Manager of Accounting

Location
Bethesda, Maryland
Posted
Mar 07, 2017
Closes
Apr 11, 2017
Function
Accountant, Finance
Industry
Other, Utilities
Hours
Full Time
  • Preparation of the management company’s month end closing process.
  • Ensures that project accounting reports reconcile with the general ledger on an accrual and cash basis.
  • Assist in the internal audit function over the project accounting system to ensure that all commitments are properly authorized and captured timely.
  • Prepare supporting documentation during monthly closing process.
  • Assist with implementation of new accounting processes and strategies within the corporate and plant accounting functions.
  • Prepare consolidated financial statements including foreign translation allowances.
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  • Prepare and review schedules requested by external auditors.
  • Technical accounting research.
  • Support operational analysis.
  • Training and development of all levels of accounting staff.
  • Other tasks as assigned.

Note: There could be up to 25% travel to project entities.

Qualifications

  • B.A./B.S. in Accounting or Finance required. MBA preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of professional work experience required.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of public accounting experience preferred.
  • CPA strongly preferred.
  • Strong financial reporting and accounting skills, and understanding of foreign currencies
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, particularly in working with international personnel
  • Recent experience with Microsoft Dynamics
  • Expert knowledge of Excel, Word and accounting systems is required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cooperatively with all levels of staff.
  • Strong analytical abilities, organized with attention to detail.
  • Motivated self-starter.  Comfortable working in unstructured environment.