Senior Strategy Manager of Retail Assortment

Jet - Hoboken, NJ

About the Job

We want a passionate, driven, and entrepreneurial individual with a track-record of cross-functional excellence to join us in building our best-in-class organization at Walmart and transforming the face of retail. The ideal candidate is skilled at working at the strategic level and rigorously diving into details.  This role will be responsible for leading the Assortment discipline and the workstreams across Walmart’s US eCommerce organization. The ideal candidate will harness the company’s financials, operational data, and business analytics to help set direction and work closely with the entire retail eCommerce organization for day-to-day business execution. This individual will interface broadly across multiple functions, including Retail, Supply Chain, Product, Analytics, Finance, and Marketing. They will need to develop breadth of knowledge about the business as well as functional depth in key areas.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain a thorough understanding of Walmart’s US eCommerce strategy and operating model
  • Help facilitate complex strategic initiatives for key Walmart US eCommerce Retail objectives
  • Maintain clear understanding of Walmart eCommerce operating data
  • Support eCommerce team in developing organization-wide goals and ensure regular progress toward those goals
  • Partner with retail eCommerce leaders on their strategies for category-specific opportunities
  • Assist in leading ad hoc special initiatives that tie to critical aspects of our business plan
  • Develop internal and external presentation materials in support of the overall strategic agenda

About You

  • Deep desire to help drive transformational strategic and operational change at the scale of the world’s largest company and one of the world’s largest eCommerce retailers
  • Great demeanor and partner-facing attitude, including being flexible, reliable, and efficient
  • Experience with business processes at a large, matrixed organization
  • Track-record of effectively managing teams to complete time-sensitive projects with moderate guidance
  • Ability to work cross-functionally to influence decision makers across the organization
  • Program management experience in a retail or consumer-web company, working in an agile development environment
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and written/verbal communication skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented with a strong bias for action
  • A startup mentality - scrappy, creative, and constantly iterating to be best-in-class
  • Great demeanor and partner-facing attitude, including being flexible, reliable, and efficient
  • 4-8 years of relevant leadership experience in strategy in consumer-facing businesses (preferably retail, consumer goods, consumer technology, and/or consulting)
  • MBA or other relevant graduate degree and/or consulting experience preferred

About Us

We are building a new kind of company, and we are building it from the inside out, which means that investing in hiring, developing, and retaining the brightest minds in the world is a top priority. Everything we do is grounded in our values -- respect for the individual, service to our customers, strive for excellence, and acting with integrity. From our business model to our culture, we live our values to the extreme, whether we are dealing with employees, retail partners, or consumers. We believe that happiness is the highest level of success and we want every person that crosses paths with us to achieve it. If you are an ambitious, smart, natural collaborator who likes taking risks, influencing, and innovating in a challenging hyper-growth environment, we would love to talk to you about joining our team.

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