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Equity Specialist

University of Northern Iowa

  • Location: Cedar Falls, IA
  • Post Date: 11/20/2020
  • Job Type: FULL TIME

Equity Specialist

Office of Compliance & Equity Management

Serves as case manager for all cases handled within Office of Compliance and Equity Management (OCEM); assists with triage of incoming reports of discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct; meets with reporting parties and provides information on resources, resolution options, and potential supportive measures; investigates cases as needed; facilitates hearings and pre-hearing processes; serves as system administrator for case management software used by multiple offices; participates in prevention work, including the facilitation and administration of training programs, awareness activities, and other programs and projects that align with the strategic plan for sexual assault prevention; and provides equal opportunity oversight of university employment searches and prepares annual Affirmative Action Plan and related reports.

Bachelor’s degree plus at least one year of experience working with case management, equal opportunity, investigations, and/or related experience required. Attention to detail and strong communication skills also required. Student experience will be considered. Triage, investigation, and/or case management experience related to reports of discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct preferred. Investigator certification and affirmative action experience also preferred.

Criminal and other relevant background checks required. UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Application materials received by Monday, December 7, 2020 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu.

UNI is a tobacco free campus.

University of Northern Iowa