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Walmart

2022 Walmart MBA Strategist Internship (8261_R-617566)

Retail

All

Yearly

No

Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

"We're leaning into innovation in retail by building a seamless shopping experience from end-to-end. We're playing offense. The flywheel we're creating is based on a set of mutually reinforcing assets that fit together to serve customers more holistically. The combination of our physical and digital assets is unique, and it positions us well as we look for ways we can leverage those assets to help solve problems for customers. We're a fast-moving team, willing to step out of our comfort zone to try new things and iterate. We'll continue to be there for people in times of crisis, and we'll continue to innovate and move forward." - Doug McMillon, CEO

Company Description

Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better - anytime and anywhere - in retail stores, online, and through their mobile devices. Each week, nearly 270 million customers and members visit our more than 11,700 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and eCommerce websites. With fiscal year 2020 revenue of $54 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide and continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy, and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting [Register to View] , on Facebook at [Register to View] Walmart, and on Twitter at [Register to View] .

About Walmart

Did you know the world's largest brick-and-mortar retailer is also one of the fastest growing and most dynamic e-commerce organizations? We're creating an experience that lets customers shop anytime, anywhere - delivering exactly what they want, when they want it.

Every Day Low Price (EDLP) is the cornerstone of our strategy, and our price focus has never been stronger. We're uniting the best entrepreneurs, business minds, data scientists, merchants, marketers' analysts and technologists to create seamless experiences for customers to shop anytime, anywhere -- whether they're shopping online [Register to View] through one of ourmobile apps,or shopping in a store.

A job at Walmart means an opportunity to build a career as part of the world's largest retailer. We are looking for tenacious MBAs who are strong problem solvers who can deliver solutions to complex, challenging problems. We are transforming the future of retail.

A successful MBA Intern will have:

  • Manages the resolution of business issues by reviewing data; determining needed solutions that fit local needs and can be leveraged across the region; following up with stakeholders to obtain information on unresolved issues; and collaborating with cross-functional teams regarding support for solutions.
  • Manages change initiatives by implementing transformational change and processes; validating value and priority; driving project plans to implement processes; assisting with assessment of readiness for change; managing expectations; adjusting approaches to have change adopted by the entire organization; and ensuring timely project management from pilot to the execution stage.
  • Manage and improve business results by overseeing evaluation and implementation of process improvement projects ; directing projects in consultation with leadership regarding solutions; reviewing reports; leveraging customer and operational needs across the division to identify barriers and obstacles that impact performance across the division; and benchmarking competitors' programs.
  • Provides recommendations to management by reviewing feedback; assessing risks; collaborating with cross-functional partners to develop program enhancements; managing the reporting and communication of key performance metrics; ensuring alignment across functional units; and communicating strategic direction to stakeholders.
  • Manages the development, prioritization, and execution of key business strategies and communication by leading cross-functional initiatives that impact store and corporate processes; overseeing the development of business programs and initiatives, customer and company communications, and associate training content.
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and communicating business plans and priorities; removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying performance standards; measuring progress and adjusting performance accordingly; developing contingency plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties; building a team-based work environment; establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations; providing recognition and rewards; coaching for success and improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness.
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to others in their use and application; ensuring compliance with them; and utilizing and supporting the Open Door Policy.
  • Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost-effectiveness; and participating in and supporting community outreach events.


Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree in Business Administration or related field. Ideally 3 years experience in Statistic , Retail, Communications, Marketing, Finance, Supply Chain or related field

Currently a MBA student graduating December 2022 or Summer 2023

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...
2608 Se J St, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America