Accounting Internship

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. Salt Lake City , UT 84101

Posted 7 days ago

Accounting Internship

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States -

Job ID: 1081671

Corporate Positions


Job Type: Part-Time

Date Updated: Mar 5, 2019

JCPenney Accounting Internship Program

JCPenney Shared Services Center SLC, UT

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.

In this 10 week internship, you'll support the needs of the JCPenney Shared Services Center through project management. You will be responsible for providing financial and data analysis in corporate accounting functions.

You will also help ensure company resources are used effectively and efficiently. Through all of this, you will engage with senior leaders and other team members who will be mentoring and coaching you to success.

Who Should Apply?

We are looking for future leaders who are entrepreneurial thinkers and problem solvers.

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

Majors: Accounting, Finance, or other Business degrees

Graduation Date: Must be graduating within 12-24 months of starting the program.

GPA: 3.0 (minimum)

How to Apply?

Please apply online email resumes to

JCPenney SSC Internships Offerings:

  • Paid Internship

  • Exposure to multiple finance corporate areas

  • Analysis and Process Improvement projects

  • Exposure and mentoring from upper management

  • Frequent feedback and coaching

  • Flexible work schedule

Why Join JCPenney?

One of the nation's largest apparel and home furnishing retailers, JCPenney is undergoing a resurgence to become America's preferred retail destination for unmatched style, quality and value. JCPenney operates over 850 retail stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.

The Shared Services Center is located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, UT with access to all that the city has to offer. The center provides GL, Inventory Management, Accounts Payable, Payroll, Accounts Receivable, Credit, Banking for the entire enterprise. Through a career at JCPenney, students and recent graduates will have the opportunity to develop professional skills and play an integral role in the financial leadership of one of the nation's largest retailers.


Job Title: Accounting Internship

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States -

Job ID: 1081671

J.C. Penney Company Inc.

Plano, Texas

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Accounting Internship

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