30+ days ago


Philadelphia, New York City, Boston, New Jersey, PA



Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:SBH) is a global distributor and retailer of professional beauty products Through the Sally Beauty Supply and Beauty Systems Group businesses, we sell and distribute through over 5,000 stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Chile, France, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Ireland, the Netherlands, Spain, and Germany. As the world’s largest wholesale and retail distributor of beauty supplies and welcoming applications for a dynamic HR Business Partner. 

This position is for the Northeast US, NY, NJ, and other states in this region.


The HR Business Partner (HRBP) position is responsible for aligning business objectives with associates and field leadership in their designated Regional Teams. The HRBP serves as a consultant to field management on human resources-related issues. The successful HRBP will act as an associate champion and change agent. The HRBP assesses and anticipates HR-related needs. Communicating needs pro-actively with our HR department and business management, the HRBP seeks to develop integrated solutions and formulates partnerships across their Regional Team to deliver value-added service that reflect the business objectives of the organization. The HRBP maintains an effective level of business literacy about the Region and SBH’s financial position, its midrange plans, its culture and its competition.


“At Sally Beauty Holdings, we find beauty in diversity.  Our inclusivity and self-expression are what fuel our innovation and growth. You are welcome here, and you can thrive here. We find beauty in YOU. Join us.”


  • People: Drive recruiting strategies to build a pipeline of talent, identify opportunity areas, and train local teams. Active on LinkedIn and all digital networking platforms and social networks, possesses a strong network of external candidates to fill positions when required. Assess Field Leader’s abilities to determine talent opportunities and their impact on performance. Engage in talent reviews and succession planning, promoting the right talent and building career pathing for high performers. Assessing development needs from a business perspective and taking ownership for addressing them. Develop and implement tools to drive talent development.


    • Provides guidance and input on business unit restructures, workforce planning and succession planning. Aligning the strategy, structure and culture to maximize the drive for business.

    • Consistently engages Field leaders regarding their own strengths and opportunities while leveraging IDPs to improve their capabilities. Ensures that the Store Managers engage and develop their teams. Develop and implement tools to drive talent development.

    • Builds strong working relationships with all business partners. Analyzes trends and metrics in partnership with the HR group to develop solutions, programs and policies. Use insights from the organization to improve talent and business outcomes.

    • Develop and administer necessary training to build skills in the areas of leadership, recruiting, engagement, and associate relations. Support Greenhouse, Thrive training and other leadership tools and programs to reinforce skill building.

  • Brand: Through coaching and consulting, work with leaders on the importance and practice of delivering an exceptional customer experience which maximizes sales/KPIs and drives customer loyalty in assigned stores. Understands the competitive landscape by observing and studying the competition to learn about current initiatives/strategies, shares insights with relevant business
    • partners and supervisor. Develops disciplines that drive behavior so all brand standards are met.

    • Build and nurture a culture of highly engaged associates with leaders to drive passion and commitment for the business that results in improved retention.

    • Provides day-to-day performance management guidance to field management (coaching, counseling, career development, disciplinary actions).

  • Safety/Loss Prevention: Ensures processes are followed to ensure the store environment is safe at all times for associates and customers; all policies and procedures are followed. Analyzes and utilizes all available reporting.

    • Lead investigations in addressing associate relation issues and using the data to understand development opportunities to mitigate future issues and minimize company risks.

    • Maintains in-depth knowledge of legal requirements related to day-to-day management of employees, reducing legal risks and ensuring regulatory compliance. Partners with the legal department as needed/required.

    • Provides HR policy guidance and interpretation

  • Operations: Drives the execution of all company processes through training, management, analysis and continuous improvement. Review staffing levels to leverage payroll and overtime.  Ensures support for all processes to support digital strategies are utilized such as Omni-channel fulfillment (SFS/BOPIS).

    • Analyze and share out reporting on turnover and retention, ER trends, other HR KPI’s, and monitor completion of training, performance appraisals and other Thrive programs.

    • Partner with Regional Team on business objectives. Participants in regional meetings and calls regularly.

    • Travel with Regional Director and team frequently to identify strengths and opportunities of the region’s execution of programs, keep a pulse on the culture, identify training needs, and understands market threats and opportunities.


  • Bachelor’s degree and relevant industry experience
  • SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP Certification a plus
  • Minimum of 5-8 years’ experience
  • Working knowledge of multiple human resource disciplines, including compensation practices, organizational diagnosis, employee and union relations, diversity, performance management, and federal and state respective employment laws.


We offer a competitive salary and outstanding benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, life Insurance, paid vacation and sick days, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and 401(k) with company match. In addition, associates of SBH may take advantage of our in house salon with complementary services and a varied selection of food options at our corporate campus. Also, featured at our corporate campus, is both a Sally Beauty and CosmoProf Professional onsite store, where associates enjoy a great merchandise discount!


At SBH, we remain committed to protecting the health and safety of all our customers and associates and maintain the following COVID-19 Precautions:

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
  • Remote interview process
  • Temperature screenings


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or disability.