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The Home Depot Canada


Toronto, ON
Full Time
Intro Statement
Do you know what makes The Home Depot the largest home improvement retailer in the world? Our people. We do all we can to empower those within the Home Depot to tap into their potential and make a difference where it matters most - for our customers and for themselves.

Do you have what it takes to make an impact on the world's largest home improvement retailer?

Discover what it's like to be part of a team responsible for helping millions of people complete thousands of home improvement projects every year. Search corporate careers today.Position Summary

The Diversity & Inclusion Manager will play a meaningful role in leading and executing our diversity and inclusion (D&I) strategy and initiatives for the Canadian Division of The Home Depot. You will work closely with the Diversity & Inclusion Leadership Council, Associate Resource Groups, all HR functional areas, and business leaders to drive business results through D&I. This position reports to the Senior Manager, Organizational Effectiveness, Diversity & Inclusion, Talent Management.

Key Responsibilities
  • Lead the development, planning and execution of D&I strategies and initiatives to achieve higher levels of diversity representation, develop equitable leaders, and create an inclusive environment.
  • Partner with key stakeholder groups and the broader HR function to embed diversity & inclusion strategies within core processes to drive measurable results within our talent and engagement strategies.
  • Analyze, evaluate and report on diversity and inclusion data to provide progress measurements on diversity and inclusion initiatives.
  • Develop, oversee and manage implementation of the division's Accessibility Plan.
  • Provide direction and be a trusted partner to our associate resource groups to drive impact and engagement
  • Continuously engage leaders on evolving our diversity and inclusion strategies within broader business areas
  • Act as a thought leader, subject matter expert, and change agent to drive required culture, behavioural and systemic changes
  • Provide strategic guidance and advice on policies, processes and procedures related to diversity & inclusion.

  • Key Qualifications
  • Previous experience in a corporate diversity & inclusion setting with demonstrated passion and success in changing the organizational conversation around diversity and inclusion
  • Experience leading the planning, delivery and implementation of large projects and initiatives
  • Track record in managing meaningful and sustainable organizational change and producing measurable results, preferably in relation to diversity and inclusion
  • Undergraduate degree or higher in human resources, business, social sciences or related field
  • Foundational knowledge of relevant legislation, frameworks and current body of knowledge in the area of diversity, equity and inclusion, particularly in Canada.
  • Demonstrated currency and thought leadership in the field of diversity and inclusion, including recent trends and critical issues from a corporate perspective
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and conflict management skills
  • Ability to develop and build strong relationships both internally and externally
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment and solve problems
  • Strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office
  • Volunteer or board experience related to diversity and inclusion would be an asset
  • Closing Statement
    Thank you for applying to The Home Depot Canada. Our careers allow you to "unleash your inner orange" to improve the lives of our customers and yourself by helping them to complete their projects. Please note applications will only be accepted online and only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

    The Home Depot Canada is committed to diversity and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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