Senior Manager I, Global Communications (CA) - Corporate Affairs WMC

San Bruno, California

Posted in Retail

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Position Summary...

What you'll do...

The Senior Manager I, Global Communications (CA) - Corporate Affairs WMC, is a strategic thinker and communicator, thirsting for something new each day.Join the Global Communications team at Walmart and make an impact not only on the future of retail, but on topics and issues the whole world is watching.The Global Communications team makes things happen. Come with an ability to identify problems and offer solutions - quickly, autonomously and with vast foresight. Bring your ability to see projects end to endand envision the full picture. Engage your analytical mind to find creative solutions to real issues. And ignite your communication skills to work collaboratively and sell big ideas.

Thispositionsupports our360-communicationsstrategy for WalmartConnect, whichisourcompany's retail media business.Retail media is emerging as the third wave in digital advertising. In just a few short years,Walmart Connect hasestablished itself asanindustry leader that connects brands more meaningfully with customers through our omnichannel advertising solutions. Our technological innovations and customer data insights help brands reach customers wherever they are in their shopping journeys. It's an exciting time to tell Walmart Connect's story- our business is surging (nearly 240% inQ3 2021,on a two-year basis), and we have a talented and rapidly growing nationwide teamfromdiverse backgroundsacrossadvertising and ad tech.

That's why we are seeking aseasonedcommunicator to help drive Walmart Connect'sthought leadership as a retail media leader,andboostbrand awareness acrossthe advertising industry.Reporting to the communications lead for Walmart Connect, this role willbe a senior partner to support and lead 360-comms plans, reaching diverse audiences both internally andexternally.TheSenior Manager will specialize in becomingthe "voice of advertiser," making sure our external content and advertiser-facing updates speak directly to their needs and interests.

You'll make an impact by:

  • Bringing your knowledge of the retail media space, or quickly becoming fluent in the complex dynamics of this emerging field.Understand the needs and interests of advertisers.
  • Providing strategic counsel toWalmart Connectpartners and advancingbusinesspriorities through communication.Your ability to jump in with executive presence and thought leadership is key.
  • Developing& measuring the effectiveness of stories and messages targeted to advertisersacross multiple channels - from external events to shaping our blog strategyandadvertiser-facing communications.
  • Reinforcingour strategic storytelling initiatives through internal channels. This role will manage (andhas the opportunity toreimagine) communications like ourinternalweeklynewsletter, associate memos and sales talking points for keyadproduct and business announcements. This role will also help to shape executive talking points for internal weekly meetings and town halls.
  • Establishing clear processes - or optimize existing workflows - with business partners andsetting shared priorities.
  • Effectively communicating and collaborating with cross-functional teams-including marketing and training teams, product, sales,insightsand analysts,legal, and colleagues across the enterprise- to advance objectives.

You'll sweep us off our feet if:
  • You have a deep understanding of retail media, orthe advertising andad tech industry at large,and the current challenges facing marketers. Likewise, a proven ability to speak to the advertiser community (from brands to agencies.)
  • Or, you have ademonstrated track recordofquicklydevelopingsubject-matter expertise innew industriesanddeveloping fluency withnew audiences.
  • You're a storyteller, creativethinkerand a visionary with a passion for our areas of work (or are keen to develop one!)You're a master at making complex subjects easily understood through words and visuals.
  • You have broadexperience as a 360 communicator, from media relations to client communications tosupporting executives.
  • You have a high bar for writing, grammar, and hawkish attention to detail to deliver high-quality, customer-obsessed content.You'll knock us over completely with a provenability to think like a journalist- either with a background in PR or in media.
  • Youare a self-starter and have strong interpersonal, project management, and analytical skills. You're organized, disciplined and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.Extra points for having a background in navigating complex organizations to GSD.
  • Youhave the ability toproblem solveusing frameworks, analysis, and cross functional influence.
  • You have 8+ years' experience in building and managing communications programs with deepexpertisein strategy.

Location: San Francisco Bay Area, New York City area, Bentonville. Other areas where Walmart Connect has a presence will be considered.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

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,ideasand opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

Who WeAre

This roleispart of a broader communications team that supports the Chief Revenue Officer's organization, and we belong to Walmart's Global Communications team.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 teamhas the ability toinfluence and impact communities across the U.S. in areas ranging fromhealthcareto sustainability to inclusion and diversity. We are a nimble group that comes from a vastbackground, yetare guided by the same north star: to work quickly, cost effectivelyand 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.

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Communications, Business, or related field and 3 years' experience in corporate communications, public relations, or related field OR 5 years' experience in corporate communications, public relations, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Retail Industry, Supervising Associates

Primary Location...
850 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066-3031, United States of America

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