Director, Equality Enablement and Development


April 27, 2021

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Job Category
Program/Project Management
Job Details
Are you a skilled facilitator, educator, or instructor? Do you have deep knowledge of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace? Are you able to take complex topics and translate them into relatable and impactful learnings. Do you believe that people and organizations can be transformed through deeper and engaging education? Have you helped build and scale equity-focused development programs?
Equality training and enablement is core to our efforts as we work to empower our employees to be active allies and inspire others to be agents of change. At Salesforce, we are also working to build access through equitable development programs for our underrepresented communities. The person in this role with lead our Equality training strategy across topics such as inclusive language, inclusive promotions, bias, microaggressions, and more. This person will also help us to build and scale some of our development programs for women and employees of color. They will partner with teams across Employee Success (HR), our Employee Resource Groups, and the business to innovate and scale impact.
At Salesforce we believe that the business of business is to make the world a better place and that our higher purpose is to drive Equality for all. We strive to build a movement around Equality by engaging all of our stakeholders — our employees, customers, partners, and local communities. Learn more about Salesforce’s Equality commitments: and our commitment to Racial Equality and Justice:
Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead the global strategy for the business around equality enablement for all employees including leaders and development/access programs for underrepresented groups

  • Leverage expert facilitation skills to deliver and scale Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion training and enablement

  • Coach executives on topics such as inclusive language, leadership, and business practices.

  • Build and scale equity-focused programs for women and employees of color and track impact through key success indicators

  • Experience creating and delivering presentations at all levels including executives, managers, and front-line employees

  • Act as subject matter expert on equality issues impacting local communities with an understanding of different equality issues across countries/regions.

  • Collaborate, consult, and partner with local employee resource group leaders to provide strategic guidance and align their programming with Office of Equality educational content.

  • Create supplemental training materials such as one-pagers and manager guides to to help support continued learning

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with executive stakeholders.

  • Drive alignment and consensus across cross-functional teams within the organization while building equality allies through education and engagement.

  • Experience with people management and leadership

  • Key to this role is the ability to move fast, navigate ambiguity, and collectively make an impact

Role R equirements:

  • Ideally 7+ years experience in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion facilitation and development

  • People leader and management experience

  • Deep understanding of Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion concepts and issues.

  • Written communication skills including ability to take complex concepts and translate into concise, digestible content

  • Ability to navigate challenging conversations with diplomacy and a lens of inclusion

  • Ability to work effectively within a global team

  • Agility, flexibility, and comfortability with changing priorities

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At Salesforce we believe that the business of business is to improve the state of our world. Each of us has a responsibility to drive Equality in our communities and workplaces. We are committed to creating a workforce that reflects society through inclusive programs and initiatives such as equal pay, employee resource groups, inclusive benefits, and more. Learn more about Equality at Salesforce and explore our benefits. and are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. and do not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. and will not pay any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with or
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