Framingham, MA, US
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Financial Accounting CO-op (July - DEC 2023)

Country : USA USA

Region : Massachusetts

County : Middlesex County

Town : Framingham

Category : Finance

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Company presentation

TJX is an exciting place to work and we count on our Associates to bring our business to life. Staying true to our open, collaborative culture and values of honesty, integrity, and treating each other with dignity and respect is a top priority for us.

Job description

Discovery is at the heart of everything we do. Wherever you find us around the world, if you can think of a product, you can probably find it in our stores, which include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra, Winners, Homesense, and TK Maxx. With variety comes plenty of happy surprises - our environment is ever-changing, and that's just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. Ready to Discover Different?

Posting Notes: Framingham || MA

What you'll discover during a Semester Co-op at TJX:

  • Opportunity to make an impact and contribute to a specific team
  • Volunteer, executive-led speaker series, and networking events
  • Challenging, collaborative, team-based environment
  • Inclusive culture where all Associates feel welcome, valued, and engaged
  • Career growth opportunities - with successful completion of this experience, you may be presented a future offer to return to TJX!
  • Hybrid work model
What you'll do:

Our Accounting Department prepares and owns the financial statements, operational reporting, and is involved with ad hoc analysis/reporting for many areas of our business. While each group has their own area of expertise, they are all looked upon as leaders with vision, responsible for understanding and communicating the data that drives our organization and makes us a global leader.

As an Accounting Co-op, your responsibilities may include:

  • Hands-on training to facilitate learning with guided mentorship
  • Monthly journal entries and balance sheet reconciliation activities
  • Producing schedules and reporting that are leveraged to make informed business decisions
  • Creating accurate financials and maintaining sound internal controls
  • Collaborating with experienced financial professionals to ensure we are managing and executing assigned projects and results in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Performing your own analysis projects
  • Contributing to ongoing projects to be used in process improvements or enhanced analysis
  • Working cross functionally within other areas of TJX, such as Store Operations, HR, Real Estate, and Marketing
  • Creating presentations, reports, and communications for Senior Management
Who we are looking for:

We are looking for students who are highly motivated self-starters and who possess the ability to prioritize effectively, be proactive and flexible, and demonstrate a strong bias for action in a fast-paced, professional environment.

Key Qualifications:

  • Current juniors (2024 grads)
  • Students pursuing a bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics (other majors may be considered)
  • Genuine interest in a Corporate Accounting career
Additional qualifications include:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with numbers
  • Ability to work in a team setting as well as individually
  • A high level of curiosity
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Proficiency in Excel (i.e., pivot tables, charts, v-look up, etc.)
What to expect from our interview process:

  • Learn more about TJX by attending virtual recruiting events. Click here to register for an upcoming session
  • Virtual one-way interview (HireVue)
  • Virtual behavioral interviews
  • Offer to join TJX and Welcome to the TJX Family!
With our corporate office located in Framingham, MA, reliable transportation is required as TJX is not easily accessible to public transportation. A variable work schedule is part of the role based on the needs of the business.

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Covid-19 vaccination and booster is a condition of employment at TJX, subject to reasonable accommodation where required by law.

Come Discover Different at TJX. From opportunity and teamwork to growth, we think you'll find that it's so much more than a job. When you're a part of our global TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people dedicated to finding great deals and fantastic style. Best of all? They have a lot of fun doing it.

We care about our culture, but we also prioritize the tangible stuff (Competitive salaries: check. Solid benefits: check. Plenty of room for advancement: of course). It's our way of empowering you to make your career here.

We consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

Posting Notes: Framingham || MA
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