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Manager, Procurement - MRO & Construction Materials (Electrical & Power Transmission)



Other Engineering, Operations
Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

About the Team:

The Global Procurement MRO & Construction Materials team is focused on providing value and driving total cost of ownership across many different business units. We support enterprise-wide spare parts programs and the construction materials for new stores and remodels by executing the strategic sourcing strategy, owning supplier relationship management, and developing new ideas to support our EDLC mission.

About the Position:

As a Manager, Global Procurement – MRO & Construction Materials (Electrical & Power Transmission), you will be responsible for delivering on value goals and building strong relationships with Realty, Supply Chain, and Sam’s Club stakeholders. You will impact the vendor selection process and lead the sourcing of materials, while also negotiating contracts with new and existing suppliers.



Responsibilities include:

  • Own the management and sourcing of construction and equipment electrical components, motors, and other similar products.

  • Managing mid-level, non-strategic suppliers (price changes, monitoring On Time In Full, issue escalation, etc.).

  • Collaborate with stakeholders and analysts to prepare RFx.

  • Actively seek new opportunities to grow spend under management.

  • Lead or assist in contract negotiations for new and existing suppliers.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Developing strong relationships with internal stakeholders and suppliers.

  • Having experience executing multi-million dollar sourcing events and negotiating contract terms.

  • Possessing a strong executive presence and being comfortable showcasing your work and ideas to senior leadership.

  • Possessing a driver mentality with the desire to deliver positive results for the company.

You will sweep us off our feet if

  • You possess deep industry and product knowledge within the electrical and power transmission space.

  • You are familiar with competitive bidding strategies.

  • You have a firm understanding of supplier strategies within the industry and the desire to create mutually beneficial, long-term relationships.

  • You thrive in a collaborative environment, openly sharing ideas, successes, and failures with the ability to adapt and adjust accordingly.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Benefits & Perks:

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

Who We Are

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But youll quickly find were a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one, youll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com

At Walmart, we offer competitive pay as well as performance-based bonus awards and other great benefits for a happier mind, body, and wallet. Health benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage. Financial benefits include 401(k), stock purchase and company-paid life insurance. Paid time off benefits include PTO (including sick leave), parental leave, family care leave, bereavement, jury duty, and voting. Other benefits include short-term and long-term disability, company discounts, Military Leave Pay, adoption and surrogacy expense reimbursement, and more.

You will also receive PTO and/or PPTO that can be used for vacation, sick leave, holidays, or other purposes. The amount you receive depends on your job classification and length of employment. It will meet or exceed the requirements of paid sick leave laws, where applicable.

For information about PTO, see https://one.walmart.com/notices.

Live Better U is a Walmart-paid education benefit program for full-time and part-time associates in Walmart and Sam's Club facilities. Programs range from high school completion to bachelor's degrees, including English Language Learning and short-form certificates. Tuition, books, and fees are completely paid for by Walmart.

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 a specific plan or program terms.

For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.

The annual salary range for this position is $70,000.00-$130,000.00

Additional compensation includes annual or quarterly performance bonuses.

Additional compensation for certain positions may also include:

- Stock

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Option 1: Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, economics, technology, or related field and 2 years' experience in procurement strategy, contract management, analytics, or related field. Option 2: 4 years’ experience in procurement strategy, contract management, analytics, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Data modelling, data analytics, and data management, Qualified experience in Microsoft Excel

Primary Location...

2608 Se J St, Bentonville, AR 72712, United States of America