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General Accountant Job

Date: Jan 4, 2021

Location: Renton, WA, 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 designs and manufactures advanced diesel engines and also provides customized financial services, information technology and 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!

Division Information

PACCAR Parts is the global provider of aftermarket parts and services to support Kenworth, Peterbilt, DAF and TRP dealers around the world.  This includes 18 distribution centers globally that support 2,200 dealerships and over 1,000,000 customers.  Aftermarket support includes world class customer centers that deliver industry leading uptime in conjunction with our outstanding supply chain that delivers record levels of inventory availability for dealers and customers. 

Requisition Summary

This entry-level General Accountant will process SAP system payroll for Distribution Center employees, coordinate the Division’s incentive compensation program, assist with monthly financial results, forecast, and inter-company/division cross-charges. This position will also provide administrative support for the purchase order system (Company Store), Visa Corporate credit cards, and for the Division and Worldwide Controllers.

This position will report to the Manager of Financial Analysis.


Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Process payroll for hourly employees in US parts distribution centers
  • Process incoming Inter-company/division transactions
  • Coordinate and prepare support for the Executive Incentive Compensation program
  • Develop and publish monthly financial results reporting and presentations
  • Assist with forecast preparation
  • Process inter-company/division transactions
  • Prepare monthly account reconciliations and record journal entries
  • Participate in internal control reviews including Sarbanes Oxley (SOX)
  • Administrative support for Division and Worldwide Controllers, Corporate credit card program, and purchase order system

Skills / Competencies

  • BA/BS In Accounting (or Finance) required
  • 0-2 years related work experience desired 



  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and take initiative to produce results
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word (Access is a plus)
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work as part of a team

Additional Job Board Information

  • PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer.
  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
  • PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions and increases employee engagement.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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