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Sales Application Project Manager Job

Date: Nov 9, 2021

Location: Kirkland, WA, US, 98033

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!


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. Kenworth is the first truck manufacturer to receive the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Excellence award in recognition of its environmentally friendly products.


Here's what you will do in this role:


Works with the product change process to integrate new content into the sales software by:

  • Interpreting and writing logic rules to support complex component configurations
  • Developing solutions to guide users through the truck configuration process
  • Acting as a liaison between Engineering, Marketing and ITD software developers
  • Certifying the outcome of the software developer enhancement efforts


Serves as the champion of the sales software user experience, providing on-going support by:

  • Providing support to Kenworth dealership users of the sales tool
  • Initiating process improvement opportunities to enhance the sales tool
  • Seeking technological solutions to organize, automate, and synchronize business needs
  • Recognizing the impact of software changes to the business
  • Training internal and external clients on the use of the sales tool
  • Creates technical documents to define enhancements to the sales tool


  • Provide leadership for sales tool technology development including project management for future strategic development
  • Manage sales tool release cycle including the coordination of testing and release implementation
  • Lead efforts to research and utilize new approaches to presenting Kenworth products in the sales tool


Qualifications & Skills

  • Bachelor's degree / MBA preferred
  • Detail oriented and strong analytical skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks concurrently
  • Exhibits diligence and perseverance to achieve the objective
  • Strong product knowledge - truck models, option offerings, component installations
  • Well versed on PC applications - SQL, Access, Excel, Word
  • Familiarity with computer mainframe/internal systems - OPS, COPICS, OMS, OAR/TOA, PCMS, SharePoint, ReportWeb
  • Effective communication skills with other individuals inside and outside of Kenworth


Why work for PACCAR/Kenworth?

  • Global Fortune 500 Company with a wide array of growth and development opportunities.
  • Work alongside experienced goal-oriented colleagues recognized as experts in their fields.
  • Support and/or design the commercial vehicles of the future with a focus on emerging technologies such as electric and autonomous trucks
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance plans for you and your family.
  • Paid Time Off – vacation, paid holidays and sick leave.
  • 401k with 100% company match, AND a company paid pension plan after 5 years.
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education – eligible after 1 year of service.



Additional Job Board Information

PACCAR promotes equal employment opportunities by implementing policies and practices that ensure employees and applicants are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or other legally protected status. This applies to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, termination, rates of pay, and other conditions of employment.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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