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The character is also named after a childhood friend of executive producer Greg Daniels.
He is introduced as a sales representative at the Scranton branch of paper distribution company Dunder Mifflin, before transferring to the Stamford branch in the third season.
The offer to Jim to be Assistant Regional Manager stands, though now at Scranton.
Jim is at first unwilling to return to Scranton because of Pam but eventually decides to do so.
In several episodes, it is stated that Jim is a fan of the Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Eagles and the Philadelphia 76ers.
Jim appears to be a fan of hip-hop, specifically Eminem as Pam mentions him listening to the 8 Mile soundtrack on his i Pod in "The Delivery". M." Apparently, he is of Scottish descent, as in "Niagara", his father can be seen wearing a kilt to Jim's wedding to Pam.
The Stamford branch then closes, with a few employees being offered a transfer to Scranton.
He has two brothers, Pete and Tom, who share his general love of pranks but have come across as unpleasant and somewhat bullying towards their little brother.
Jim's parents presumably live in Scranton as well, as well as his sister Larissa and best friend Alan Murphy, who are listed as his emergency contacts at Dunder Mifflin.
His character serves as the intelligent, mild-mannered straight man role to Michael, although it is also defined by a rivalrous pranking on fellow salesman Dwight Schrute and a romantic interest in receptionist Pam Beesly, whom he begins dating in the fourth season, marries in the sixth, and has children with in the sixth and eighth.
Jim's coworker, Andy Bernard, often calls him by the nickname "Big Tuna." Jim Halpert was born on October 1, 1978, to Gerald and Betsy Halpert.