Job Title: Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Reporting To: Chief People and Diversity Officer
Department: Human Resources
Location: Santa Monica, CA
Activision Blizzard plays a centralized role in the creation of epic entertainment by supporting our interactive gaming brands and studios with a diverse range of career opportunities across corporate functions such as Marketing, Communications, Legal, Human Resources, Finance and Supply Chain. Located in our global headquarters in Santa Monica, we encompass equal parts agility, creativity and rigor to enhance the employee and player experience. To learn more, check us out at www.activisionblizzard.com or on Twitter at @ATVI_AB.
At Activision Blizzard, diversity, equity and inclusion is not about goals being attained, rather, diversity, equity and inclusion is the means by which the company will achieve its goals and objectives. We are on a mission to sustain an equitable and inclusive culture that respects and leverages diversity throughout the Company, the industry and the communities we serve. It’s reflected in our leadership and throughout our workforce, ultimately becoming the forcemultiplier behind the company achieving its aspirational mission of connecting the world through epic entertainment.
As the Director, of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI), you will partner with executives and leaders across the company to implement a transformational strategy and vision. This position reports to the Chief People and Diversity Officer, leads a central team of experts and program managers. Your role will include, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities.
The position of Director, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion presents the opportunity, for the qualified candidate, to positively impact a Fortune 500 company at the enterprise level globally. As a result, the qualified candidate will need “commercial grade” leadership and program management skills and capabilities. With the ability to act strategically and operationally, to think globally and act locally, to partner with executives as well as enabling individuals across the organization. We are looking for a leader who is passionate and committed to upholding Activision Blizzard as a workplace where everyone belongs and together creates the next generation of entertainment.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is one of the world's largest and most successful interactive entertainment companies and is at the intersection of media, technology and entertainment. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush™ and Bubble Witch™. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!
Our ability to build immersive and innovate worlds is only enhanced by diverse teams working in an inclusive environment. We aspire to have a culture where everyone can thrive in order to connect and engage the world through epic entertainment. We provide a suite of benefits that promote physical, emotional and financial well-being for ‘Every World’ - we’ve got our employees covered!
The videogame industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.
Activision is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
For more than 40 years, Activision has been changing the way people play. In the process, we have built one of the largest portfolios of recognized brands and today we are one of the most valuable interactive entertainment companies in the world.