Retail Communications Writer

Wakefern Food Corporation - Edison, NJ (30+ days ago)

As part of the Retail Communications team, the Writer is dedicated to crafting compelling and actionable communications for Wakefern’s stakeholders, retail associates and consumers.

Guided by Wakefern and ShopRite’s corporate purpose and values, the Retail Communications Writer will use innovative forms of communications across a variety of platforms and channels to help foster a customer and service-driven culture at retail. The Writer will work with peers to create materials including emails, intranet articles, webinars, PowerPoint presentations, breakroom posters/signs, brochures, handouts and other communications vehicles to best communicate strategic and business initiatives while identifying the action to be taken by retail teams and manage change effectively

This pivotal role will help associates adapt to fluctuations in the marketplace, capitalize on new ideas, adjust to internal and external circumstances, and drive improved performance. The successful candidate will use their creativity and business acumen to create impact, drive culture and build pride in the ShopRite brand.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications Sciences, Journalism, or English;
  • 3 to 5 years proven corporate writing or related experience;
  • Proven track record in creating corporate communications that increase and improve associate productivity and engagement;
  • Ability to translate complex information into actionable behaviors;
  • Solid writing and copy edit skills a must;
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and to work independently;
  • Excellent verbal communications skills (writing samples required);
  • Ability to provide creative solutions to problems;
  • Ability to work in a cross-divisional team environment;
  • Knowledge of the intranet environment and mobile employee communications platforms;
  • Excellent project management skills; strong eye and editing skills; attention to detail;
  • Hands on proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • The ideal candidate will be a resourceful self-starter

Please email your resume and salary requirements. Please note “Writer” in the subject title.

Wakefern Food Corp. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce reflecting the communities we serve. We regret that only those being considered will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time


  • professional writing: 3 years


  • Bachelor's