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Manager Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Job ID: 6757
Location: Morrisville, NC
Facility/Division: Shared Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description

Description

Become part of an inclusive organization with over 30,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

This position is responsible in leading the development, implementation, and ongoing management of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion programs across UNC Health. The HCS Manager Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) conducts analysis and synthesizes findings into understandable implications, tactics, strategies, and next steps for leadership within and outside of the department. The DEI Manager develops and manages a portfolio of equity and inclusion initiatives for the healthcare system, including partnerships with third parties. The DEI Manager builds and leverages a strong external professional network to identify opportunities and potential partners and is responsible for department management responsibilities that may include but are not limited to methodology advancement, internal resource management, training, and development, and recruiting. Reports to the Director Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program

• Develops and executes system-wide and community-based strategies to further Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusions (ODEI) strategic priorities. • Manages program activities that span across multiple system entities and departments in support of ODEI Goals and initiatives; including planning and administration, financial development, analytics development, monitoring and reporting program progress • Creates and maintains strategic relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. • Ensures the completion of multiple projects to drive strategic diversity, equity, and inclusion goals • Assists in leading Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs with strong attention to strategy, implementation, and delegation 

Leading Change

• Proactively assesses the need for change and obtains resources to implement change initiatives • Keeps abreast of market trends to drive innovation with the healthcare system • Communicates effectively and appropriately • Takes action to ensure that employees fully understand their roles, responsibilities and performance standards/expectations and provides ongoing feedback and support • Treats everyone in a manner that demonstrates fairness and consistency • Serves as a role model by demonstrating commitment to innovation and continuous improvement in organizational performance 

Leading People 

• Leads people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals. • Provides an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts • Treats sensitive or confidential information appropriately • Works to improve and reinforce performance of others. • Delegates assignments, clarifies expectations and holds others accountable for achieving results related to their area of responsibility • Encourages workforce engagement by building a commitment to excellence • Works collaboratively toward solutions that accomplish organizational objectives 

Results Driven

• Delivers on departmental and organizational DEI goals and patient and co-worker expectations • Participates in decision making that produce high-quality results by applying knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks and benefits • Consistently conveys that patients and co-customers have the highest priority • Communicates in a manner that promotes and sustains satisfaction and encourages others to do the same • Understands the overall financial performance of the organization and applies financial concepts and practices to manage project portfolio. 

Qualifications

Education

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in a related field

Experience

Five (5) years of relevant experience (e.g., Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Human Resources, Strategy or Consulting) or two (2) years developing and leading diversity, equity & inclusion initiatives

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Proven ability to lead complex project initiatives, develop and implement program strategies, and manage multiple projects simultaneously. Understands and applies principles, procedures, requirements, regulations, and policies related to specialized expertise

Preferred Experience

Preference will be given for the following: • Program management experience • Healthcare experience • Experience in diversity, equity, and Inclusion and Employee Resource Group management • Development and management of data tools • High proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Access, and electronic learning tools (webinar, telepresence, electronic poling, etc.) 

Job Details

Legal Employer: NCHEALTH

Entity: Shared Services

Organization Unit: Divers Equity and Inclusion 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Morrisville

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes


This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care System, in a department that provides shared services to operations across UNC Health Care. This is not a State employed position.
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