General Accounting Manager Job

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Date: Nov 16, 2023

Location: Renton, WA, US, 98055

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary

Responsible for managing general accounting functions and conducting a wide scope of operational and financial related responsibilities. This position will manage a staff of 5, and activities associated with general accounting financial reporting to ensure control, accuracy, and integrity. Additionally, this position will perform and/or assist with internal control reviews and Sarbanes-Oxley documentation. The position will report to the Director of General Accounting.


Job Functions / Responsibilities

  • Manages General Accounting responsibilities, ensuring that Corporate, Division and local policies, procedures and internal controls are effective and operating.
  • Directs the preparation of timely, accurate and meaningful financial information for month-end close within Corporate deadlines. This includes US, Canada and Mexico consolidated financial information.
  • Ensures appropriate account balances through reconciliations and analysis.
  • Ensures statutory reports are consolidated in a timely manner.
  • Recruits and develops a well-qualified staff. Ensures staff members are properly trained for their positions.
  • Maintains effective communication as a member of the management team.
  • Prepare monthly Non-Parts revenue and cost forecast and resolves variance between forecast and actual results.
  • Recommends and implements enhancements that improve productivity, internal control and cost reduction.
  • Participate in the month-end closing process including journal entries, financial statement reviews and Corporate reporting requirements.
  • Prepare and/or review account reconciliations for accuracy and completeness in a timely manner.
  • Understand the relationship of operational and financial systems and develops reports in SAP, BFC, Excel, Access and SQL.
  • Perform SOX testing as assigned.
  • Support internal control reviews and external audit requests.
  • Perform other duties and accounting functions as assigned.



  • BS / BA in Accounting or Finance
  • Master's Degree or CPA strongly preferred, but not required
  • 8+ years of related experience, including supervisory experience preferred. 
  • Excellent analytical capabilities and attention to detail with a “big picture” focus   
  • Strong organizational skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects
  • Outstanding written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, meet deadlines and self-motivated
  • Understanding of US GAAP
  • SAP experience preferred
  • Requires strong PC skills with Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint
  • Must be able to travel periodically within the US and internationally



  • Act with Integrity
  • Demonstrate Adaptability
  • Drive for Results
  • Influence Others
  • Lead Innovation and Quality Initiatives
  • Manage Execution
  • Use Sound Judgment / Business Acumen


Additional Job Board Information


PACCAR Benefits:

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

  • 401k with up to a 5% company match
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • 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
  • Tuition reimbursement for continued education
  • Medical, dental, and vision plans for you and your family
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA) and health savings account (HSA)
  • Paid short-and long-term disability programs
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more


Salary Range: 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 our General Accounting Manager position is $102,700 - $160,700 annually. This position is also eligible for a holiday gift and offers relocation assistance benefits. Additionally, this role is eligible for the full range of benefit options listed above.


Additional Information:

  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
  • PACCAR Parts is an E-Verify Employer
  • 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.


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 over1,000,000 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.


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 premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates 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!

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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