Diversity and Inclusion Leader Diversity and Inclusion Leader …

in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Diversity and Inclusion Leader

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Drive the Moody's global D&I strategy
  • Serve as an influential leader, change agent, company spokesperson, and internal consultant to implement innovative D&I strategies, solutions, training, tools, resources, and thought leadership on diversity and inclusion across the organization.
  • Act as the D&I ambassador, representing the Moody's brand in the marketplace; bring in external best practices.
  • Lead the strategy and accountabilities for the employee-run affinity groups (ERGs), D&I Ambassador Program, and Senior Women Leadership Forum.
  • Co-lead the Moody's D&I Council
  • Provide strategic direction in the development of enterprise strategies for D&I including governance structure, policies, procedures, action plans, and processes to effectively support leadership accountability and a global competitive edge
  • Implement appropriate measurements to track diversity efforts and accomplishments, report progress to senior leadership, audit our current state as a workplace, and drive new solutions internally
  • Lead the development and promotion of Moody's D&I employment brand, spearhead outreach efforts to externally to educate others about opportunities within our organization and improve D&I recruitment and retention
  • Cultivate a culture that is inclusive, innovative, willing to take risks, and actively embraces multiple dimensions of diversity
  • Develop and support integrated strategies for talent management of a diverse global leadership pipeline with a focus on employee development, succession planning, engagement, retention, and advancement
  • Review and enhance current D&I processes/practices to achieve greater operational excellence and continuous improvement in support of the D&I strategy"
  • Work with HR Business Partners and business leaders to provide insights, resources, tools, and actions that increase the organization's focus on driving action in promoting diversity and inclusion
  • Work with Talent Acquisition, Organizational Effectiveness, Learning & Development, Leadership Development, and HR Business Partners to continuously seek opportunities to identify and promote and develop diverse talent within the company, ensure recruiting efforts from a broader candidate pool are maximized through diverse slates, compliance obligations for equal employment opportunity are achieved
  • Proactively engage with business leaders and HR Business Partners to discuss opportunities, challenges and forward-looking workforce plans
  • Participate in leadership discussions and development planning to driving the cultural change

? Leadership Traits:
  • Known for innovative thinking, strong domain expert, thought leader as well as a very practical operator adept at driving execution of programs and processes
  • Have the experience, maturity, executive presence and judgment to gain credibility and respect among business leaders and HR leaders; experience dealing with senior leadership teams in large organizations
  • Demonstrates the ability to develop a vision and strategy while working in a hands-on, collaborative manner
  • Demonstrates superior influence skills; can communicate effectively and confidently with all levels of the organizations
  • Exhibits excellent judgment
  • Comfortable with ambiguity; navigates confidently; adapts to change.
  • Results oriented
  • Integrated thinker with exceptional leadership traits required to take the organization to the next level

Required Required:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent 4-year degree required
  • 10+ years of work experience in corporate environment with 5+ years in a professional services environment preferred (ideally financial services environment)
  • Deep subject matter expertise in the field of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody's also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email accommodations@moodys.com.. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.