Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary $18,000.00 - $30,000.00 unpaid work
  • San Francisco


Please apply via the Cisco Meraki portal.
At Meraki, we know that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. The work we do touches all corners of the globe and all industries and our business decisions must be crafted by diverse viewpoints, insights and experiences. We are committed to growing versatile teams and are looking for a strategic partner to help build the most engaged, resilient, and collaborative Meraki team capable of solving our customers' critical challenges.
You will help shape and guide how inclusion is integrated into decision-making throughout the organization and our employee experience. You will partner with Recruitment and HR to improve our recruitment and retention strategies. You will work across teams to implement programs that build a work environment that reflects, respects, and incorporates our diverse experiences. And you will bring your creative and innovative thinking to help leaders support and develop teams that know how lean on different perspectives to best drive our business outcomes. And, you will get to focus on the strategies that can best deliver results. 
Partner with recruiters and HR business partners to design and implement strategies to attract, hire, advance, and retain a diverse workforce
Coach, increase awareness, and provide counsel to executive and senior management teams. Report back to the Staff on the relevant aspects of the Teams and Talent priorities.
Work with SVP and Senior Staff on integrating Inclusion into business strategy and practices
Use data to help the business identify specific opportunities, gaps, and challenges that are relevant to building strong teams
Work closely with external partners and the Cisco Office of Inclusion and Collaboration to bring resources to support our efforts
Support existing employee programs and develop new programs and initiatives to champion an inspiring, welcoming, and connecting experience for all employees
Link the team’s efforts to larger programs and processes across Cisco as appropriate
You are:
Inspired by the unknown. You can self-start and self-direct in an unstructured, decentralized environment. You don’t mind ambiguity and can create solutions from scratch. You like to tease out ideas and welcome a good brainstorming session.
Driven by data and process. You take data seriously and use information to drive decision making. You have ideas on how something can be improved.
Curious. You like learning new things. You ask questions and can quickly get to the heart of the problem.
Execution driven. You make focused, detailed, and comprehensive project plans and can then carry them through to completion.
Creative. You support risk taking and create an environment where people try new things and learning from their failures.
Collaborative. You work well across teams and want to drive to shared outcomes.
You have:
5+ years advising businesses in collaboration and inclusion at the practitioner level
The ability to navigate across a matrixed HR organization
Worked on global initiatives and programs across multiple partners
A willingness to work from our SF office
Are you wondering what it is like to work at Cisco Meraki? Picture a beautiful office, balanced catered meals, fully stocked kitchens, onsite gym and paid time off to volunteer. Meraki Cisco has crafted an amazing equal opportunity focused office where employees thrive. With that said, we are confident you will love it here. Check out more of our benefits on our job page, at, and we look forward to talking with you soon.
Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

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