Manager - Accounting & Financial Reporting, Investigations, Government Contract Regulatory Complianc

Reston, VA
Oct 01, 2022
Oct 06, 2022
Accountant, Finance
Full Time
Job Summary/Company:

Sparks Group has teamed up with its client, a business management consulting company, and is searching for a motivated Manager. The ideal candidate will have prior cost accounting experience and will possess knowledge of government contract billing. The Manager will have strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC reporting. They will manage their execution and work directly with directors. If you're looking for an opportunity to advance in your career, apply now!


  • Prepare period closing reports, conduct account reconciliations and review transactions for accuracy
  • Create financial statements and evaluate data, resolve inaccuracies prior to creating statements
  • Manage general ledger accruals, account balances, and discover outstanding debts to check for delinquent accounts
  • Prepare forensic accounting and special investigations
  • Governance, risk, and control (GRC) services related to internal controls, internal audit, and business process reviews/improvements
  • Litigation support, including developing expert testimony and damages quantification
  • Assist with audit activities, providing the required documentation and materials to external auditors
  • Responsible for cash management, cost accounting and contract closeout for various projects
  • Asses staff performance and supervise operations to ensure quality results

Qualifications/Background Profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related fields
  • 5+ years' experience of Big 4 public accounting or government contract consulting
  • Licensed CPA in VA or MD
  • Ability to sell business, build relationships and leverage networks
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP and SEC reporting
  • Experience working with financial statements, GL reconciliation and government contracts
  • Strong technical skills using Microsoft Office applications, advanced Microsoft Excel proficiency required
  • Prior experience with Deltek Costpoint strongly desired


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Qualified candidates should send their resume AND call Sparks Group for additional details. Please note, resume must include a valid email address in order to be considered. We look forward to discussing your background, your current job search, and your potential career path with Sparks Group!

Sparks Group is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, pregnancy, citizenship, family status, genetic information, disability, or protect veteran status.

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