Business Analyst, Walmart

Job ID 2022-0647

Sales/Sales Services Bentonville, Arkansas


Description

Position at Conair LLC

Position Summary:

The Business Analyst is responsible for tracking & reporting of key supply chain metrics including service levels, performance vs plan analysis, and other S&OP measures in support of both Sales and Demand Planning functions.  Additionally, this person will work directly with the Category Manager as an Item Setup and Maintenance person for the business support.  This person will also work on Digital content improvements, sample management for the accounts as well as handle all Andon Cords.  The primary goal of this role is to be a supporting partner for the Sr. National Account Manager as a major contributor in developing measures that will help create a more responsive supply chain, better item setup, improved business relationships, and sales analysis to help push the business in a positive direction.  The person needs to be very strong in Supply Chain as well as well versed in general item creation and business knowledge. 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide Supply Chain analysis and reporting for internal and external teams.
  • Partner in building internal Forecasting based on History and Trends bringing in data points from Customer’s forecast data.
  • Create and Develop reports to support the Category Manager, Demand Team and Sales Group.
  • Create new reports or merge existing reports as needed to support management decision making
  • Complete analysis to investigate potential opportunity areas, example chargeback reporting, or future demand to exceed supply
  • Monitor and escalate changes in key metrics; research and identify root cause
  • Use data to tailor and suggest tactics that drive improvement to cost and service
  • Present findings and recommendations to functional business partners and management throughout the business.
  • Provide support related to purchase orders, goods receipts, and inventory reconciliation (including things like In-Stock Reporting).
  • Serve as support for Demand Planners / Sales Team.
  • Build and Maintain items in Walmart’s System including Item 360 and other required systems
  • Maintain POs through NOVA as needed
  • Build and Recommend orders and B2R as needed
  • Submit and maintain new item DotCom content, while checking existing item content to maximize SEO and customer experience
  • Verify DotCom images/videos are accurate and updating as needed
  • Watch DotCom Orders for both Warehouse and Drop Ship items to validate costs are accurate, communicating opportunities with Account Manager and Order Fill team
  • DotCom assortment verification to help determine if assortment is up to date or missing possible important items, while removing old items or items no longer valid
  • Order in and mail out samples for Vine review
  • Attend Buyer Meetings as needed with Sr. National Account Manager
  • Support Sr. National Account Manger as needed to bring in new businesses and opportunity
  • Be a STRONG Team player and bring strong positive energy to the team
  • Build Strong relationship internally and externally at all leadership levels
  • Follow internal controls and company policies as set by company and job function.
  • Contribute to the success of company by leading or assisting with other projects and tasks as assigned

Essential Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Business or Related Field or Equivalent Experience
  • 2-4 years’ experience in Supply Chain or Sales working with Amazon
  • Located in Seattle Area
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities, with high attention to detail
  • Proven ability to interpret data, tell a story, and provide actionable insights
  • Strong End to End supply chain understanding.
  • Experience in mining data / Analysis
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office with advanced training in Excel Must be able to use advanced formulas, conditional formatting, pivot tables, pivot reporting, v-lookups, filters, etc.
  • Experience with Walmart systems including Retail Link, NOVA, Item 360, and others
  • History of ability to build strong accurate forecasts in the Walmart sales environment
  • Experience as strong supporting role in Sales Team setting – Team Player
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Accuracy and extreme attention to detail

Beneficial Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP / APO / IBP
  • Previous experience and/or understanding of UPP processes in both Brick and Mortar and eCommerce

Environmental Factors:

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time

 

  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to travel domestically
  • Must be Covid-19 vaccinated.
  • We currently operate on a hybrid schedule;

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • Generous Paid Time Off Programs
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • FSA/HRA/Dependent Care FSA
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401k and company match