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HRBP - Sales


Akron, OH, US

Company:  Goodyear

Location: US-OH-AKRON-CORP-HDQTRS-2110   
Goodyear Talent Acquisition Representative: Jordan Andrew Kachmarik  
Sponsorship Available: No 
Relocation Assistance Available: No 



HRBP - Sales

Akron - OH


The HR Generalist - Sales will work with the Director - PBUs and the Consumer or Commercial leadership teams to provide HR support for key human capital and business imperatives focusing on Talent, Leadership, Organization and Culture. This role will partner with the business leaders and HR Leaders to provide innovative solutions to facilitate business growth. This role will also create and implement talent management strategies around acquisition, development and retention of our associates.           


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide support, education, insight and coaching to the senior level leaders, managers-of-others and the broader organization to build the desired culture and associated behaviors.  Build the Commercial or Consumer employment brand, inside and outside of the company. Provide expertise for policy translation for associates and senior level leaders. Participate in the strategic planning and direction of the business. Provide leadership and guidance on organizational change and process management.
  • Continuously improve organizational effectiveness through prioritization of people development, to include the leaders of the organization.  Drive and sustain individual and team development efforts, provide counsel on individual development plans, cascade learning and development initiatives from centers of expertise.
  • Drive strategic staffing and people moves through proactive workforce planning and iterative succession discussions.  Create talent pools and robust succession plans by position or job family, optimizing associate strengths.  Establish and maintain healthy selection and on-boarding processes.
  • Oversee core HR processes including associate relations, total rewards, workforce planning, succession, etc.  Represent the voice of the client throughout the HR organization and participate in the NA HR projects to develop and execute on those needs.      



  • Bachelors Degree required
  • MBA or Masters preferred
  • At least 5 years’ experience in client-facing HR roles of a multi-national organization with diverse geographical scope
  • Ability to influence, encourage, motivate and guide associates and managers in making decisions, committing to action and
  • improving organizational effectiveness
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate meetings and workshops, to include leadership teams
  • Provide objective and balanced guidance to clients (internal) while representing both business and associate needs
  • Compliance, confidentiality and core HR generalist skills (Consulting, Coaching, Talent Management, Career Pathing, etc.)
  • Stakeholder management, interpersonal savvy, creating mutually beneficial relationships
  • Effective communication including verbal, written and presentation to varied audiences  
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and timely outcomes  
  • Ability to balance strategic client needs vs compliance with HR / Legal policies or regulations 



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tire companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 48 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Goodyear is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to that individual’s race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Click here for more information about Equal Employment Opportunity laws, and here for additional supplementary information. 

Nearest Major Market: Akron
Nearest Secondary Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: HR Generalist, Recruiting, Outside Sales, HR, MBA, Human Resources, Sales, Management

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