Senior Financial Management Consultant

Employer
Guidehouse
Location
Annapolis Junction, MD
Posted
Nov 20, 2020
Closes
Dec 04, 2020
Ref
1466764853
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Overview Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse. Responsibilities Our Finance consultants help clients optimize all elements of their finance organization. This high performing team guides clients in effective overall financial management as well as corporate performance management. The Advisory Financial Management team possesses knowledge of core operating environments of finance functions for a wide range of companies - start-ups through large multi-international organizations. Individuals typically have experience with improving companies' transactional and decision support processes, enhancing underlying technologies, and refining organizational designs required to make each individual process more effective and operate in an efficient matter. Other core competencies include strong written and presentation skills as well as change management capabilities. Qualifications This role requires an ACTIVE TS/SCI clearance with Full Scope (FS) or Lifestyle polygraph. A Bachelor's degree is required for this position. Minimum Years of Experience: 2 Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree Degree(s) Preferred: Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration, Master's degree in Accounting Certification(s) Preferred : CPA, CGFM, CDFM Knowledge Preferred: Demonstrates knowledge of federal accounting and auditing standards and guidance in relation to: - Federal financial statement auditing - Internal controls - Audit liaison - Financial reporting - Financial business process reengineering - Data analytics Skills Preferred: Demonstrates abilities and success with analyzing detailed finance and accounting processes to identify control gaps and improvement opportunities, facilitating audit requests and planning and performing tests of controls and balances Demonstrates abilities and success with identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; preparing concise, accurate documents. Demonstrates abilities and success as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team, while meeting client expectations; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues. This role supports client work contractually requiring US Citizenship (and if necessary) and a TS/SCI Full Scope Polygraph level security clearance. Additional Requirements The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described. Disclaimer About Guidehouse Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation. Guidehouse will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco. If you have visited our website for information about employment opportunities, or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Guidehouse Recruiting at 1-571-633-1711 or via email at RecruitingAccommodation@guidehouse.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodation. Guidehouse does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Guidehouse and Guidehouse will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. Rewards and Benefits Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace. Benefits include: * Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance * Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays * Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance * 401(k) Retirement Plan * Basic Life & Supplemental Life * Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts * Short-Term & Long-Term Disability * Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities * Skills Development & Certifications * Employee Referral Program * Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outrea