Dow Jones, a leader in the global media industry, seeks a Program Manager, Global Diversity & Inclusion to create and guide inclusion, equity and diversity mechanisms and programming. The Program Manager will help build scalable programs to promote an inclusive, equitable and diverse culture. We are looking for an experienced project manager with passion and experience in the inclusion, equity and diversity space combined with the ability to operationalize and scale programs.
Reporting to the VP, Inclusion & Community, the Program Manager is a collaborative leader who embodies the spirit of our culture by living and supporting our core values; curiosity, trust &humility.
You have experience leading programs across multiple organizations with numerous partners. You have experience driving meaningful action and results, are data- and detail-oriented, and have excellent problem-solving abilities. You will work with multiple partners, improve collaboration, and best practice sharing. You will operate in a matrixed environment and must have a background in managing multiple concurrent projects and driving them to completion. You will propose and implement creative solutions and collaborate across the company to drive change.
Meaningfully contribute to Dow Jones’ diversity, equity and inclusion efforts and DEI governance structures. Build and manage programs, aligned with the execution of the DEI company strategy
Build relationships and communicate with Inclusive Resource Groups (IRGs), Regional D&I Councils, Executive Sponsors, and senior management. Work with our Regional D&I Councils and IRG Leads to align on our DEI strategy regionally and globally. Help manage IRG and Council annual budgets
Design strategies to increase IRG membership and participation across the globe, creating operational structures that foster community, empowering employees to drive organizational goals, and sharing best practices to allow IRGs to have greater impact
Coach IRG Leads to develop as organizers, leaders, and representatives of affinity communities
Collaborate on DEI programs across the people team and with other BU and functional areas
Measure the impact of DEI programs using both qualitative and quantitative methods
Organize, promote, and moderate company-wide events that educate and create community around diversity, equity, and inclusion
Partner with our Marketing and Communications functions to increase awareness of DEI activities and provide best practices on communications related to race, gender, ethnicity, age, sexuality, and ability status
Develop Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) and guide program goals through program management and defined project plans
Create tools, guidelines, and solutions to help the organization maintain a diverse, welcoming, and connected environment
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent post-secondary experience
3+ years of experience leading large-scale projects; successful teaming with colleagues, and outcome-based results orientation approach
5+ years of project and program management skills
Experience developing solutions that positively impact diversity, equity and inclusion
Understanding of what works concerning DEI and how to incorporate best and latest external practices
Ability to motivate and influence senior leadership, partners and peer groups
Ability to articulate ideas, concepts, and proposals to engage team, peers, and management
Experience translating metrics, research, and trends into strategy and improvement opportunities
Expertise in program strategy and project management, including examples of past challenges, solutions, and influence
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Business Area: PEOPLE
Job Category: Human Resources Group
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
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Req ID: 22471