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U.S. AA/EEO & Diversity Consultant Job in Cleveland, Ohio US

U.S. AA/EEO & Diversity Consultant

Principal Life Insurance Company - Cleveland, OH

Posted: 7/22/2021 - Expires: 10/20/2021

Job ID: 229794281


Job Description

U.S. AA/EEO & Diversity Consultant

Job Locations

US-IA-Des Moines | US-GA-Atlanta | US-TX-Austin | US-NY-Brooklyn | US-TN-Brentwood | US-NC-Charlotte | US-IL-Chicago | US-OH-Cleveland

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Human Resources

Ent Seg


Bus Area

Human Resources

Pos Typ

Regular Full-Time






At the Principal Financial Group, diversity is defined as the collective mixture of similarities and differences, including all the ways we differ and all the ways we are alike; these "ways" include, but are not limited to: age, gender, physical ability, race, sexual orientation, organization function, business relations, geographic location, income, marital status, military status, parental status, religious beliefs, thinking styles, work experience, and national origin.

Diversity initiatives are designed to create an environment of inclusion, respect, and community that allow all employees to thrive. The scope of these efforts is much broader than Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and affirmative action (AA); however as a federal contractor, we have a commitment to have comprehensive plans and actions in place to ensure fair and equitable employment opportunities for protected class members. As a Sr. AA/EEO & Diversity Consultant, you will play a critical role in ensuring our success in this area.

In this role you will:

Manage the planning, development, reporting, and analysis of the affirmative action processes
* Monitor applicant flow, selection practices, hiring, and promotion and employee turnover to ensure compliance.
* Consult and partner with HR staff and leaders on affirmative action goals, diversity strategies and business unit specific initiatives.
* Assist with the analysis, planning, implementation, and maintenance of diversity and inclusion strategies and programs as needed.
* Monitor, analyze and evaluate progress of diversity and inclusion initiatives - specifically the Diversity Index, metrics, data and goals.
* Assist with award submissions and creation of quarterly diversity and inclusion updates to senior leaders and Board members.
* Manage EEO-1 and Vets reporting processes and complete ad hoc OFCCP audits and other compliance related activities to ensure compliance with Federal regulations.
* Monitor ongoing regulations and assist in identifying and implementing needed changes to company compliance policies and procedures to remain in compliance with an appropriate level of business risk.
* Provide ad hoc data as requested, including quarterly metric analysis, EEO content on RFP requests, etc.


The ideal candidate will have display the appropriate balance of technical competence and consultative skills which will assist our business partners in understanding the data presented.

To achieve this we are targeting candidates with:

a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent experience which is 3 years of work experience to 1 year of education)
4+ years related experience with at least 2 of those years spent analyzing, interpreting and explaining complex Federal regulations related to affirmative action and EEO programs.
Strong Excel knowledge and abilities including macros, pivot tables, formulas, etc.
Candidates should also have expertise in compiling, calculating and analyzing statistical and demographic data of the general labor force or employee populations.
AA/EEO experience in large, multi-location organizations

Additional Information

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship (additional work authorization or permanent work authorization) now or in the future to work in the United States? This includes, but IS NOT LIMITED TO: F1-OPT, F1-CPT, H-1B, TN, L-1, J-1, etc. For additional information around work authorization needs please use the following links. and

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you'll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees - individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we're an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

The Principal is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, marital status, domestic partner status, military status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
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Education Level:
Bachelor's degree
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Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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