Senior Financial Analyst (VA--211)

Employer
Kearney and Company
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
Kearney & Company provides financial services exclusively to the Federal Government, including auditing, consulting, and technology services. Our commitment to our employees and clients as well as to dedication and trust, critical values to our Firm, have led to Kearney's recognition as one of the leading accounting firms in the country. Based on our employees' feedback, we are consistently rated a Best Place to Work. Employment at Kearney means a flexible, collaborative, and open-minded work environment. We hope it is your "first easy decision." Learn more at www.kearneyco.com/careers.Kearney is currently seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to join our Alexandria, VA team. The Senior Financial Analyst will assist the client with making decisions on the data elements for inclusion in a government reporting schema based on government financial management policy related to the United States Standard General Ledger, Financial Statements, Awards and Grants. Other required skills and experience are as follows:Required Skills:Familiar with the definitions and application of the United States Standard General Ledger (USSGL) in transactions and reportingFamiliar with Federal Financial Statements, Federal Contracts and GrantsProficient in DATA Act legislation and requirementsUnderstanding of Federal financial, award and or grant data, including definitions, transactions, reconciliation and reporting requirements.Understanding of the DATA Act published data model and filesAble to facilitate group discussions or meetings,Able to quickly identify and quantify issues and provide appropriate solutionsAbility to communicate effectively through written and spoken words preparing accurate supporting documentation in various formatsRequired Experience:BA/BS degree from an accredited college/university in a business or financial field ( Business, Finance, Accounting, Accounting Information Systems, etc.)4 - 8 years of experience in financial statement preparation, audit readiness or financial management supportExcellent analytical skills, attention to details, and a high level of initiativeKnowledge of MS Office (specifically Access, Excel, and Outlook)Outstanding client service skills is requiredStrong oral and written communication skillsAbility to obtain a US secret level security clearance (requires US Citizenship)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 Please be advised that this contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of an application.