Director, Global Communications - Corporate Affair...

Director, Global Communications - Corporate Affairs - eCommerce

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Corporate Affairs and Communications
  • Job Function Corporate Affairs and Communications
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1286191

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Position Summary...

What you'll do...

As a lead for Walmart U.S. eCommerce communications, you will develop and execute strategic communications supporting current and future customer-facing innovations, including Online Pickup and Delivery, and InHome Delivery. This position will also be responsible for driving excitement and awareness of new products and services through proactive storytelling – reaching customers, media, and other key stakeholders nationally. If you’re an experienced communicator with strong interpersonal skills and a passion for innovative storytelling, we’d love to talk with you.
 

Position Summary

The Director, Corporate Communications – eCommerce, is a strategic communications leader with experience in a wide-variety of communication disciplines, and a strong desire for proactive storytelling. This position will shape, lead, and execute a long-term strategy supporting the growth of current and future eCommerce innovations, including Online Pickup and Delivery, and InHome Delivery – ensuring that the right messages reach the right audiences. This person should have a breadth of experience in the communications landscape, including internal, external, executive, social and crisis communications. The job is not only responsible for national storytelling, but local market-focused communications that collectively establish Walmart as a leader in omni-channel retail. Candidates should have enough understanding of eCommerce operations to speak fluently and collaborate with business partners.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Developing and executing a strategic communications approach for the growth of current and future omni-channel innovations.
  • Creating awareness and excitement through proactive, strategic and creative communications.
  • Working with senior business leaders across different stakeholder groups to drive collaboration and consensus.
  • Partner with others to develop a consistent narrative that promotes growth and minimizes risk.
  • Advising and collaborating with a diverse group of stakeholders to enable efficient, seamless execution of communication campaigns.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if:

  • You have direct experience with eCommerce communications on a large scale.
  • You understand not just how to communicate in a complex structure– but also how to partner with others to maximize and amply our efforts broadly.
  • You’re confident using data as a key component of various strategies such as targeting and measurement.
  • You can take initiative, manage competing priorities, weigh and mitigate risks, and pivot as required depending on the situation.
  • You’ve managed the launch of new products or services, including the development of national and local campaigns.
  • You’re energized by new ideas, testing new approaches and pushing for constant improvement.

Benefits & Perks:  

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.  

Equal Opportunity Employer  

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.  

Who We Are 

The Walmart Global Communications team is focused on both traditional and new ways to reach audiences internally and externally and shape the reputation of the brand. Team members work cross-functionally with every aspect of Walmart business, connecting with associates across the globe. The work goes beyond retail. Our team has the ability to influence and impact communities across the U.S. in areas ranging from heathcare to sustainability to inclusion and diversity. We are a nimble group that comes from a vast background, yet are guided by the same north star: to work quickly, cost effectively and with vast foresight. Together, we innovate and are a force for positive change. 

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Public Relations, Business, or related field and 5 years’ experience in public relations, communications, or relevant area OR 7 years’ experience in public relations, communications, or relevant area. 2 years’ supervisory experience or experience leading cross-functional teams.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Government Relations, Media Relations, Retail Industry

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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