Flex Program Officer

Job Title

Flex Program Officer

Job Description

Walton Enterprises is seeking a talented and client-service oriented social impact professional to join the team as a Flex Program Officer. 


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

The Flex Program Officer will work with Walton family members (the Principals) and/or their philanthropy teams to support their personal philanthropy in targeted issue areas and geographies. This is a new role designed to add skilled generalist capacity to households’ core philanthropy teams on targeted engagements. Example engagements may include:

The ideal candidate will be an experienced generalist program officer with a high degree of adaptability and a superlative client service orientation. This position will report to the WPPG Deputy Director of Philanthropy and Impact Services and will be in Denver, Colorado.

A cover letter must be submitted with your application.


What you will do


Who we are looking for

You are a strategic self-starter who is able to tackle complex issues, identify potential philanthropic solutions, and work with others to implement plans, all in service to the Principals and their goals for social impact. You have superior client service skills and instincts. As a generalist Program Officer, this position calls on a breadth of knowledge rather than depth in one content area. Most important is an understanding of effective philanthropy that can be applied across any program area.


Qualifications required for your success


Additional Helpful Experience Includes


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, credit check, drug screen and verification of being fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Vaccination exemptions as a reasonable accommodation for a qualified disability or sincerely held religious belief can be discussed at the time of an offer.  In addition, you will need to provide proper identification verifying your eligibility to work in the United States on your first day of work.


Benefits Information*  

Compensation Range: $112,000-120,000 

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

*This information is provided to comply with Colorado Law 


About the Walton Personal Philanthropy Group

The Walton Personal Philanthropy Group (WPPG) provides services to the family of Sam and Helen Walton to support their individual philanthropic activities. These services for the family and their related entities include program and grant management, strategy consulting and grant administration. WPPG is a part of Walton Enterprises, the family office of the Walton family.


About Walton Enterprises

Walton Enterprises supports the personal, philanthropic and business activity for the Walton family. We are a family-led organization, supporting multiple generations of Sam & Helen Walton’s family.


Walton Enterprises 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