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Merchandise Planning Manager, Toys & Seasonal

Walmart


Location:
San Bruno, CA 94066
Date:
02/21/2018
2018-02-212018-05-04
Walmart
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995475BRReq ID:995475BRCompany 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.Job Title:Merchandise Planning Manager, Toys & SeasonalPosition Summary:The Walmart.com Merchandising Team is looking for individuals who can collaborate and thrive in a dynamic environment, demonstrate and foster innovative thinking, use and learn the latest tools and technology to analyze data and insights at scale, and above all else think every day about how to best meet the needs of our customers.



As a Merchandise Planning Manager, you are responsible for managing inventory, planning and forecasting for high-growth, complex merchandise Toys & Seasonal categories ensuring that assortment, price and availability are a win-win for our customers and Walmart.com. Creativity and agility will be paramount as you identify retail trends and synthesize information from multiple touch points providing financial plans and supporting business solutions in a fast-paced, multi-dimensional environment. As a Merchandise Planning Manager, you will provide expert advice to Planner(s) to align efforts amongst varying perspectives.



You wont do this alone. You will work with a world-class team of collaborative colleagues and have access to industry-leading merchandising tools and technology to help you analyze customer, partner, market, business and financial insights at scale. In addition to bringing the art to the science of retailing, were also counting on you to share your knowledge and expertise with your team and foster a collaborative and supportive environment.

Position Description:

Coordinates, completes, and oversees job-related activities and assignments for merchandise planning and replenishment

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

Maintains and executes financial plans and open-to-buy (OTB) forecasts for Merchandise Department

Places orders and oversees the placement and validation of orders within high-growth merchandise categories and departments

Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

Supports the continuous development and implementation of financial strategies for complex merchandise categories and departmentsCity:SAN BRUNOState:CAPosition Description:As a Merchandise Planning Manager, you are responsible for managing inventory, planning and forecasting for high-growth, complex merchandise Toys & Seasonal categories ensuring that assortment, price and availability are a win-win for our customers and Walmart.com. Creativity and agility will be paramount as you identify retail trends and synthesize information from multiple touch points providing financial plans and supporting business solutions in a fast-paced, multi-dimensional environment. As a Merchandise Planning Manager, you will provide expert advice to Planner(s) to align efforts amongst varying perspectives.



You wont do this alone. You will work with a world-class team of collaborative colleagues and have access to industry-leading merchandising tools and technology to help you analyze customer, partner, market, business and financial insights at scale. In addition to bringing the art to the science of retailing, were also counting on you to share your knowledge and expertise with your team and foster a collaborative and supportive environment.





+ Coordinates, completes, and oversees job-related activities and assignments for merchandise planning and replenishment

+ Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

+ Maintains and executes financial plans and open-to-buy (OTB) forecasts for Merchandise Department

+ Places orders and oversees the placement and validation of orders within high-growth merchandise categories and departments

+ Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

+ Supports the continuous development and implementation of financial strategies for complex merchandise categories and departments

Minimum Qualifications: 4+ years experience in planning and buying, replenishment, finance or related field required.

At least 2 year experience in a retail environment preferred.

Planners should be available to work nights and weekends when necessary to achieve specific deliverables, especially during the November/ December timeframe.Additional Preferred Qualifications:Physical Requirements

Planners generally travel 3 to 4 weeks out of the year.



Preferred Qualifications

4 year degree in business or related field or equivalent experienceCategory:Planning / Business Analytics / Pricing Division:Walmart.comDivision 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.Employment Type:Full TimeRequisition Template:eCommerce
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