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Community Relations Specialist

Human Resources & Talent Acquisition
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Western Digital®


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The Community Relations Specialist will primarily oversee the planning and execution of employee volunteer events and global corporate philanthropy programs of the Community Relations Team.

Responsibilities include developing strong partnerships with nonprofit organizations, cultivation of corporate and community engagement teams, and implementation of other corporate stewardship programs. This position will involve cross-functional teamwork to implement strategies that foster year-round corporate and community engagement around employee volunteer activities.



  • Plan and execute frequent employee volunteer events and department team building events across Western Digital’s offices
  • Develop and maintain partnerships with non-profit organizations to identify U.S. and global community engagement opportunities
  • Promote U.S. and global employee volunteer opportunities by establishing internal partnerships within Western Digital’s corporate departments, divisions and business units 
  • Provide leadership to special projects as assigned, including logistics support for employee volunteer activities, planning, and event development
  • Contribute content to community relations related communications
  • Track program data, analyze results, and provide insightful recommendations for improvement
  • Systems administration of the volunteer management system
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent with 3+ years in corporate giving and employee engagement
  • Experience planning and executing events of all sizes
  • Strong networking and relationship development skills to nurture prospective corporate and community partnerships
  • Project management skills with the ability to balance multiple priorities in a fast paced environment
  • Possess excellent oral, written, and listening skills with the ability to work and communicate with various partners in diverse settings and cultures.
  • Must have the interpersonal skills to engage employee involvement as volunteers
  • Outstanding team player that is able to execute with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Must be knowledgeable of community resources and needs


The future. It’s on you. You & Western Digital.

We’ve been storing the world’s data for more than 50 years. Once, it was the most important thing we could do for data. Now we’re helping the world capture, preserve, access and transform data in a way only we can.


The most game-changing companies, consumers, professionals, and governments come to us for the technologies and solutions they need to capture, preserve, access, and transform their data.


But we can’t do it alone. Today’s exceptional data challenges require your exceptional skills. It’s You & Us. Together, we’re the next big thing in data.


Western Digital® data-centric solutions are found under the G-Technology™, HGST, SanDisk®, Tegile™, Upthere™, and WD® brands.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer.

Western Digital does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming standards), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), gender (including a person’s gender identity, gender expression, and gender-related appearance and behavior, whether or not stereotypically associated with the person’s assigned sex at birth), age, national origin, sexual orientation, medical condition, marital status (including domestic partnership status), physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected medical and family care leave, Civil Air Patrol status, military and veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. We also prohibit harassment of any individual on any of the characteristics listed above. Our non-discrimination policy applies to all aspects of employment. We comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the "Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law" poster.


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