Analyst, Item File (XBV-907)

Analyst, Item File (XBV-907)

15 Nov
Walmart Canada.

15 Nov

Walmart Canada.


Mississauga, ON

The Item File (IF) Analyst is responsible for ensuring that all data pertaining to master data records is set-up and maintained with high quality. The IF Analyst will work closely with teams across the business to support the creation and on-going maintenance of high quality item data, ensure master data processes and guidelines are enforced, and serve as a subject matter expert related to master data.

Position Responsibilities

1. Work alongside merchandising and other relevant teams to ensure accurate analysis and timely execution of all requests received for the creation and maintenance of item data, and maintain the requests through a formal process

2. Understand and communicate data updates (e.g., creation,

maintenance, introduction of new fields, modification in attribute definition etc.) that impact downstream systems / teams. Responsible to maintain working knowledge of systems as required ,provide and enroll in appropriate in-house training

3. Responsible to assist on projects to ensure completion and to support coordination efforts as requested

4. Analyze and support the maintenance of high quality data, proactively monitor data accuracy and facilitate required data corrective actions with business owners

5. Maintain clear communication and positive relationships with cross-functional teams, contribute to the development of cross functional teams and provide support on customer needs

6. Execute on the item delisting process on an on-going basis to ensure that old items are cleansed out of the system

7. Ad-hoc data cleansing as required (e.g., at the end of a season) to ensure data quality is upheld on an on-going basis

8. Support and enforce established data standards and guidelines related to Item File

9. Serve as the subject matter expert and central resource to train business owners in Item File creation/maintenance and/or the use of supporting tools. Support the development of technical skills through teaching and mentoring for cross-functional teams

Canada Walmart Division



- Minimum Education Required: College Certificate or Diploma
- Minimum Years of Experience Required: 3 to 5 years
- Extensive knowledge of Item File and other Item data-related systems
- Understanding of business units within a retail organization
- Ability to manage multiple priorities
- Time management skills
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
- Understanding impact to other areas of the business from decisions/findings made during testing or process change
- Ability to train on the appropriate use of Item data systems
- Strong analytical and systems thinking skills
- Ability to work independently and proactively
- Must be detail oriented and highly organized
- Ability to work based upon specific timelines and dependencies
- Prior experience working with retail Item data considered an asset


Walmart will accommodate the disability-related needs of applicants and associates as required by law.

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