External Reporting and Technical Accounting Senior Manager

Employer
Vencore
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Overview: Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities: As Manager you will work with the accounting team to provide guidance on the accounting treatment and structure for significant transactions (including new standards and acquisitions), as well as develop and implement accounting policies and internal controls as part of the Corporate Controller's organization. This role will work closely with all functions across the organization including Finance, business operations and FP&A. Responsibilities include: 1. Monitor and lead the implementation of new accounting standards and pronouncements ? including the newly released revenue recognition and lease standards; 2. Research and document conclusions related to technical accounting inquires, including review of contracts; 3. Manages the application of accounting principles to analyze financial information and prepare Consolidated financial reports (to include disclosures) in accordance with GAAP and SEC (Knowledge of and experience with SEC reporting is required); 4. Develop and implement company-wide accounting policies; 5. Prepare technical accounting memos to support accounting positions for transactions; 6. Reviews the transactions, account reconciliations and reports prepared by subordinates for accuracy, completeness and adherence to GAAP, company policies and management guidance; 7. Promote consistency in the treatment of accounting transactions across the company; 8. Evaluates, develops, implements and monitors appropriate control procedures which safeguard the Company's assets and assures compliance with Corporate policies; 9. Provides support to internal and external audits; 10. Maintains effective internal controls for all assigned responsibilities; 11. Responsible for ensuring compliance with the requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the related regulatory and professional standards. Qualifications: Requires BA/BS with 10 years of experience with at least 4 years of management level responsibility. Incumbent has specialized knowledge in at least one area of expertise and a general knowledge in 1-2 other areas. Technical Accounting, SEC reporting, accounting degree from an accredited college; 5-8 years professional experience in accounting and reporting positions; Certified Public Accountant accreditation; Big 4 or regional public accounting audit experience; strong written and verbal skills; and high degree of computer skills, especially with Microsoft Excel and Word. Desired Skills: Government contracting experience; experience with a business during a period of significant growth. Options: Posted by StartWire