Chief Accountant

Employer
Dynamic Analytics & Test
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Nov 18, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
717652098
Hours
Full Time
*Roles and Responsibilities: *Participate in and contribute to DA&T Business Management and Operations through standing routines and event driven workflows. Specific Roles, Responsibilities and Core Duties include:* Develop and Maintain DA&T Annual Company Wide Budget* Develop and Submit DA&T Incurred Cost Proposal to DCAA* Support development and submission of pricing for DA&T proposals* Support End of Year and Quarterly Tax planning* Perform Daily, Weekly, Semi-Monthly, and Monthly cash management workflows (including placement/movement of funds in various trusts).* Reconcile Purchasing with Company Operating Budget* Maintains organized set of detailed records and files to document financial transactions.* Resolves complex accounting issues or assists other Authority personnel in resolving financial issues.* Reviews general ledger on a monthly basis to ensure accuracy of posting.* Produces financial reports involving the Authority's trust accounts for monthly board meetings.* Coordinates monthly, quarterly, and annual closing activities.* Produces, monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements and ad hoc financial reports.* Makes and implements recommendations to improve accounting processes and procedures.* Performs other duties as assigned or required.* Daily Bookkeeping workflows* Participate and Contribute to Standing Weekly Business Mgmt and Business Operations working meetings* Generate weekly cash forecasting and planning reports* Produce and monitor project, and indirect expense budgets.* Accrual preparation* Follow-up on collections for delinquent accounts* Contribute to semi-monthly workflows including:* Processing Invoices* Processing Payroll* Updating Cash and Accrual Tracking and Projection Reports* Provide Monthly Financial Reports to Company Executives* Reconcile Monthly Planned vs Actual with Quarterly Goals* Support Development of Quarterly Shareholder and Stakeholder Financials report* Reconcile Quarterly Planned vs Actual with Annual Goals* Written and verbal reports for Company Management.Basic Qualifications:* Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and GovernmentalAccounting Standards (GASB).* Experience with governmental/non-profit accounting principles and procedures.* Small business experience - Minimum 3 years* Ability to analyze financial data and to prepare accurate reports in a timely fashion.* Demonstrated ability to develop and establish financial policies and procedures.* Ability to work independently, with little supervision.* Working knowledge of Quickbooks* Knowledge of operating and capital budget concepts.* Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent work experience (minimum 5 years; 3 years specialized); with minimum 3 years relevant experience.* Must be proactive and results oriented with a positive attitude.* Must demonstrate effective people skills and be an excellent verbal and written communicator.* Must have a working knowledge of cost accounting standards (CAS) and FAR contract compliance* Security Clearance: US citizenship required. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.Desired Qualifications:* CPA* Government or Defense Contracting experience - Minimum 5 years* Certifications in Planning, Scheduling, or Auditing (CMAA, AACE, PMI)* Advanced skills in Quickbooks, MS Excel, proficiency in MS Office Suite and Access.* Recent working knowledge of Jounryx timekeeping systemCurrent Position Description* Participate in and contribute to DA&T company and DA&T customer activities as assigned and published through DA&T staff allocation processes* Cost Accounting* Transaction Processing* Record Keeping* Tax Preparation* Financial Statements* Financial Analysis* Budgeting* Auditing* Control Systems* Fixed Assets* Policies and Procedures* Budgeting* Auditing* Other duties as assignedJob Types: Part-time, ContractPay: $100.00 - $135.00 per hourBenefits:* Dental insurance* Flexible schedule* Health insurance* Vision insurance* Work from homeSchedule:* Monday to FridayExperience:* GAAP: 1 year (Preferred)License/Certification:* CPA (Preferred)Work Location: Hybrid remote in Arlington, VA 22209