Administrative Assistant

Job Title

Administrative Assistant

Job Description

Walton Family Foundation is seeking a skilled, highly motivated and entrepreneurial individual to join the team as an Administrative Assistant to the Chief Strategy Officer and Program Director of Equity and Inclusion of the Walton Family Foundation. The ideal teammate will have the demonstrated ability to support the efforts of executive leadership of the Walton Family Foundation.


Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging  

We are committed to embedding diversity, equity, and inclusion throughout the organization to foster an environment where all associates THRIVE and belong.  We do this by creating: 


About the Position

You’ll join a top-notch team, providing administrative support and assisting team members with project management.


What you will do

You will be responsible for providing high-level project and administrative support to the Chief Strategy Officer and Program Director of Equity and Inclusion.  This position will coordinate day-to-day activities, manage administrative needs, and ensure timely flow of information to and from the Executive Office. You will also facilitate regular and timely communication to leaders, staff, and key external relationships, such as the Board of Directors.



Who we are looking for

The ideal candidate must be organized, service-oriented and a self-starter who enjoys working in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial team environment that is mission-driven, results-driven, and community-oriented. They must exercise critical thinking and good judgment in all professional situations and apply excellent project management skills. 

Qualifications required for your success

Personal attributes that support your success


All offers of employment are contingent on your successful completion (where permitted by state law) of a confidentiality agreement, background check and credit check. In addition, you will need to provide proper identification verifying your eligibility to work in the United States on your first day of work. 

Compensation Range: $55,000 - $79,000

Benefits Information: We offer a comprehensive and generous benefits package which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, a 401 (k) retirement plan and paid time off.


About the Walton Family Foundation

The Walton Family Foundation is, at its core, a family-led foundation. Three generations of the descendants of our founders, Sam and Helen Walton, and their spouses, work together to lead the foundation and create access to opportunity for people and communities. We work in three areas: improving K-12 education, protecting rivers and oceans and the communities they support, and investing in our home region of Northwest Arkansas and the Arkansas-Mississippi Delta. To learn more, visit and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram


The Walton Family Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building and maintaining a culturally diverse workplace that is free of discrimination and harassment of any kind. We encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. 

Basic Qualifications