Assistant Tax Manager Job

Date: May 24, 2023

Location: Bellevue, WA, US, 98004

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of high-quality light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates. PACCAR designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business. Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!



Requisition Summary

The Corporate Tax Team is in the process of transforming processes and calculations using tools such as Alteryx. The Sr. Tax Accountant position will provide an exceptional opportunity to become an expert in such tools. This role’s main responsibility is over state income tax compliance, state provisions, and state income tax audits. However, this role will likely also be asked to participate in other projects such as the R&D credit documentation.

The position reports to the Tax Manager. The position works closely with the accounting departments of the divisions, outside service providers and interns.



Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Organize data and review of state income tax returns, including quarterly estimated tax payments, tax research, etc.
  • Supervise staff in various projects
  • Prepare quarterly and monthly state income tax provisions
  • Prepare, reconcile, and maintain data within various Excel worksheets to be used in calculating the Research & Development tax credit
  • Assist with monthly income tax forecasts




  • Strong oral and written communication skills are essential
  • Strong PC skills are required, including Word, Excel, and OneSource Software
  • Experience with Alteryx software or willingness to learn the system.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Work with limited supervision
  • 5+ years of accounting experience with exposure to tax compliance




  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required
  • Master of Tax or equivalent preferred
  • Experience in public accounting preferred
  • CPA desired




As a U.S. PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • Comprehensive paid time off – minimum of 10 paid vacation days (additional days are provided with additional seniority/years of service), 12 paid holidays, and sick time
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more
  • This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.



Additional Job Information

PACCAR is an E-Verify and Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability. At PACCAR, we value talent and promote growth and development. We carefully consider numerous compensation factors including your education, training, or experience. The salary range for Assistant Tax Manager is $93,000-$145,500 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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