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2023 Summer MBA Intern: Supply Chain (Transportation)



Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Friday, September 30, 2022

2023 Summer MBA Intern: Supply Chain (Transportation)

2023 Summer MBA Intern: Supply Chain (Transportation)

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Intern/Co-Op/Grad (Trainee)
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition R-1267691

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Position Summary...

As a part of the Walmart Supply Chain organization, you will contribute to the success of our Transportation network! Why? Because Sam Walton founded our company with the belief that the customer is #1. It is not just a belief, but our way of doing business. With our Supply Chain Team at the forefront of retail transformation you can work on a team that is ultimately focused on delighting our customers, saving them both time and money in unexpected ways. As the biggest player in the game, we trust our associates to innovate the future of Supply Chain!

Join our team for the summer and get immersed in the incredible world of Walmart Transportation! You will be assigned on one of our transportation teams for 10 weeks, where you’ll own a meaningful project aimed at improving our service to the customer, reducing supply chain costs, and/or improving vital processes. Bring your tremendous knowledge, experience, creativity, and energy, and help us better serve millions of Americans every day!

Key Responsibilities may Include:

  • Manage end-to-end supply chain processes and ensure timely merchandise flow through the distribution network and fulfillment centers
  • Develop strategy and innovation to simplify current transportation solutions and methodologies
  • Research and analyze root cause of exceptions in various transportation activities (e.g. carrier procurement, system integration, on-time carrier service, driver routing, network/node optimization, supplier relations, etc.)
  • Improve supply chain execution by determining optimal flow path channel from supplier to store to best fit sales, in-stock, and profit metrics; collaborating between supply chain stakeholders to ensure sales, in-stock, inventory, profitability, and strategy goals are achieved
  • Analyze data from multiple sources and stakeholders to streamline and improve network efficiencies
  • Track movement and arrival of goods across the supply chain
  • Identify order exceptions, disruptions, and supply chain constraints that will impact transportation execution; and develop and coordinate resolution(s).
  • Identify areas of opportunity to improve service levels
  • Support the use of end-to-end costing methodology and lean concepts; provide cost recommendations to reduce process waste, and provide opportunities for cost reductions and process efficiencies
  • Remove barriers and obstacles that impact performance
  • Develop and present recommendations to leaders and relevant stakeholders

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Primary Location...

311 NORTH WALTON BOULEVARD, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

About Walmart

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?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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