Reading, Pennsylvania

**Description:**

**Position Summary:**

This is an exciting role in the Penske organization, responsible for managing Diversity and Inclusion development programs. Penske is a global company with diverse customers, businesses, and associates. We live our brand through our brand values. We have a passion for progress. We know the power of partnership. We are guided by deep sense of responsibility. We take pride in associate learning. We understand we're made stronger by diversity. This role has the unique opportunity to bring these values to life for our leaders and associates by designing, facilitating, and administering enterprise wide development and awareness programs for leaders and associates.

The Manager of Diversity and Inclusion Learning will partner with D&I leaders in collaboration with operations and functional leaders to design development programs that support awareness and skill building for all associates in Penske Transportation Solutions, Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics. In this role you lead a team of specialists to create, facilitate, and support development programs such as Valuing our Differences, New Hire Orientation, and a Diversity and Inclusion Summit.

This position is based in our global offices in Berks County, PA, which is 75 miles northwest of Philadelphia, PA.

**Major Responsibilities:**

• Create, facilitate, and administer Diversity and Inclusion Development Programs that align with the organizational vision, including project plans, program design, and facilitation.

• Coach and support leaders as they build their diversity and inclusion awareness and skillsets, attracting and retaining top talent for the organization.

• Lead train the trainer sessions, to support operational and human resources professionals as they lead regional programs.

• Lead, coach, and mentor a team of specialists to create, facilitate, and administer development programs. Create specific development programs for the team to build training design, facilitation, administration, measurement, and project management skills.

• Collaborate with the Diversity and Inclusion team to review and analyze workforce data and reports to develop plans, approaches and prioritization of diversity program development and implementation.

• Partner with external vendors to design, deliver, and support development programs and special projects.

**Qualifications:**

• Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred

• 3 years experience in talent development, human resources, or labor relations

• 1 year supervisor experience preferred

• Experience in training program design highly preferred

• Experience in leadership coaching preferred

• Knowledge of human development, the science of personality, and identity preferred

• Strong executive presence, advanced verbal and written communication skills, and positive influencing skills are necessary for successful performance in this role

• Project management skills, organization skills, and strong time management skills are required

• Ability to work well independently and complete tasks with minimal supervision; strong sense of urgency

• Knowledge of diversity trends, best practices, concepts and program preferred

• Some overnight travel up to 25% may be required.

• Willingness to work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required.

**Physical Requirements:**

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer

**About Penske Transportation Solutions**

Penske Transportation Solutions is the umbrella brand for Penske Truck Leasing, Penske Logistics, Epes Transport Systems, Penske Vehicle Services, and related businesses. Our businesses provide innovative transportation, supply chain and technology solutions to keep the world moving forward. Visit GoPenske.com to learn more.

**Work Locations:** 100 Gundy Drive Reading, PA 19607

**Primary Location:** United States-Pennsylvania-Reading

**Zip:** 19607

**Job:** Human Resources

**Req ID:** 2108452

Reading, Pennsylvania

Founded in 1969, Penske Transportation Solutions is an $8 billion transportation and logistics industry leader that employs more than 36,000 associates at more than 1,100 locations worldwide. Whether it’s truck leasing, truck rental or logistics services, we have our customers’ backs. Penske Truck Leasing operates and maintains more than 326,000 vehicles, and provides full-service truck leasing, commercial and consumer truck rentals, and truck maintenance programs for commercial fleets large and small. Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Simply put, Penske moves lives and businesses forward.

 

Here, we support our country’s servicemen and women by offering a military discount on truck rentals at more than 2,400 convenient locations. But, it doesn’t stop there. We realize America’s veterans possess the unique skills and strong work ethic that lead to success. That’s why we make it our mission to hire thousands of veterans for the amazing career opportunities we offer. Consider a career with us. We’re always looking for veterans, like you, to join our team in a variety of roles, including as diesel technicians where you’ll use today’s cutting-edge technologies to take care of our customers – from individual consumers to some of the world’s leading companies. That’s not all. You could also join our team as a professional truck driver, fleet maintenance supervisor, operations management, as well as in logistics and supply chain operations. We’re proud of our commitment to hiring veterans and active Guard and Reserve personnel, and have received numerous awards for our support. Apply today at https://penske.jobs/veterans/

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