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College Recruiting Sr Specialist - Human Resources

Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086328
Corporate Positions
Human Resources
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Nov 16, 2019

College Recruiting Sr Specialist - Human Resources

J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

Plano, Texas

The College Recruiting Sr. Specialist will lead Campus Recruiting at the national/regional level for our stores division. The College Sr. Specialist drives outstanding talent acquisition efforts for JCPenney's intern and trainee programs. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Supporting the efforts for the stores/field College Recruiting program
  • Foster strong campus relationships to develop an extraordinary talent pipeline of future leaders of JCPenney for internships, trainees, and leadership positions.
  • Partner and collaborate with Diversity and Inclusion team by providing candidate care, spending time at target Universities, local events and programs to support and enhance diversity recruiting efforts
  • Manage strategic partnerships with corporate business units, campus placement offices, student organizations, candidates, alumni organizations and faculty.
  • Coordinate recruiting events on campus, including career fairs, classroom presentations, and Candidate interviews. Manage multiple interview processes remotely to facilitate selection from assigned campuses across their territory.
  • Drive the branding of campus programs including engagement of community via social media.
  • Garner internal leadership support via campus captains and executive champions for recruitment efforts; influence leaders within assigned region and home office to increase engagement in campus talent acquisition.
  • Identify efficiencies, improvements, best practice trends and game changing innovation for emerging talent strategy.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • 3 - 5 years of recruiting experience; campus-recruiting experience preferred.
  • Candidate demonstrates both exceptional execution and outstanding strategizing skills.
  • A team player able to demonstrate high attention to detail, anticipation skills and follow-up.
  • Exceptional communication skills and EQ; candidate will deliver engaging presentations, articulating
  • JCPenney's compelling benefits, career development and climate.
  • Up to 40% travel at peak periods.

What you get:

Our corporate office, located within the exciting new development of Legacy West in Plano, Texas, supports JCPenney stores and supply chain facilities nationwide.  We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise.  On-site campus amenities include health clinic, pharmacy, daycare and preschool, full cafeteria service, a 24-hour fitness center and free garage parking.

About JCPenney:

At JCPenney, we share a passion for serving customers, supporting our communities and being the best retailer for all families. As a company founded on the Golden Rule, our success is rooted in the belief that we treat everyone the way we would want to be treated. At every touchpoint, customers discover stylish merchandise at incredible value from an extensive portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Reinforcing this shopping experience is the customer service and warrior spirit of approximately 98,000 associates across the globe, all driving toward the Company's mission to help customers find what they love for less time, money and effort.

Working at JCPenney means joining a dedicated team of associates who are encouraged to be uniquely themselves in a safe, caring and welcoming environment. It is a place where careers prosper, accomplishments are celebrated and diversity flourishes. It’s a place that’s meant for you.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.

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Job Title: College Recruiting Sr Specialist - Human Resources
Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086328

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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