Senior Consultant

Employer
SDL Consulting
Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job Description Senior Consultant will be primarily responsible for carrying out duties involved in a complete ERP system implementation with a strong emphasis on accounting systems configuration. Additionally, they will be expected to maintain positive customer relationships after the initial implementation by providing experienced government contract consulting advice and services. Duties would include, but are not limited to: Analysis of existing processes and procedures Collecting and manipulating customer data Data output analysis and reporting Recommendations of process efficiencies Reviewing and understanding technical system requirements This individual will not only be expected to perform at a high level with regard to their technical abilities, but should have the necessary skills to help develop other staff that may be new to the firm or the government practice. Desired Skills & Experience Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor's or Masters degree in accounting and/or finance. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must. Experienced user of government contract accounting software (ie. JAMIS, GCS, Deltek, etc). Experience implementing government contract accounting systems mentioned above would be beneficial but not necessary. Candidate should have the ability to interact with clients, prospects, all levels of staff, and colleagues in a professional fashion. Experience working in the government consulting sector preferred. Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly MS Excel. Expertise with Pivot Tables, Vlookups, advanced formulas, and other data manipulation techniques a key requirement. Familiar with Government accounting standards. Basic familiarity with the FAR and CFR, would be beneficial but not mandatory. Ability to work independently to accomplish tasks and to ensure work products are delivered in a complete and timely manner. Company Description SDL Consulting is a woman-owned business, based in Fairfax, Virginia, that specializes in the implementation of complex financial systems in the government contracting space, with a targeted focus on JAMIS software with whom we are a Prime Partner. We have an open, collaborative, team-based approach to our projects, and are focused on results, customer service, and providing excellent value to our clients.