Job Description Job Description: Kearney & Company is currently seeking an Accounting Associate to join our Alexandria, VA team. The Accounting Associate position will be responsible for performing procedures such as document gathering, data analysis, and assisting with preparation of deliverables as assigned under the supervision of their Manager. Required Skills: Demonstrate professionalism and competence in the client's environment Foster an efficient, innovative, and team-oriented work environment Execute the day-to-day accounting and audit activities of the engagement and conduct fieldwork daily Gather audit related data Demonstrate awareness and knowledge of Federal Government's financial and management responsibilities Assists in drafting and preparing project deliverables Utilize technology to share knowledge with team members, develop skills, and continually learn Must be a self-starter, self-motivated, and results-oriented Ability to demonstrate an understanding of accounting and auditing concepts and apply them to client situations Excellent verbal and written communication skills Required Experience: BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in Accounting or Business Administration with a major in Accounting 0-3 years of Accounting and Auditing Experience 150 credit hours that are required to be CPA eligible preferred CPA highly desirable Awareness and knowledge of Federal Government's financial and management responsibilities preferred Ability to obtain a security clearance (US citizenship required) Kearney & Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other classification protected by law. If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, regarding accessibility of our website, a modification or adjustment of the job application or interview process due to a disability, please call 703-236-2391 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be advised that this contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of an application. Company Description Founded in 1985, Kearney is the premier CPA firm focused exclusively on the Federal Government, providing services across the financial management spectrum. Kearney has helped the Federal Government improve its financial operations overall effectiveness and efficiency; increase its level of accountability and compliance with laws, regulations, and guidance; and protect its funds from fraud, waste, and abuse. We understand the Federal Governments need for efficiency and transparency.