Accounting Manager

Creative Financial Staffing
Arlington, VA
Nov 18, 2020
Nov 24, 2020
Full Time
Accounting Manager About the Company Our client is a leading government contractor located in Arlington, VA. They are seeking an Accounting Manager. The firm boasts a team-oriented culture and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform. Salary: $130K - $140K This is a well managed government contractor that has enjoyed a steady history of growth due to this organization having a very successful leadership team that has been working together for many years. Because this company is well managed financially, this organization can offer their employees true long term job stability. This is a new position created due to continued growth reporting to their Controller. Position: This company provides their employees with very good benefits including paid parking or metro expenses. This is a high visibility role with responsibility for managing general accounting functions such as AR, AP, general ledger, payroll and taxes. This person will also be instrumental in financial statement preparation and reporting. For the time being this position is remote. We are looking for an Accounting Manager who combines a solid background in accounting and strong organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines. You should be detail-oriented and have sound judgment and strong reasoning skills, as well as good analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment. Specific requirements for the Accounting Manager include: Specific preferred experience: This position requires a candidate to have a business degree who has at the minimum 6-8 years of progressively responsible government contracting full cycle accounting operations experience that supports the closing process. TE module experience is also a plus. Will be involved with all month end, quarter end and year end closing activities including posting journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations and corporate expense allocations. Candidates who are CPAs are preferred. Keywords: accounting, accounting manager, financial management, CPA, finance, financial analysis Job Requirements: EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE ROLE: BS in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent business experience Minimum of 5 years related business experience Solid understanding of accounting processes and procedures Costpoint a plus Keywords: accounting, accountant, senior accountant, operations, finance, financial analysis