DON Fiar Financial Reporter

Employer
Grant Thornton
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Grant Thornton is seeking a Senior Associate to join its Financial Management Advisory and Assurance service line and take an active role in engagement execution, project management and key business development activities.Grant Thornton Public Sector helps executives and managers at all levels of government maximize their performance and efficiency in the face of ever tightening budgets and increased demand for services. We give clients creative, cost-effective solutions that enhance their acquisition, financial, human capital, information technology, data analytics, and performance management. For more information, visit grantthornton.com/publicsector.At Grant Thornton, our professional staff applies traditional, cutting-edge approaches and methods to a variety of analyses. As part of our team, the Senior Associate will utilize various methodologies and models to execute client projects.ESSENTIAL DUTIES:At the highest level, these individuals will be serving in a financial management advisory role to support the Client, support audit readiness activities, support audit remediation activities, and provide audit liaison support. Specifically, we are looking for two individuals to fill needs within the Financial Reporting (FR) workstreams. Workstream: Financial Reporting/SBR compilation. Compile data from the Client's core General Ledger Systems (STARS-FL, STARS-HCM, Navy ERP, SABRS). Synthesize and consolidate data so that it can be compiled into the prescribed format to generate the core financial statements. We are looking for individuals with Working Capital Fund (WCF) and General Fund (GF) experience and expertise. Meet or exceed targeted billing hours (utilization).Assist with business development activities, such as proposals, capture, account teams, whitepapers, conferences, and/or other thought leadership materials.2+ yrs of relevant experience in: Federal Financial Reporting, Financial Management, and Audit. DoD experience is preferred. Active secret clearance. CPA, CGFM, CDFM preferred .Sense of urgency and ability to thrive in a fast paced environment. Ability to effectively collaborate across teams. Strong presentation development, written & verbal communication skills.Experienced and familiar with the USGGL account structure and financial statement mappings (TFM crosswalks) 3 - 5 years.Have developed Federal financial statements (3 - 5 years). Experience analyzing USSGL accounts and various analytics related to financial statements, including tie points, variance analysis, etc. Comfortable working independently on select tasks. Federal financial statement experience with major Federal agency or extensive experience within the Federal financial management area with financial reporting. Preferable, their currently task is financial reporting/financial statement related. Knowledgeable about Treasury's Treasury Financial Manual (TFM) crosswalks and various account pronouncements.Bachelor's Degree required from an accredited college or university in a related field. Ability to obtain and maintain certain job-related certifications if no job-related advanced degrees.U.S. citizenship may be required. Ability to work in the United States indefinitely required.Travel may be required.Ability to work overtime required on occasion.Ability to sit in an office environment for long periods of time.Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally.Ability to obtain and maintain firm independence and abide by firm ethics requirements.Meet or exceed continuing professional education (CPE) requirements.Grant Thornton LLP is the US member firm of Grant Thornton International, one of the six global accounting, tax and business advisory organizations. Grant Thornton's Public Sector, based in Alexandria, VA, is a global management consulting business with the mission of providing responsive and innovative financial, performance management and systems solutions to governments and international organizations. Visit Grant Thornton's Public Sector at www.grantthornton.com/publicsector. It is Grant Thornton's policy to promote equal employment opportunities. All personnel decisions, including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits and termination, are made without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.