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Head of Diversity, Equality & Inclusion - Music

Job Title: Head of Diversity, Equality & Inclusion - Music
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH90423
Contact Name: Maggie Ochman
Contact Email: maggie.ochman@handle.co.uk
Job Published: July 22, 2021 15:39

Job Description

Are you passionate about Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace and wider society? Are you looking to apply your experience in an ambitious and creative environment?

We are super excited to be working with this unique creative brand looking to hire their first ED&I specialist working directly with the board. This role will be tasked with cultivating a genuine culture of belonging across their diverse workforce as well as across the overall music industry. There is tons of scope to implement creative strategy in this progressive and innovative environment.

This is a key hire for the business and a role that taps into all areas and levels of the organisation. You'll act as a lead within the business delivering the EDI plan in a broad and ever evolving remit. You will also effectively manage external partnerships and networks, interacting across a range of different organisations and events and act as a real brand ambassador.

We are looking for someone with a proven track-record in this area, who can demonstrate how they have empowered others to succeed in delivering diversity and inclusion objectives.

Ideal candidates will bring...

  • Prior experience working in a specialist D&I/HR role
  • Experience of effectively partnering with internal stakeholders such as HR, recruitment, legal, communications teams
  • Excellent people and communication skills, able to engage various stakeholders and influence without authority
  • Knowledge in promoting D&I across internal and external channels, building and maintaining relationships with external, diversity-related bodies.
  • Track record of successfully implementing new processes, trainings and strategies, from conception through to design and implementation
  • Creative, forward-thinking approach, able to innovate and problem solve
  • Highly organised and detail oriented with the ability to manage different projects and priorities

If you're hungry for a challenge and geared to drive cultural change that will elevate the people experience, I want to hear from you asap! Open to part time and full time candidates!

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.