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Equitable Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Associate in Charlotte, North Carolina

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Associate ( 2100007E )

Primary Location : UNITED STATES-NC-Charlotte

Organization : Equitable

Schedule : Full-time


Thank you for your interest in a position with us. At Equitable, we’re individuals from different cultures and backgrounds with a variety of skills and interests. Our differences make us stronger as a team. That's the power of our Equitable community! We embrace the diversity of our teams by continuously investing in them while working to be a force for good in the local community.

Apply and start your journey today!

The role of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Associate is to assist the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) team in performing a broad range of programmatic and project management related duties that require independent decision making, discretion and judgement. The role will perform tasks and logistical duties for company-wide DEI initiatives and programs. Additionally, this role will assist with diversity reporting including information collection and organization for special projects, presentations and company messaging/communications.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Oversee employee resource groups and provide key direction to group owners based on the direction of broader D&I initiatives.

  • Own and manage key company diversity certification surveys (DEI, HRC, McKinsey Women in the Workplace Study, Diversity Best Practices)

  • Independently leverage diversity, equity and inclusion data and metrics to inform our approach, communicate priorities and measure progress

  • Maintain focus on regulatory/policy change, and local advocacy

  • Work with DE&I Advocate Forum business leaders on designing and communicating diversity, equity & inclusion programs specific to internal teams and goals, that align with overall company strategies

  • Liaise with Equitable’s CEO Taskforce to Advance Racial Equity and implement new complementary DEI and HR policies and practices.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 years of experience working in a corporate environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience in diversity, equity and inclusion, talent management, advocacy efforts, and/or other related fields

  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication and influencing skills

  • Detail orientated and analytical

  • Strong data analytics and Excel skills

  • Experience with agile methodology and driving organizational change

  • Ability to confidently interact with all levels of an organization

  • Results-oriented with the ability to manage multiple complex, time-sensitive projects with multiple stakeholders

About Equitable

We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.

As an employer, Equitable is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. Equitable has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave Equitable. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.

In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401(k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

Equitable is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.

NOTE: Equitable participates in the E-Verify program.

If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process or to perform the essential job functions of this position, please contact Human Resources at (212) 314-2211 or email us at TalentAcquisition@equitable.com.

Req ID: 2100007E