Walmart Senior Manager, Process Improvement - Spring Valley, IL in SPRING VALLEY, Illinois
1066956BRReq ID:1066956BRCompany 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:Senior Manager, Process Improvement - Spring Valley, ILEmployment Type:Full TimeCity:SPRING VALLEYState:ILPosition Description:Senior Manager, Process Improvement-Supply Chain
Walmart Logistics is building a new team to bring zero-loss, TPM and Lean principles and methodologies to drive our next key breakthroughs within our Distribution network and facilities across the US. As a member and leader of this team, our Process Improvement Managers will act as servant leaders by teaching, coaching and mentoring all levels in the organization. The Process Improvement Managers will create a culture of continuous improvement that sustains by transferring their knowledge and skills to allow our associates to become engaged, enabled and empowered to own processes and solve problems within our DCs.
Successful candidates will have experience leading cross-functional teams in a continuous improvement organization (Total productive maintenance (TPM), World class manufacturing (WCM)) with a track record of process driven results.
In addition to the above, the Senior Manager, Process Improvement - Supply Chain will have the opportunity to:
· Cultivate an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
· Implement strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
· Develop and leverage internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
· Enable a successful organization through leading change initiativesMinimum Qualifications:
1 year s experience leading cross-functional teams.
Bachelor s degree in Business, Communications, or related field and 3 years experience in retail merchandising, operations, or related field OR 5 years experience in retail merchandising, operations, or related field, including 1 year's project management experience.
Additional Preferred Qualifications:·3 years of experience leading cross-functional teams.
·3-5 years of experience in a total productive maintenance (TPM) or world class manufacturing environment (WCM)
·Experience leading change initiatives
·Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or similar technical fieldCategory:Supply Chain and Logistics Hourly/Salary:SalaryShift:0Division:WalmartDivision Summary:At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?Requisition Template:Home Office