Federal Financial Auditor

Employer
Keystone Advisors
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 19, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Federal Financial Auditor - Federal Financial Auditor Keystone Advisors, LLC, is seeking Federal Financial Auditors for one of our valued clients. We provide highly competent financial advisors to leading Accounting and Auditing firms in the Washington, DC area. The Federal Financial Auditor will work with our client to: review, analyze and make recommendations for improvements in Financial accounting systems and controls in order to assist the client in preparing for future external audits. Evaluate operations, and application systems in a global environment with a goal of ensuring design and functioning of effective and efficient controls. Specific Skills: Support performance, compliance, financial, internal and quality assurance audits Ability to review and analyze accounting detail transactions for accuracy Monitor the posting, review, validation and reconciliation of accounting data with source documents and/or feeder systems Conduct analysis and prepare management control assessments Analyze weekly/monthly financial reports/statements Professional knowledge of accounting theories practices, methods, and techniques to accomplish independently a variety of assignments involving the analysis of financial data Ability to analyze and evaluate accounting and financial policies, systems, and proposed system changes. Ability to identify accounting needs not met by the prescribed system, recommend improvements in accounting and financial procedures or services, and submit systems change requests. Ability to develop, coordinate, and analyze accounting procedures to resolve operational problems. The ideal Federal Financial Auditor must meet the following requirements: Must Be A US Citizen Ideal candidates will be a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 1-6 years of accounting and/or audit experience in the federal environment (DOD/DLA preferred). Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business.or related field. Experience assisting with financial risk identification, reviewing and evaluating financial reports and accounting transactions processes including controls related to federal entities Experience in financial and systems controls/accounting and functional support services. FISMA experience is a plus. Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a US government security clearance. Ability to multitask and work both independently and on a team. Highly skilled in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, MS Project) Federal Financial Auditor - Federal Financial Auditor