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HR Specialist - Inclusion and Diversity

Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1087303
Corporate Positions
Human Resources
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Feb 5, 2020

HR Specialist - Inclusion and Diversity

As a member of the Inclusion & Diversity (I&D) and Supplier Diversity team, you understand and have a real passion for JCPenney's commitment to our people, our communities, our products and our planet. You value inclusion and diversity - understanding that our associates deliver their best work when they know they can bring their authentic self to work every single day. You also have a can-do attitude, you take initiative and enjoy collaborating across groups, attention to detail and project management. You are very organized, well-spoken and highly professional.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain team project plans, report project status, deadlines and achievement of objectives; manage team calendar, partner map and key team documents to ensure they are up to date, practical and available to all relevant partners
  • Assist with developing tools that ensure inclusion and diversity is incorporated in existing processes throughout the organization
  • Maintain team budget, execute the process for procurement and payment of services for external partners/vendors
  • Plan and execute logistical support for events
  • Drive usage and adoption of I&D programs
  • Support I&D reporting by tracking and analyzing key diversity metrics
  • Run projects through internal review and approvals processes

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:

  • You have a demonstrated interest and real passion for driving I&D and for deepening your knowledge of I&D
  • Passionate about a service and customer driven culture
  • Experience in project management and in managing across multiple partners and priorities
  • Proven ability to get things done – is enthusiastic, results oriented and has excellent organizational, analytical, and problem skills
  • Exceptional teamwork, and influencing skills; strong professional presence, with excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Ability to maintain strict HR standards of confidentiality and adhere to high ethical standards
  • Expertise in MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Project)
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent military service

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: HR Specialist - Inclusion and Diversity
Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1087303

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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