• Diversity Equity and Inclusion Consultant

    EY Phoenix, AZ 85067

    Job #1911330027

  • At EY, you'll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we're counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.

    The opportunity

    As a Diversity Equity & Inclusiveness (DEI) Supervising Associate, you'll have the opportunity to assess needs, develop and implement programs supporting the firm's DEI initiatives and strategy. You'll provide and implement concrete knowledge of diversity related theory and practice. In this highly visible role, our leaders will look to you to help identify trends and action plans that promote DEI and foster high performing teams. You'll be enabling the aspiration of the firm by placing DEI at the heart of how all people at EY behave, lead and team. In return, you'll have the opportunity to grow your own career through your experiences, education and learning at the firm.

    Your key responsibilities

    You'll be responsible for developing and implementing policies and programs to attract, retain and promote a diverse inclusive workforce. You'll represent EY's brand while actively participating at external diversity conferences and organizations. You'll manage moderate to complex projects and develop project plans including communications, project scope, cost, schedule and managing and assigning resources as needed. You'll analyze and report on project/program progress in terms of quality and performance metrics as appropriate. You'll successfully implement and facilitate innovative training programs and consult and educate our professionals to the importance of DEI.

    Skills and attributes for success

    Being a trusted resource, you'll need to be able to foster and maintain partnerships with key internal stakeholders. You'll need to have the confidence and ability to explain difficult concepts and issues to persuade others to adopt a point of view. Your strong project management and organizational skills will help drive programs and projects to completion. You'll need to be agile and innovative in developing creative concepts and programs around DEI. Utilizing your data analytical skills will be key in identifying trends and datapoints to present to leaders.

    To qualify for this role, you must have

    • Strong data analytical and project management skills

    • Strong written and verbal communications skills

    • Proven ability to lead and motivate team members

    • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

    • Bachelor's degree in a related discipline or equivalent work experience

    • 6 plus years of relevant experience

    Ideally, you'll also have

    • Experience working within professional services

    • Knowledge around diversity and inclusiveness thought leadership and industry trends

    What we look for

    We're interested in individuals who have a passion around DEI with the ability to influence change and motivate others. You'll need to be an inclusive and highly collaborative team member. As our leaders will look to you for guidance, you'll need to be consultative in your approach.

    What we offer

    If you join EY full-time after your internship, we offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you'll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You'll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.

    • Continuous learning: You'll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.

    • Success as defined by you: We'll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.

    • Transformative leadership: We'll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.

    • Diverse and inclusive culture: You'll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.

    If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

    The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.

    EY | Building a better working world

    EY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.

    Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.

    Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.

    EY is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer providing equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, including arrest and conviction records, in accordance with applicable law.

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