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Director, Corporate Affairs

Walmart Canada

Job Description

Company Description:

Walmart Canada operates a growing chain of more than 410 stores nationwide serving more than 1.2 million customers each day. Walmart Canada’s flagship online store, www.walmart.ca, is visited by 750,000 customers daily. With more than 85,000 associates, Walmart Canada is one of Canada’s largest employers and is ranked one of the country’s top 10 most influential brands. Walmart Canada’s extensive philanthropy program is focused on supporting Canadian families in need, and since 1994 Walmart has donated and raised more than $350 million to Canadian charities. Additional information can be found at www.walmartcanada.cawww.facebook.com/walmartcanada and at twitter.com/@walmartcanada.

Position Summary:

The role leads national media relations, develops and drives execution of company public relations programs, and provides communications counsel as needed on a broad range of issues.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Issues Management -- Develop and manage corporate response to the broad range of contentious and sensitive issues which impact Walmart Canada’s reputation nationwide. Develop strategies to avert issues when possible.
  • Reputation Building -- Develop and execute reputation-building communication strategies for Walmart Canada.
  • Direct and leverage company and external resources as needed, including corporate affairs communication associates and PR agencies on an as-needed basis. Manage budgets as needed.
  • Work with and counsel senior executive team as needed on company communication and strategic interview opportunities.
  • Serve as company spokesperson as needed and as appropriate.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum Years of Experience Required: 8+ years
  • APR or ABC designations valuable but not essential

Accessibility:

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

How To Apply

Please apply online at this link: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25222&siteid=5011#jobDetails=1359492_5011
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Contact For This Position
Walmart Canada
1940 Argentia Rd
Mississauga ON L5N 1P9

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Job Location
Mississauga ON
Job Level & Type
Senior Level
Full Time Permanent Staff Position
Listing To Be Posted Until
May 26, 2019
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