DE&I Lead 3-4 days

We’re partnering a growing international fintech who seek their first dedicated Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Lead.

With the wider HR team having set foundations, you’ll bring fresh eyes and focus to DEI, working across jurisdictions to ensure initiatives are brought to life in a meaningful and impactful offering. Reporting into both the Group Head of HR & Head of Sustainability, you’ll have a creative approach and a continuous improvement mindset.

What you’ll do:

  • Build and implement the global DEl strategy using data to underpin the offering
  • Support leaders in the execution of initiatives to ensure they are embedded in the culture
  • Maximise the diversity, equity and inclusion opportunities for current employees across geographies
  • Provide guidance of external client DEI objectives, assessing risks, providing escalation management, and balancing the business needs
  • Widen the strategy to include reasonable actions to improve the inclusivity of products, client base and supplier list
  • Support the design of programs to train, transition and inform continual development of diverse talent
  • Identify the root causes of problems through an expanded, holistic view and long-term perspective
  • Connect and inspire effective teamwork, collaboration, and commitment across multiple groups with competing priorities
  • Develop the collection and management of DEI data across the global organisation
  • Ensure the DEI strategy is aligned with FCA requirements and wider business sustainability strategy
  • Coach senior business leaders to support build DEI acumen as a trusted advisor

Who you are:

  • You could be an HR generalist who has focused on DEI for the past few years, or you may be a DEI specialist through & through
  • You’ll have strong analytical skills with the ability to think strategically
  • You’ll have superb relationship building skills, communicating the offering globally, bringing employees on this journey
  • You’ll be a credible individual, able to gain trust, with the ability to influence
  • You’ll be a team player, happy to get stuck in where necessary

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