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eCommerce Specialist, VAP Walmart (CONTRACT)

Position Description

An exciting opportunity to enter the world of ecommerce with RB and Walmart.com. Working across all of our household brands including Lysol, Airwick and Finish.  Role will be based in the Walmart.com office in San Bruno and will involve item set up, data analytics, forecasting and supply, drive strategic decision based on category and brand analytics. Reporting into the Team Lead Bricks & Clicks of RB with a dotted line to the category manager at Walmart.com this person will work closely with the category specialists to deliver growth opportunities.  

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

1. Supports item set up and content update, identify issues impacting item online availability, item maintenance and optimization. Coordinates the setup of Walmart.com website content and items by working with buyers and the Item Set-Up team to ensure the set-up of new items and to maintain item changes. Works with copywriters and the Supplier to manage content acquisition. Forecasts business volumes and works with vendor to ensure replenishment; runs reports for drop shipment items; and distributes out of stock reports to Supplier. 
2. Will serve as the point of contact for problem resolution / internal advocate to relevant functions.Works with Marketing and Supplier to ensure circular proofs are set up correctly; works with cross-functional teams to ensure items go live in a timely manner and submits critical tickets for system or data repairs that impact Supplier’s business. 
3.Will support marketing efforts on behalf of Supplier’s brands by conducting analyses on promotions to identify opportunities to improve promotional effectiveness, in collaboration with the Marketing team. Collaborates with Marketing and Site teams to promote key items. 
4. Product / category analysis. Vendor Accelerator will compile lessons learned for the category and incorporate in future plans; will conducts analysis on Supplier’s business identifying opportunities for growth and udentifies key item drives for the items in Supplier’s portfolio.  Will develops strategies to drive growth for Supplier’s business and makes recommendations to the Buyer and Merchandise Manager and will tracks Supplier’s performance on the Walmart.com site by monitoring reviews and ratings. 

 

Skills & Experience

• Bachelor's degree or equivalent
• Creative problem solver, able to review data and evidence to determine the causes of problems, and recommend solutions on how to address them 
• Fast learner, that can update knowledge and skills to handle complexity, new processes and systems 
• Demonstrates agility in the face of changea and challenges in a fast paced environment 
• Effective verbal and written communication skills – is able to effectively communicate clear, up-to-date information on business plans and priorities 
• Knowledge of Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint – is able to create documents, reports as needed, and leverage Excel to analyze business trends 
• Ability to effectively interact with WMT internal team across multiple functions and WMT suppliers and internal RB teams.

 

 

Equality

In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

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