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Senior Financial Accounting Analyst Job

Date: Jan 13, 2023

Location: Bellevue, WA, US, 98004

Company: PACCAR




PACCAR is a Fortune 200 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 also designs and manufactures advanced powertrains, provides financial services and information technology, and distributes 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!





The Senior Financial Accounting Analyst is an important member of the Corporate Accounting team. This position reports to the General Accounting Manager and is responsible for driving the annual budget, monthly forecast preparation and forecast to actual analysis. The position interacts frequently with department managers, Corporate Accounting Controller and may participate in meetings with senior management.






  • Drive the annual budget for the Corporate division including:
    • developing and communicating overall processes and timeline
    • coordinating and compiling deliverables from department managers
    • preparing the senior management presentation package
  • Responsible for managing the monthly forecast for SG&A expenses and intercompany revenues
  • Serve as key business partner working directly with multiple departments to ensure accurate financial results
  • Perform actual to forecast analysis as part of month-end close and record accrual journal entries
  • Explain accounting and finance principles to non-finance business partners in a simple and straightforward manner
  • Drive proactive ad-hoc financial analysis by identifying what information is needed, where the data can be found and how it should be compiled, analyzed & presented
  • Participate in the monthly preparation and review of internal management reporting
  • Actively participate in special projects utilizing analytical skills to make recommendations
  • Support PACCAR’s quarterly external 10Q, annual 10K and 11K processes
  • Participate in documentation and testing for Sarbanes-Oxley






  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; including effective written and verbal skills and the ability to work in a team environment. Position requires frequent coordination and negotiation with numerous groups within PACCAR ranging from department managers to senior management levels.
  • Strong analytical and computer skills in Excel (i.e. pivot tables, macros, charts and graphs) and data analytic tools (i.e. tableau, etc.).
  • Problem solver with ability to work independently and self-motivated, handling multiple tasks and/or projects and shifting priorities.
  • Positive attitude and “can-do” approach to issue resolution.




  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or relevant field
  • 5+ years of work experience with Financial Planning and Analysis, budgeting and expense analysis




  • MBA or MS in Finance or related field
  • Experience with SQL and data visualization tools such as Tableau, Alteryx
  • Experience with SAP FICO




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.





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 Senior Financial Accounting Analyst is $78,100-$122,300 annually. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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