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Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Eversheds Sutherland
Atlanta, Georgia 30309
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

We have an exciting opportunity for a Diversity and Inclusion Manager in the Atlanta, GA office at Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP. We are searching for someone who wants to be a valued contributor and member of a talented and dynamic team of lawyers, paralegals and staff. 

The Diversity and Inclusion Manager is responsible for recognizing, creating and implementing plans to promote diversity within the Firm. This includes promoting and developing training programs to enhance employee understanding of inclusion issues. The Diversity and Inclusion Manager will work closely with the Director of Diversity and Inclusion in the coordination and implementation of the Firm’s strategic diversity objectives.

 

Responsibilities and Duties: 

  • Manages the collection of data for internal and external surveys.
  • Manages and compiles information for client pitches and requests for proposals.
  • Creates statistical reports assessing key diversity metrics.
  • Researches and advises on diversity and inclusion issues and creates programs, training and values initiatives.
  • Drafts reports, presentations and memos for internal and external audiences.
  • Manages the diversity and inclusion content on the intranet and external website.
  • Identifies external trends and recognizes best practices to increase diversity among the workforce. 
  • Manages and coordinates the logistics for diversity-related sponsorships and events.
  • Manages the Firm’s diversity and inclusion social media accounts.
  • Represents the Firm at various internal and external functions.
  • Conducts research as needed to meet departmental goals.
  • Performs some administrative duties as assigned.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • A Bachelor’s degree is required from an accredited college or university.
  • Two plus years of experience in a law firm or similarly sized multi-office professional services organization. Previous relationship management experience is required.
  • Strong project management, organizational, writing and presentation skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment; able to prioritize multiple assignments and competing demands
  • Demonstrates a high level of service delivery to internal and external clients
  • Having an awareness of people’s difficulties and helping them overcome these
  • Being a strong communicator, leader and having interpersonal skills
  • Having an awareness of global and cultural issues
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; communicates well with attorneys, staff, and all contacts outside the Firm
  • Takes initiative and follows through on projects
  • Excellent computer skills with proficiency in MS Office Suite and Outlook.

 

 

Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion within our Firm and in the larger legal profession. We believe that diverse skills, knowledge and viewpoints make us a stronger firm. Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP maintains a policy of affording all employees and applicants equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or familial status, domestic violence victim status, ancestry, amnesty, citizenship status, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Unlawful discrimination, harassment and retaliation will not be tolerated in any of the Firm’s offices or any other work-related setting. Qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for a position or to enable them to perform the essential functions of a position for which they are otherwise qualified. EEO.

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Posted: 2019-01-10 Expires: 2019-02-09

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