At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to help us build the place to find and buy anything online, this is your chance to make history. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Human Resources department as an HR Business Partner in one of our North America Fulfillment Centers.
The HR Business Partner is both a strategic and hands-on role that provides full cycle Human Resources support to our initiatives around flexible fulfillment centers. The role is critical in executing our people initiatives, providing great internal customer support, and driving HR functional excellence and process improvement.
Successful candidates will demonstrate: • The ability to understand business goals and recommend new approaches, policies and procedures to effect continual improvements in business objectives, productivity and development of HR within the company • A true hands-on approach as well as the ability to successfully monitor the "pulse" of the employees to ensure a high level of employee engagement • Experience with rapid and complex changing work environment • Passion for innovative HR solutions and process improvement; Demonstrated experience driving processes improvements and specific skills in Kaizen methodologies preferred • Strong project management skills; ability to lead projects at a network level to influence and obtain buy-in, and then drive execution and achievement of the right results • Success in creating and driving effective employee relations, retention and reward programs • The ability to be comfortable with high volume workload and not be afraid to "roll up your sleeves" • A strong solutions focus and be comfortable working in an environment which demands strong deliverables along with the ability to identify problems and drive appropriate solutions • Strong internal and external customer service focus • The ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously - orientated on results • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills • Shift flexibility is critical in our environment, to meet the needs of our 24/7 environment; shifts can change as business dictates.
Basic Qualifications Bachelor's Degree 6+ years of HR work experience (preferred in a MFG/Whse setting)
• Strong evidence of stretch assignments that are evidence of superior performance in previous roles.
Preferred Qualifications • Advanced degree from a top tier graduate school. (MBA or Masters in HRM preferred) • Resume that shows steady progression in HR Management for the last 6+ years • Strong evidence of stretch assignments that are evidence of superior performance in previous roles • Prior experience leading, coaching, and mentoring direct reports and leading HR teams with talented HR professionals • 6+ years of experience in Fortune 500 companies that adhere to a high hiring standard that equals Amazon and mentors their brightest employees to accept greater challenges. • Prior experience supporting large hourly employee client groups (distribution, manufacturing, or call center environments)