization. Superior data analytics and modeling skills are a must, and will be required in order to continuously improve MABD on time performance.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:



  • Generate analysis, presentations, and recommendations to drive operational improvements in MABD performance.


  • Troubleshoot data issues and work with internal business partners to derive and build customized reports to investigate opportunities.


  • Build and sustain cross-functional relationships with external business partners to best leverage assets for performance improvements.


  • Assists in the development of and executes inbound supply chain initiatives, plans and strategies


  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions


  • Refine and report on KPIs to effectively manage vendors and carriers performance.



Position Description


  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Walmart.com operational data analysis and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans

  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions

  • Solves complex operational and financial problems/issues

  • Supports and executes complex and multi-variable recurring and ad-hoc requests for data or data set-up


Minimum Qualifications


1) Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Functional Competencies:



  • Required mastered skills: Excel, PowerPoint, SQL and database mining knowledge.


  • Preferred skills: VBA, Tableau, and Alteryx


  • Manages multiple projects at once while ensuring deadlines are met and data output is accurate.


  • Utilizes macro skills to build scalable processes and drive automation of daily tasks.


  • Ensures integrity and efficiency of reports and data.


  • Proven experience leading data driven projects from definition through interpretation and execution stages.

    Interpersonal Competencies:


  • Capacity to communicate complex concepts in easy-to-understand terminology.


  • Effective communication skills to reach multiple levels of the organization, including senior management and cross-functional groups.

    Leadership Competencies:


  • Ability to champion ideas and influence the organization in order to ensure ideas are executed, especially in scenarios where direct authority is absent.


  • Foster and maintain Wal-Mart's three core values:
    i. Respect for the Individual
    ii. Service to our Customers
    iii. Strive for Excellence

    2) Preferred Educational Level:


  • Bachelors degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields

    3) Experience:


  • Required experience: 2+ years of experience in supply chain, logistics, or in a business analyst capacity.


  • Preferred experience: 2+ years of data management experience, including query development, root-cause analysis, and dashboard optimization



Additional Preferred Qualifications

eCommerce experience a plus


Company Summary

Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, VUDU, SamsClub.com, and our technical powerhouse @WalmartLabs. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. Data scientists, front and back-end engineers, product managers, and web and UX/UI teams collaborate alongside e-commerce experts to envision, prototype, and bring revolutionary ideas to life in a dynamic, flexible and fun work culture.


Req ID:

797847BR



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