PACCAR Inc. Senior General Accountant Job in Algona, Washington

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 Dynacraft, a PACCAR Company, is headquartered in Algona, WA. Dynacraft performs assembly, light manufacturing and distribution for PACCAR truck plants and the aftermarket. For more than forty years, Dynacraft has provided high quality components, subassemblies and specialized services. Dynacraft's manufacturing facilities are located in Algona, WA, Louisville, KY, and Plano, TX. Requisition Summary We are seeking a highly motivated professional with strong critical thinking skills. The team member will utilize his/her skill sets to identify process improvements, perform variance analysis and implement best practices as a part of a collaborative team. The successful candidate will work directly with the division leadership as well as department managers. Job Functions / Responsibilities - Directly partner with plant operations by providing accounting analysis, answering management inquiries and accounting guidance - Perform financial and variance analysis on overhead expenses, including budgeting and forecasting - Actively involved in various month-end financial close processes, including journal entries and general ledger account reconciliations. - Participate and assist in internal control and Sarbanes-Oxley reviews - Provide backup support for Payroll and Fixed Assets, including budget to actual analysis. - Responsible for Accounts Receivable including cash application, intercompany balancing, required research and providing support to PACCAR Divisions and auditors - Work directly with Dynacraft customers to maintain positive relationships. - Participate in month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing activities as assigned. - Lead team oriented projects to identify opportunities for efficiency improvements. - Perform system access reviews. - Ad Hoc projects and analysis as assigned. Qualifications & Skills - Excellent analytical and technical accounting skills. - 5+ years of recent, relevant experience including SOX experience. - Attention to detail with a 'big picture' focus. - Excellent verbal and written communication skills. - Strong organizational, time management, research and problem solving skills. - Desire to develop leadership and technical skills; pursue advancement opportunities within the company. - SAP experience a plus Education - Bachelor's degree in Accounting required. - CPA or CPA eligible de