Plano, TX, US
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Accounting Manager - Financial Close Process

Country : USA USA

State : Texas

County : Collin County

Town : Plano

Category : Finance

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Company presentation

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.

Job description

The Accounting Manager will support and assist the Controller and Financial Reporting teams with monthly financial close and Hyperion Financial Management (HFM) technical activities and providing operational support for business areas and Finance Planning & Analysis (FP&A) teams.
- Preparation of journal entries and coordination of the HFM close process each month.
- Completion of accounting memos for complex transactions and technical accounting issues.
- Support the FP&A team in research of forecast to actual variances.
- Preparation of financial statements for the Puerto Rico legal entity and leading the annual audit with KPMG.
- Assisting Sephora FP&A with monthly settlement process.


- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting required
- Minimum 5-6 years' experience in accounting-related roles
- Retail industry experience is a plus
- Public Accounting Experience and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation is a plusWhat 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 Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.
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