PennyMac Accountant in Westlake Village, California

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Corporate Accounting


Westlake Village



Job Description

The Accountant will assist the Accounting Manager with daily accounting functions. In this role, the Accountant will prepare daily and monthly journal entries and reconciliations. The

Accountant will assist the Accounts Payable team, as necessary, and perform ad hoc requests as required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • General ledger accounting

  • Process daily cash entries

  • Reconcile balance sheet cash accounts

  • Ad hoc management reporting as needed

  • Assist the A/P Team in Vendor Setup and researching vendor invoices, as necessary.

  • Oversee filing of cash entries

  • Perform callbacks on daily and month-end journal entries

  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned

  • Demonstrate behaviors which are aligned with the organization’s desired culture and values

Preferred Qualifications

Skills & Abilities:

  • Accounting software knowledge (Microsoft Dynamics-GP preferred);

  • Mortgage industry experience a plus;

  • Flexibility to work additional hours as needed during peak business period

  • Must be highly proficient in Excel and Word

  • Must be a team player with strong attention to detail and able to work independently

  • Proven track record at delivering timely and accurate information in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent critical thinking, problem solving, mathematical skills and sound judgment

  • Financial Services and, if possible, mortgage industry experience preferred

  • Strong business acumen and ability to interface with executive management