ED&I is a key priority for the TRU Programme and we are now looking for someone to bring this to life for us and embed the TRU West ‘Interconnected’ Strategy.
Together, we have the scale to turn our ideas into sustainable change. We represent an entire ecosystem of people who pledge to create an environment where difference is embraced, enabling a culture where we can all be at our best irrespective of background, heritage or orientation.
As the ED&I Senior Project Manager you will be accountable for delivering the TRU West ED&I Strategic Workstreams 1 – 4.
You will: Measure : Evidence Based Approach (Data Collection, Analytics and Benchmarking, ED&I Close Call Application Reporting, Monitoring and Mitigation Measures). Recruit : Delivery of Organisational Change Programme relating to Disability Confident and Inclusive Recruitment Framework. Enable : ED&I Training Procurement and Delivery including Integrated Mental Health First Aid Training. Cultivate : Leadership and ongoing coordination of the TRU ED&I Team Forum and communication/intersectionality campaigns. From which we would expect to see, hear and feel a culture of embracing difference.
This role is a 12 month FTC.
You will: Coordinate and support staff engaged in EDI initiatives, providing leadership, coaching and direction to groups and individuals involved. Identify and secure resources and expertise as required to deliver the initiatives. Undertake project planning & documentation (defining project deliverables, success criteria and measures) including escalating issues as required. Lead project meetings and facilitate internal workshops as required. Review, analyse and report any ED&I Close Calls in discussion with Alliance Senior Leadership to initiate non punitive but positive inclusivity actions. Closely monitor initiative progress, performance and quality. Facilitate appropriate communication with all stakeholders to support the development and delivery of the EDI plan and objectives. Work with the communications team to ensure a regular and relevant flow of communication, designed to keep staff informed and promote activity designed to achieve the TRU West EDI aims. Manage information flow on EDI issues and activity with sensitivity, confidentiality and pragmatism.
Skills & experience
Essential: Experience in the delivery of successful outcomes within transformation, improvement or projects. Experience in establishing process and improvements in people, project or operational areas Head office support function, Client side or operational PMO experience. Highly organised and ability to deal with change and complexity. Self-starter with a learning mindset, able to adapt to and prioritise a varying workload. Skilled at stakeholder management and motivating/collaborating in a matrix structure. Management and employee lifecycle experience.
Desirable: Project/Change/Process qualification. Experience of delivering Social Value and ED&I initiatives. Experience of resourcing.