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Associate Director Marketing Operations

Walmart
Bentonville, AR 72712
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1343538BRReq ID:1343538BRCompany 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:Associate Director Marketing OperationsTime Type:Full TimeCity:BENTONVILLEState:ARPosition Description: + Collaboration: Collaborates with other Marketing groups, Legal and Finance to develop and implement large or complex vendor management programs. + Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects + Ensures business needs are being met + Financial Operations: Assists Finance with the development of financial forecasts (e.g., spend, size/number of contracts, ROI) for large or complex contracts. Reviews complex financial data sets and develops insights into macro trends for large or complex contracts. Develops processes and tools for analyzing vendor cost information and develops and executes plans for cost reduction and process efficiency. Oversees payment audit and review process and develops plans to address issues/discrepancies in payment processing. + People Development: Builds and leads a project team to execute project objectives. Coaches team members and provide feedback to enhance skills, knowledge, and work performance. Maintains team motivation and engagement. Mentors less experienced associates and managers. + Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity + Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates + Vendor Management: Negotiates product costs, volume, etc., with suppliers and other vendors for large or highly complex contracts. Forecasts vendor capacity and develops/implements strategies to mitigate workload issues and maintain optimum utilization. + Vendor Performance Assessment and Improvement: Leads the development of supplier performance criteria and provides input into the development of policies and procedures to optimize vendor performance within Marketing. Reviews vendor utilization, supplier metrics and other KPIs to identify trends and ensure that performance goals are met for vendors with large or complex contracts. Anticipates opportunities to improve vendor performance and leads the development and execution of programs that address current and mitigate potential vendor performance or compliance issues. + Vendor Sourcing, Selection and Contracting: Leads existing and new contractual relationships and vendor sourcing, selection and renewal processes for large or highly complex contracts. Leads contract development and execution, as well as the supplier onboarding process for new vendors in a highly complex category. Negotiates with suppliers on terms, conditions, etc., for large or complex contracts. Works with the business to understand strategic plans and provide input on contracting strategies that support Marketing. Minimum Qualifications: + 3 years' experience in strategic sourcing and procurement. + Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, or related field and 3 years' experience in marketing operations, business management, or related field OR 5 years' experience in marketing operations, business management, or related field. Additional Preferred Qualifications: + 4 years' experience in marketing or advertising agency management. + 4 years' experience leading cross-functional projects. Category:Marketing Status:SalaryShift:0Brand:Walmart
Posted: 2019-08-23 Expires: 2019-10-25

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Walmart
Bentonville, AR 72712

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