Job Description


Business Leadership Program Overview:

Launching your future with Synchrony’s Business Leadership Program (BLP) is bold, challenging and ambitious. The BLP is a two-year program where our goal is to expose you to our business and provide an immersive experience that accelerates your career. You’ll experience three-rotations within one of 10 functional tracks (Credit & Capital Management, Data Analytics, Enterprise Operations, Finance, HR, Internal Audit, Marketing, Risk Management, Sales & Relationship Management, and Technology). As part of each rotation you’ll complete purposeful, real-world assignments within your functional track, each with a slightly different focus, so that you can experience more parts of our business. But the opportunities don’t stop there–you’ll crank up your energy and ambition to a whole new level with two cross-functional projects, a month-long community service experience, exposure to leadership, training, networking, and more.

Human Resource Career Track Description:

A BLP Human Resource Career Track member will gain experience in different areas of HR such:

In the HR track at Synchrony you’ll have a variety of experiences that will prepare you to be an HR leader of the future. From day one, you’ll make an immediate business impact and collaborate with teams in one of two areas:

  • HR specialists, who work as the main points of contact for our staff in areas like compensation, benefits, talent development, staffing, culture initiatives, volunteer activities and our Diversity & Inclusion Networks
  • HR business partners, who work with leadership to support the key initiatives that make our business stronger, such as organization design, culture transformation, strategic workforce planning and employee relations

As a member of this function you will gain exposure to executives and senior leaders with whom you will work on strategic issues and solutions. This opportunity will allow you to develop your background with real-life situations and will empower you to make a strategic impact on the people and organization. After the completion of the program, there will be various opportunities, in within the Human Resource function.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated leadership, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Effective, inspiring communicator
  • Open and encourages new approaches, ideas, listen to others
  • Ability to work in teams effectively
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional Microsoft Excel skills
  • Ability to simplify and communicate complex data
  • Attention to detail and strong analytical and problem-solving skills; strong organizational skills
  • Passion for excellence with high integrity, and commitment to quality


Basic Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in business or a human resources discipline (e.g. industrial & labor relations, industrial & organizational psychology, organizational behavior, etc.), or related degree
  • Excellent academic record – Minimum overall 3.0 GPA or higher
  • 2-5 years of business/HR related work experience
  • Geographic mobility
  • Synchrony is an equal opportunity employer. Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening


Additional Eligibility Qualifications:

  • You must be 18 years or older
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
  • You must be able to satisfy the requirements of Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Reasonable Accommodation Notice:

  • Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment.
  • If you need special accommodations, please call our Career Support Line so that we can discuss your specific situation. We can be reached at 1-866-301-5627. Representatives are available from 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday, Central Standard Time.


Synchrony Overview:

Synchrony is committed to our ambition of revolutionizing payments and banking.  What makes us unique is our long history of providing customized financing and credit programs for leading organizations within retail, health, auto, travel and home. We work with our partners (who operate more than 380,000 locations in the U.S. and Canada) to improve the success of their business, while delivering exceptional service and financing solutions to their consumers.

Our purpose is clear: we pioneer the future of financing, improving the success of every business we serve and the quality of each life we touch. This starts with our people, who are our greatest asset. We celebrate our diversity and believe the sum of our individual differences is one of our greatest competitive advantages. We are a work family that will support and challenge each other. And this is where you come in. We’re looking for our future leaders who will challenge us to be bold and continue to drive our culture of innovation forward.

Our application period is currently closed. Please check back in late August.

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