Charles Schwab Program Manager, Diversity & Inclusion in Indianapolis, Indiana


Indianapolis - IN, INDYC, 8332 Woodfield Crossing Blvd, 46240-2482

Martha Andrea Smith


We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

The Program Manager designs, implements and administers the talent acquisition D&I, Veterans and Employee Referral Network programs to attract elite talent into Schwab by building Schwab’s employment brand in the US job market and promoting Schwab as an employer of choice.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage and implement strategic projects and programs such as D&I, Military Recruiting, and Employee Referrals.

  • Proactively seek ways to increase efficiency and optimize programs.

  • Measure the effectiveness of programs.

  • Work with and manage relationships within Schwab, including with Corporate Diversity Team, Employee Resource Groups, Human Resources, Compliance, Vendor Management, etc.

  • Deliver project and operational updates to the Talent Acquisition team.

  • Actively partner with the Talent Advisors, Sourcing Advisors & Centralized Admin/Process/Technology teams to evolve programs and formulate strategies to network and build relationships with prospective candidates.

  • Collaborate with managers to develop the multi-year roadmap for each program and executes on the strategy.

  • Develop and maintain project plans for each program to ensure all tasks are on track along with dependencies and communication plan with all stakeholders.

  • Keep apprised of best practices and recommend new ways to continuously evolve programs to ensure competitive approach.

  • Keep apprised of Schwab’s business direction & industry trends.

What you have:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience within a recruitment or human resources organization is required

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience leading a talent acquisition diversity & inclusion program required

  • Prior experience recruiting in financial services or other regulated industry required

  • BA/BS degree in Human Resources or related field is strongly preferred or relevant experience

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

  • Strong business acumen

  • Knowledge of US employment law and corporate recruitment practices

  • Advanced level proficiency with Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • Excellent project management skills with superior organizational skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Skills in influencing and persuasion

  • Ability to influence, gain creditability, and build strong relationships with key stakeholders at all levels of the organization

You'll demonstrate these behaviors:

  • Overcomes Barriers: Takes responsibility for addressing obstacles that hinder our people and our business

  • Inclusive: Embraces diverse skills, styles and backgrounds.

  • Relationship Oriented: Builds trusted relationships with colleagues around the firm and across multiple levels of the organization.

  • Curious: Constantly learns more about our clients, competitors, industry and the broader market to drive insights and decisions.

  • Delivers Results: Delivers positive results regardless of circumstances, utilizing the right mix of analysis, judgment, agility, and urgency.

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: Staffing-6+ yrs, Human Resources-6+ yrs

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Human Resources/Training/Recruiting

Activation Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, July 22, 2017

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