Senior Accountant/Finance Manager

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Rockville, MD
Aug 09, 2022
Aug 16, 2022
Full Time
Description We might have your ideal Senior Accountant/Finance Manager job within a Government Contractor, if you have with a knack for establishing and regulating an organization's accounting and finance procedures. Would you like to feel appreciated in your day-to-day work and be rewarded for your efforts? This Senior Accountant/Finance Manager role's duties will require taking charge of daily operations, such as preparing and/or reviewing appropriate ledger entries and reconciliations, maintaining the general ledger system, preparing monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, assisting with regulatory reporting as applicable, and related duties. This position is a permanent employment opportunity, based in the Rockville, Maryland area that reports to the owner and is responsible for all the accounting (sole person doing accounting for this Government Contractor). What you get to do every day+ Create and review P& L and balance sheet- monthly and year end, and analyze period over period variances and provide explanations+ Prepare Financial Statements for internal purposes and the outside auditors+ Point person for the outside auditors+ Review and update accounting policy and procedure to improve financial transaction process and maintain internal controls and separation of duties+ Support the reporting requirements to the government and federal regulators as required+ Provide guidance on accounting transactions recording process to internal and external team members+ Reconcile bank, credit card and loan accounts+ Input and pay invoices + Manage accounts receivable activity, including processing payments received through a variety of channels+ Review timesheet posting, labor distributions and payroll submission prepared by Payroll+ Review bookkeeping entries and payroll reports+ Process expense and travel reports+ Document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls+ Modeling support for bids and proposalsThe ideal candidate for this Senior Accountant/Finance Manager role will have 3+ years of government contract accounting experience, full knowledge of the various contracts (T& M, FP, CP), understanding for FAR/CAS and DCAA, CPA+ and the ability to do all things accounting from invoicing to financial statement preparation. To apply to this Senior Accountant/Finance Manager role please do so through this posting or reach out to Caren Bromberg Bach on LinkedIn or call Caren Bach at 301.965.9035. Requirements - Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or equivalent degree and/or experience- Demonstrated technology and analytical abilities- Working knowledge of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems is valuable- CPA or MBA preferred- Practical knowledge of financial statement preparation- Quality experience with account reconciliation- Well-founded grasp of month end closings- Foundational knowledge in Cpff- Government contracts experience- General familiarity with general ledger- Contract Closeout experience highly desired- Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) experience- Wide ranging experience with Balance Sheet Reconciliation- Knowledge of DCAA- Earlier work involving QuickBooks- Good understanding of CPA- Proven knowledge of Federal Government Contracts- Ability to simplify complex problems and build solutions- Strong verbal and written communication skills with a customer service mindset- 3+ years of recent relevant financial experience Robert Half is the world's first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity - even on the go. Download the Robert Half app ( and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.5461. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. (C) 2022 Robert Half. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ( .

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