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Human Resources Specialist - Lenexa, KS

Location: Lenexa, KS, United States -
Job ID: 1104956
Distribution/Supply Chain-Sal
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Aug 1, 2021

Human Resources Specialist - Lenexa, KS

The Human Resources Specialist is a hands-on role that provides Human Resources support to the Lenexa Supply Chain Facility.  The HR Specialist will be focused helping driving business results and increasing organizational effectiveness and efficiency.  Will act as HR support for multiple departments.  This position will report to the Human Resources Manager.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Implements human resources programs, as assigned. Ensures timely execution of related administrative tasks.
  • Supports the effective communication of Human Resources programs.
  • Ensures Associate interests are addressed fairly and consistently providing a great place to work.
  • Participates in associate relations activities to ensure alignment with JCPenney’s principles and unit strategies.
  • Inputs and collects data in the administration of Human Resources activities.
  • Adheres to Company policy, procedures and employment laws.
  • Provides data and initial analysis to support the implementation of Human Resources standards, controls, and measurements; provides
  • information and analysis as requested.
  • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive personnel and other related matters. Ensures department and personal integrity.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 1-2 years’ experience in Human Resources
  • General knowledge of HR best practices, policies, procedures, and labor law compliance
  • Strong business acumen and communication skills
  • Problem-identification and problem-solving skills
  • Works effectively on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to respond appropriately and independently to a variety of complex and challenging situations
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail, documentation and accuracy
  • Ability to balance role as both an employee advocate and partner to the business
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications, Intermediate Excel skills ideal

What you get:

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.

About JCPenney: 

JCPenney proudly serves customers at more than 650 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico, and at the Company’s flagship store, jcp.com. JCPenney is one of the nation’s largest retailers of apparel, home, jewelry, and beauty merchandise with a growing portfolio of private and national brands. Guided by the Golden Rule, JCPenney employs more than 60,000 associates worldwide and has served customers for over 119 years, playing a vital role in the communities it serves. For additional information, please visit jcp.com and follow JCPenney on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter. 

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

Job Title: Human Resources Specialist - Lenexa, KS
Location: Lenexa, KS, United States -
Job ID: 1104956

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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