Sr Associate Counsel

Sr Associate Counsel

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Legal, Compliance and Ethics
  • Job Function Legal
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1198889BR

What you'll do at

The associate will conduct privileged internal investigations with the assistance of internal and external resources. Some international travel is required. This position may also involve working on governmental or law enforcement inquiries to the Company. The associate will advise on risk and provide legal advice to Compliance, Operations, Ethics and other business units.

• Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to
company standards of integrity and ethics
• Designing, implementing and monitoring corporate governance processes
and procedures
• Developing and fostering relationships as business partners with client
• Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly
skilled and engaged workforce
• Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks
to maximize the achievement of business goals
• Directs legal support for business transactions and projects involving risk
• Identifies, assesses and manages risk to the company
• Manages financial resources and processes
• Provides legal advice to the company
• Provides overall direction

Minimum Qualifications

Candidates should have the following experience and skill set:

• Experience evaluating and assessing risk.

• Adept at working collaboratively across organizations.

• Ability to lead cross-functional projects and work collaboratively across
organizations.

• Experience managing a diverse workload.

• Experience working in a fast-paced environment and driving initiatives for
improvement.

• Experience counseling executive leadership.

• Ability to develop and foster relationships with business clients.

• Experience evaluating and assessing risk.

• Ability to maintain and monitor corporate governance.

• Cultivates a work environment where associates respect and
adhere to Company standards of integrity and ethics.


• 9 years legal experience post-degree.
• Law degree from an accredited law school.
• License to practice law in at least one state.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience identifying, assessing and managing risk.
• Experience working with regulators and/or law enforcement.
• Experience conducting investigations.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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