Starting a career at Walmart doesn’t mean filing paper and buying coffee. Unless of course you’re our coffee buyer, and you lead a multi-million dollar category. Everyone on our team, with every level of experience, plays a part in our business. You’ll find opportunities and projects that let you make a difference with the world’s largest retailer. There’s no bigger way to start your career.
Our leadership programs place top-performing undergraduates in full-time roles designed to kick-start a successful career on an accelerated track. Each program leverages the skills you acquired during your undergraduate studies and helps you transition from an academic environment into a corporate leadership role.
Walmart | Sam's Club International Academy provides eligible students who are interested in working at an international location with key technical and interpersonal skills to drive retail innovation and growth on a global platform. For a fresh grad, this means having the opportunity to take all you've learned to an international market.
We’re looking for future leaders with skills in merchandising, replenishment and logistics to help us solve complex business challenges. And once you've completed the training phase, you'll play a critical role in your designated international location. It doesn’t get any bigger than that.
Walmart Assistant Manager Trainee/Sam's Club Manager in Training Program
Online simulations, classroom learning and in-store experience – you’ll find everything you need in this hands-on training. Once you've successfully completed the program, you’ll know the ins and outs of our Walmart and Sam’s Club operations and be on course to becoming an Assistant Store or Club Manager. Think you’ve got what it takes to help lead a multimillion-dollar business and hundreds of associates?
Merchandising & Replenishment Leadership Programs
The Walmart Merchandising & Replenishment Leadership Programs are designed to provide in-depth training in our Merchandising organization. Here, theories are converted into industry-leading practices. You'll plan, implement and present a capstone project while working with leadership, peers and suppliers. There's no better or faster way to become a merchant for the Fortune 1 company. Learn more.
IT Rotational Program
Valuable experience, cutting-edge projects and the opportunity to make a big impact on the world’s leading retailer – it’s all in our IT Rotational Program. Here, recent grads will have access to thought leaders, industry experts and global resources that will help you hone your skills and provide exposure to a variety of areas within our technology division.
Accounting & Finance Leadership Program
The Accounting & Finance Rotational Leadership Program is an intensive two-year entry-level program located at the Walmart Corporate office in Bentonville, Arkansas. During the program, emphasis is placed on leadership development, professional mentorship and technical training via cohort-based learning environments. Each six-month rotation is unique, with participants having an opportunity to work on some of the most challenging and strategically relevant projects, which will have an impact on our business and customers.
Program participants have the opportunity to explore four different areas of accounting and finance, with rotation placement opportunities in one of the following segments – Corporate, Walmart U.S., Walmart International & Sam’s Club.
Rotation Placement Opportunities
- Global Tax
- Real Estate
- Supply Chain - Logistics & Transportation
In addition to the Bentonville, AR based rotations, opportunities exist to rotate through the Global eCommerce office in San Bruno, California or one of the Operations field offices in the U.S. Upon completion of the two-year program, program participants may be considered for a six-month International in-country rotation, based on performance and a competitive selection process.
Careers for New Grads
To remain an exceptional company, we need exceptional people. That's why we’re serious about hiring the best talent from America's top colleges. Whether you've recently graduated or your graduation is fast approaching, there are countless ways to begin your career journey with us in areas like engineering, finance, IT, merchandising and more.
Interested in joining our team? Find us on your campus.
Graduate Students and Advanced Degrees
Getting an advanced degree isn’t an easy feat. That’s why we’ve created opportunities that will challenge you as a leader and help you continue to reach your professional goals.
E3 Strategy & Finance MBA Program
Education, Exposure and Experience. The Walmart E3 Strategy & Finance MBA Program is 18 months in length and designed to accelerate the careers of high-potential associates. E3 allows you to build broad business experience, gain executive exposure and grow your skills through educational development. Learn more.
We also have opportunities for graduate and advanced degree students in other areas, such as our Legal Internship and Associate Marketing Manager programs.
Ready to start your career on a global stage? Only about 300 of the nation’s top collegiate students will land a spot in our Corporate Intern1 Program. This 10-week program is the chance to do something big with your summer – with plenty of opportunities and real business challenges to take you from intern to full-time associate. Interested in the details? Hop on over to WMTinterns.com for more information.
Our Silicon Valley associates aren’t just engineering products and solving problems – they’re building the next generation of e-commerce. The opportunity to leave your mark is big – 1 billion customer transactions big. Learn more here.
Retail Operations Internships
Retail Operations is at the heart of what we do. In this hands-on internship, you’ll become an influential member of our team while learning the inner workings of a multimillion-dollar retail business. Success here could put you on the fast track to our Manager in Training Program and beyond.