Penske Senior Accountant in Reading, Pennsylvania

Description:

Position Summary:

The Penske Senior Accountant position has responsibility for reviewing financial statements, journal entries, complete variance reporting, and identify cost recovery/process improvement opportunities. The successful candidate will be responsible to provide expertise and accounting support to our field locations throughout the United Sates.

Major Responsibilities:

-Maintains financial records and financial statements and prepares various monthly consolidated financial reports and analysis.

-Investigates material, sometimes complex, for various balance sheet fluctuations, and document differences for management.

-Prepare process measures to monitor sources that feed general ledger. Work with global teams.

-Reconcile sub-system to general ledger to provide support for balance sheet accounts

-Prepare financial analysis to support financial position of Penske

-Assist the supervisors in monthly preparation, review, and sign-off of balance sheet

-Work with global teams

-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

-At least 3 years experience in the field of accounting required

-High school diploma or equivalent required

-Bachelor's degree in Accounting, CPA preferred

-Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and Powerpoint required

-Experience with AS400 and/or Savvion preferred

-Strong communication skills required

-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 and mental 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 will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

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

Penske Truck Leasing Co., L.P., headquartered in Reading, Pennsylvania, is a partnership of Penske Corporation, Penske Automotive Group, General Electric Capital Corporation and Mitsui & Co., Ltd. A leading global transportation services provider, Penske operates more than 216,000 vehicles and serves customers from more than 1,000 locations in North America, South America, Europe, Australia, and Asia. Product lines include full-service truck leasing, contract maintenance, commercial and consumer truck rentals, used truck sales, transportation and warehousing management and supply chain management solutions. Visit http://www.GoPenske.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 100 Gundy Drive Reading, PA

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Reading

Job: Finance/Accounting

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Finance/Accounting

Req ID: 1609193