Financial Analyst SG 25 Job

Date: Jun 2, 2023

Location: Columbus, MS, US, 39701

Company: PACCAR

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 also designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines, 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!


Requisition Summary

The Financial Analyst is responsible for overseeing and supporting the daily operations and other accounting activities related to new engine program development. This position performs a variety of accounting activities under minimal supervision to ensure timely and accurate financial statements and management reporting. This position will be working in a fast-paced environment and has daily interaction with Senior Management. 


Job Functions / Responsibilities

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide project cost management services such as cost estimates and invoice analysis
  • Prepares various management reports, financial comments and provide any key data as requested.
  • Responsible for Month-End Close Activities for timely and accurate reporting.
  • Manages forecast for plant related activities.
  • Participates in internal control reviews, including Sarbanes Oxley documentation and testing.
  • Participate/assists in projects related to plant accounting processes.
  • Participates in Physical inventory counts, Quarterly Statistical Audits and cycle counts.
  • Ensures compliance with internal control policies and keeps accounting procedures updated.
  • Contributes to plant continuous improvement activities.
  • Maintains effective oral and written communications, externally and internally.

Qualifications & Skills

  • Degree in Accounting required. CPA/CMA or Master's Degree preferred. 
  • 5+ years' experience in Accounting required, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong collaboration, analytical and accounting skills, attention to details.
  • Strong Excel and Access skill required. 
  • SAP/ERP system experience preferred.
  • Must be able to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously in specific deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty.
  • Must have demonstrated leadership, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Must be results oriented with strong attention to detail.
  • Must be a hands-on self-starter with the ability to handle multiple tasks and shifting priorities.
  • Must be able to work with all employee levels, including senior management.


PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:


  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans options for you and your family options.
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings accounts (HSA).
  • 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%.
  • A fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement.
  • Tuition reimbursement program.
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs.
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
  • EAP services include wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more.
  • 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.


General Description of any Other Compensation


       •     This position is also eligible for a holiday gift.

       •     This position offers relocation assistance benefits.


PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability

Additional Internal Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Additional Job Board Information

If you would like more information about what makes PACCAR an excellent place to work, please visit the PACCAR Career Site.

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.

Additional Agency Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.



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