Penske Associate Auditor (PB) in Reading, Pennsylvania

Description:

Position Summary:

An Associate Auditor is an integral member of Penske’s Internal Audit Department. Entry level candidates in this growth oriented position will focus on learning basic internal audit concepts and developing a functional audit skillset. They will use learned knowledge and skills to effectively assist management and staff in carrying out PTL and PL audits, reviews, special projects and fraud investigations.

This exciting position is located at our Corporate offices in a country and suburban setting 7 miles South of Reading, PA. Our location is a convenient commute with ample free and easy parking.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Applies basic knowledge of accounting principles and audit standards to audit initiatives.

  • Uses basic understanding of financial accounting implications and uses good problem solving skills to analyze data.

  • Carries out audit initiatives with supervision.

  • Prepares working papers in accordance with Departmental standards.

  • Contributes to evaluation of audit findings and related recommendations to improve internal controls.

  • Contributes to discussions with management to report out on audit reports.

  • Completes projects with a good degree of accuracy, achieving audit scope and objectives.

  • Develops a desire to improve professional competency by keeping up to date on current trends and changes in the accounting and auditing professions.

  • Arranges work schedule as necessary to accomplish project tollgates.

  • Works well in a team setting and independently.

  • Sustains good working relationship with the co-sourced GenPact team.

  • Effectively uses technology tools and resources to perform individual job requirements and to improve productivity. Examples include ACL, AS400 Query, Access DB, Support Central, Savvion, etc.

  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance / Accounting required.

  • 0-2 years financial auditing experience preferred

  • Strong analytical and communication skills, and organizational skills required.

  • Basic understanding of Accounting Principle theory (GAAP) required.

  • Proficiency in the use of Internet, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and Powerpoint required. Microsoft Access experience a plus.

  • Works well in a team setting and independently.

  • Good communication (verbal and written) skills.

  • Effective organization skills; ability to multi-task.

  • Strong desire to learn and grow with the Company.

  • Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required

Physical Requirements:

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The associate must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the associate is regularly required to stand; walk; sit and talk or hear. The associate is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in United State is a joint venture among Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group and General Electric. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 200,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, transportation and warehousing management, and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.gopenske.com/ to learn more about the company and its products and services.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

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Work Locations: 100 Gundy Drive Reading, PA

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Reading

Job: Finance/Accounting

Req ID: 1610306