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General Accountant (SG 22/ 23) Job

Date: Jan 12, 2021

Location: Columbus, MS, US

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 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!


PACCAR Engine Company's $400 million engine manufacturing and technology facility is located in Columbus, Mississippi.  The engines produced at the Mississippi plant are PACCAR Engine Company's most fuel-efficient and highest-technology diesel engines.  PACCAR Engine Company is excited about this superb site and the opportunities it provides to PACCAR Engine Company, our customers, dealers, supplier partners and the people of the State of Mississippi.

Job Functions / Responsibilities

Position will include some or all of the following tasks:

  • Complete daily metric reporting
  • Analyze and report weekly scrap costs and process NCP chargebacks
  • Perform accounts receivable functions including cash application, resolving account issues and reconciling intercompany balances on a monthly basis
  • Support the financial close process on a monthly basis
  • Prepare and analyze all assigned journal entries and bank and general ledger account reconciliations in an accurate and timely manner
  • Interact with other departments to obtain information required for accounting analysis
  • Prepare audit requests as assigned, and assist auditors with inquiries
  • Participate in internal control reviews including Sarbanes Oxley documentation and testing
  • Assist General Accounting Manager with special projects as needed

Qualifications & Skills


·  Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field preferred

·  1-3 years of accounting experience preferred

·  Experience with SAP required

·  Solid understanding of US GAAP, general accounting processes and internal controls required

·  Proficiency with Excel formulas and pivot tables required

·  Strong analytical and problem solving skills required




Additional PACCAR Website Information

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Additional Internal Information

The grade range is 22-23 depending on experience.

PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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.

Nearest Major Market: Columbus Mississippi

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