Senior Accountant - Reading, PA
The Penske Senior Accountant position has responsibility for supporting the account reconciliation process in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and internal accounting policy. The successful candidate will be responsible to provide expertise and accounting support across the Penske Finance organization.
-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
-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
-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 and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 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 Reading, Pa., 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 www.gopenske.com to learn more about the company and its products and services.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Desired Skills and Expertise
2 - 5 years
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