Accounting Internship | Summer 2024 Job

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Date: Feb 4, 2024

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

Company: PACCAR

Company Information

PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company 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.

 

We’re investing in sustainability for the long haul. We are a purpose-led, values-driven company that believes the work we do today makes a difference tomorrow. Whether you are starting out your career or continuing to build upon one, PACCAR provides opportunities for both! Join a community of professionals that is helping build the best in industry products and services that keep our communities running! 

 

Kenworth Truck Company: Kenworth Truck Company is the manufacturer of The World’s Best® heavy and medium duty trucks. Kenworth is an industry leader in providing fuel-saving technology solutions that help increase fuel efficiency and reduce emissions. The company’s dedication to the green fleet includes aerodynamic trucks, compressed and liquefied natural gas trucks, and medium-duty diesel-electric hybrids.

 

Requisition Summary

Kenworth Division of PACCAR is looking for highly motivated Accounting Interns who are interested in gaining professional accounting experience in an industry-leading manufacturing company to join our 2024 Internship Program in Kirkland, WA. We are pleased you are seeking an internship with PACCAR and wish you the best of luck!

 

Internships include unique learning opportunities such as:

  • Learn first-hand from the industry’s top professionals
  • Work directly with Senior Managers and Controllers
  • Develop mentoring relationships with experienced accountants
  • Gain valuable hands-on experience

 

Internships are scheduled to begin in May or June 2024

Interns will either work at our Renton Campus or our Kirkland Campus

Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Assist in preparation of monthly management accounts, including reconciliation, journal entries, and reporting
  • Participate in Sarbanes-Oxley auditing, accounts payable, and accounts receivable processes
  • Provide financial analysis that supports company decisions
  • Participate in additional projects designed to make company operations more effective and efficient
  • Assist with Physical Inventory & Build Station audits
  • Participate in Special projects, as necessary.

Skills / Competencies

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Resourceful and a self-starter
  • Strong professionalism
  • Analytical and critical thinking
  • Sense of urgency

Education

Undergraduate or graduate degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, or other related fields.

Paccar Benefits

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

 

  • Competitive salary and 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings accounts (HSA)
  • EAP services: including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling, and more
  • Global Fortune 500 company with a wide array of growth, training, and development opportunities
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their field

Additional Job Board Information

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 internship positions is $25 an hour for undergraduate students and $30 an hour for graduate students. Additionally, this role is eligible for a range of benefit options listed above.

 

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.

 


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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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