HR DC Generalist- Ulta Beauty

Ulta Beauty Greenwood, Indiana
hr management hr human resources team distribution communication possibilities exempt leadership engagement drive performance management
November 21, 2022
Ulta Beauty
Greenwood, Indiana

Authentic. Supportive. Fun. To experience human resources at Ulta Beauty is to step out of the mundane and into an environment alive with optimistic energy. After all, success breeds opportunity, and the opportunities to help drive an organization at the top of its game to even greater heights are as uncommon as they are satisfying.

It s fast, it s ambitious, it s anchored in trust. With the chance to move or flex based on new or existing interests and passions. If you want that rare culture of lived values, where team truly means something. Where the drive for excellence is balanced with a genuine desire to help and encourage. And where the mark you make will be seen and recognized we challenge you to dream bigger. To imagine the possibilities.


To be considered for this role you must live or relocate to Greenwood, IN

The HR Generalist is part of the Distribution Center HR team responsible for strategizing and/or implementing comprehensive and integrated human resources solutions that proactively address all major HR areas; talent acquisition, exempt and non-exempt, organizational development, performance management, talent planning, career development, communication, leadership development, associate engagement and training.

The duties of the HR Generalist centers on achieving business objectives by identifying opportunities to solve business problems through broad and up-to-date knowledge of employment law, organizational behavior, change management, data analytics, best practices and company policy. Provides an open line of communication within the Distribution Center to ensure policies and corrective actions are followed properly, provides clarification and resolves issues by being a mediator. Compiles and reports out HR data points to identify trends, both positive and negative, to ensure alignment towards HR goals and company strategic imperatives.


  • Make recommendations that effectively resolve problems, by using judgment consistent with standards, policies and procedures supporting Federal, State and local employment law.
  • Conduct timely and thorough investigations to include associate complaints, concerns, claims of harassment and claims of discrimination. Coaches & guides business leaders on navigating these issues. Review and make recommendations on levels and construction of corrective actions. Escalates the legal and complex investigations to HRM.
  • Interact daily with management and associates to ensure an open line of communication is maintained in order to identify and address any issues, needs, and/or concerns as they arise. Identify trends and provide solutions to support a positive work environment. Coach and facilitate management towards the resolution of associate/management issues.
  • Responsible for the entire recruitment lifecycle of filling open non-exempt positions, including advising on job descriptions/postings, compensation, sourcing, screening, interviewing, extending offers
  • Advise and influence Ops Managers on performance management and leadership effectiveness.
  • Works with leadership to proactively identify HR issues and creative solutions to support the business needs.
  • Partner with management and work closely with associates to improve work relationships, build morale, increase productivity and retention resulting in low attrition and high engagement scores.
  • Develop and execute best practices to promote associate engagement and to enable a high-performing workforce to contribute to the building s goals and business objectives.
  • Coach and develop our leaders to ensure they are building culture action plans that best align to our people strategies and business initiatives.
  • Build and maintain positive relationships internally and externally and collaborates with all support partners to reach goals.
  • Guides associates and leaders through the ADA/LOA process, initiates interactive dialogue with associates to identify a resolution, ensures status updates in UC and communications to the Manager.
  • Exercise sound judgment and make decisions in a manner consistent with the essential job functions.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects / caseload simultaneously while providing excellent client service.
  • Projects and other duties as assigned related to the business.



  • Bachelor s degree in business or human resources or 3 years business related work experience with primary responsibility for time and attendance, and Payroll administration and processing in a Distribution Center, Supply Chain Management, or Manufacturing/Industrial environment is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, possessing the ability to directly and clearly communicate complex ideas to a team
  • Technically proficient in Microsoft Suite with ability to learn additional programs and systems as needed.
  • Proven experience in a role requiring a high degree of organizational skill and a strong sense of urgency; able to prioritize and perform multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to effectively function in a team environment.
  • Ability to adjust work schedule according to the business needs.
  • Ability to attend off-site job fairs.
  • Normal office demands.
  • Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) certification preferred


  • Ability to work rotational 24/7 on-call group that will support the operation at all hours
  • Ability to travel, occasionally
  • Ability to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to work and make business decisions independent of direct supervision
  • Exposure to distribution center conditions, which may include loud noises, variable temperatures, dusty environment, and strong scents related to cosmetics or fragrance


At Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ: ULTA), the possibilities are beautiful. Ulta Beauty is the largest North American beauty retailer and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin care products, hair care products and salon services. We bring possibilities to life through the power of beauty each and every day in our stores and online with more than 25,000 products from approximately 500 well-established and emerging beauty brands across all categories and price points, including Ulta Beauty s own private label. Ulta Beauty also offers a full-service salon in every store featuring hair, skin, brow, and make-up services.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with arrest records, conviction records, or other criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of any applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and the New York City Fair Chance Act.

Report this job

Similar hr generalist jobs in greenwood in