Walmart Creative is the in-house creative agency for Walmart. Our team develops breakthrough and distinctive design systems and creative conversations that drive business objectives and keep our Fortune #1 brand in the culture. We use creativity and design to win hearts, minds and wallets.
We are uniquely positioned as the internal creative agency of record to be hyper-focused on the customer experience across all channels, categories, and campaigns. We are ruthlessly focused on human truths, insight-driven creative strategies and integrated creative solutions that build the brand and grow the business - not just with ads but through brand acts and experiences.
We value talent, diversity, innovation, curiosity, collaboration, culture, insights, and results, and we are committed to helping people - all people - live better.
This newly created position is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the Walmart Creative team as we transform and expand our imagery production capabilities. The Associate Production Manager will play an important role in communication across studio, creative and cross-functional teams, and will be a part of the development and implementation of new tools and processes as we continue to drive efficiencies across all categories. Managing information on timelines, budget and deliverables, the Production Manager will play a vital part in a dynamic environment.
Communication: Work with Production and Creative leads to communicate, track, and effectively understand and deliver each project. Update all calendars and communicate with the client on a weekly cadence sharing the progress of each project. Schedule and Run weekly Traffic meeting discussing timelines, budgets, sample issues and deliverables. Facilitate questions or issues that come up during the production process. Manage the feedback loop between clients, and the Studio team to drive for final approval of deliverables. Communicate any gaps in production capabilities to the necessary key stakeholders who can correct and close the gaps.
Production Oversight: As the gatekeeper for the projects coming into the studio and the single point of contact on projects the Production Manager would need to follow up on any needed information from the Project Manager, communicate the timeline for completion to the Project Manager, and ensure all studio department heads are updating the project as the work progresses.
Timelines: Own and manage master production calendar for studio. Help establish and maintain the timeline and key milestones for all LA studio productions. Update and maintain all projects in Workfront.
Finance: Facilitate and communicate monthly and quarterly metrics reports. Create budget scope for each shoot category. Communicate the budget requirements for each shoot category to the Project Managers. Review all incoming projects to make sure they have the appropriate funding. Collect and analyze spending on a per-project basis. Point of contact for all key stakeholders for budgetary questions.
5 years' Experience in imagery production, preferably with a large retail brand.
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
Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you'll quickly find we're a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world's most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one, you'll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com
At Walmart, we offer competitive pay as well as performance-based incentive awards and other great benefits for a happier mind, body, and wallet. Health benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage. Financial benefits include 401(k), stock purchase and company-paid life insurance. Paid time off benefits include PTO (including sick leave), parental leave, family care leave, bereavement, jury duty, and voting. Other benefits include short-term and long-term disability, company discounts, Military Leave Pay, adoption and surrogacy expense reimbursement, and more.
You will also receive PTO and/or PPTO that can be used for vacation, sick leave, holidays, or other purposes. The amount you receive depends on your job classification and length of employment. It will meet or exceed the requirements of paid sick leave laws, where applicable. For information about PTO, see https://one.walmart.com/notices .
Live Better U is a Walmart-paid education benefit program for full-time and part-time associates in Walmart and Sam's Club facilities. Programs range from high school completion to bachelor's degrees, including English Language Learning and short-form certificates. Tuition, books, and fees are completely paid for by Walmart.
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 a specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart at https://bit.ly/3iOOb1J .
The annual salary range for this position is $78,750.00-$131,250.00
Additional compensation includes annual or quarterly performance incentives.
Additional compensation for certain positions may also include:
- Regional Pay Zone (RPZ) (based on location)
- Stock equity incentives
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 Design, Marketing, Creative Writing, Advertising, Fine Arts, or related field and 1 year's experience in interactive design, editorial content management, or related field OR 3 years' experience in interactive design, editorial content management, or related field.
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
Content Management Systems, Creative Agencies, Managing interactive projects in an online creative or related digital field, Working with Design Software (For example, Adobe Creative Suite), including proficiency in advanced functions (For example, multi-layer masking and compositing)
Primary Location... 850 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066-3031, United States of America