Human Resources Business Partner, Bilingual (Spanish)

Human Resources Long Island City, New York



POSITION: Human Resources Business Partner, Bilingual (Spanish)

DEPARTMENT: Human Resources

REPORTS TO:  Human Resources Manager


Position Summary:

The HRBP will provide partnership and guidance to managers and individual contributors across a diverse group of business functions at our Plant in the NYC area. 


Recipe for Success- 


  • Works on problems of diverse scope, requiring the analysis and consideration of multiple factors
  • Manage multiple functions, including benefits administration, employee relations, and regulatory compliance, training, and performance management.
  • Uses skills as an experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures; resolves a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways
  • Serves as a contact for employees in multiple business segments
  • Answers questions regarding policies and procedures and assists in resolving complex issues
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with all levels of personnel; act as a partner to hiring managers, providing coaching on interview best practices, and providing guidance through the hiring process
  • Partner with recruiter on talent acquisition related initiatives, and collaborate on improving current talent related processes


Key ingredients –

  • Education: BA/BS degree required
  • Experience: 3-5 years of progressive HR experience in a Generalist role
  • Hours: Ability to work nights (3pm-10pm/11pm) and one day per month on a weekend.

Add dash of –


  • Self-starter with a high sense of urgency, productive mindset and capability, and with the motivation to assume significant responsibilities as an HR business partner
  • Ability to influence positively across organizational levels; strong communications and problem solving skills
  • Ability to make appropriate decisions considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of state and federal employment/labor laws and practices.
  • Experience with full employee life cycle
  • Constructively evaluates current practices and offers innovative approaches for improvement
  • Bilingual Spanish required 




WARNING: Our food is processed in a facility that does not contain people who are toxic, rude, disrespectful, arrogant, egotistical, self-promoting, inconsiderate, or mean-spirited.



About FreshDirect:

FreshDirect is a food tech company and the Northeast's leading online fresh food grocer, delivering directly to customers throughout seven states, including the New York City and Philadelphia metropolitan areas, and the greater D.C. metropolitan area. FreshDirect is committed to sourcing the freshest and best-tasting meat, fish, produce, and specialty items through direct relationships with suppliers, growers, and farmers. In 2016, FreshDirect expanded its portfolio in NYC with the launch of FoodKick, an on-demand business that caters to the needs of urban dwellers with a curated selection of fresh food, alcohol, and essentials—all delivered within an hour. Launched in 2002, FreshDirect is a privately held company headquartered in Long Island City, NY. For more information, visit or


Our company aspires to be a valued corporate partner in all communities in which it serves, and works extensively with dozens of charitable and community partners.


Why choose FreshDirect?

We are an innovative Food Technology company offering an environment where you can grow a career and feed your future and have fun while doing it! Great people deserve great benefits and we go above and beyond!


Wait, there’s more! Check out our #workperks:

Working here is pretty much as cool as you’d imagine - lots of food, lots of energy, and a whole lot of happy hours.

  • Flexible and generous PTO plan
  • 20% discount on FreshDirect and FoodKick plus an employee at-cost food program (FD Market)
  • Thirsty Thursdays, book club, monthly birthday breakfasts, and other happy hours
  • Wellness programs like weekly meditation, yoga, and Zumba, and monthly manicures and massages
  • Monthly Lunch & Learns covering things like “The Very Best Cheese and Wine”
  • We have a 24-hour shuttle service that runs back and forth to the subway
  • We offer up to $5000 per hire as a referral bonus
  • Summer barbecues and and annual company picnic for friends and family


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Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the Team member(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization change.

As an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified and meets the requirements established by FreshDirect for the job