Sr. Diversity Principal

Workday, Inc. Pleasanton , CA 94588

Posted 2 months ago

Join our team and experience Workday!

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description

Key responsibilities:

  • Drive and coordinate D&I programs and initiatives aligned with the Corporate B&D strategy.

  • Provide subject matter expertise and consulting to drive education and promote awareness around belonging and diversity

  • Consult with senior leadership teams to support local implementation and delivery of diversity initiatives.

  • Be a skilled facilitator and able to navigate conversations with a senior audience.

  • Collaborate with Talent Acquisition, Learning & Organizational Development, and other HR and business functions to ensure D&I thinking is embedded into key programs and processes.

  • Amplify diversity & inclusion initiatives to deliver targeted business results.

  • Draw upon internal and external D&I data and insights to implement targeted initiatives that support the business strategy.

  • Effectively implement practices to measure results and progress


  • 10+ years experience leading diversity initiatives

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to influence and build trusting relationships

  • Proven influencing, change management, and collaboration skills

  • Ability effectively lead and facilitate discussions to create and implement functional diversity strategies

  • Knowledge of key HR practices and processes

  • Proven ability to work with all levels of management as a tactical and strategic partner, coach and advisor

  • Organizational development or organizational effectiveness skills preferred


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