Accountant II with Security Clearance
Description Who Are We? QinetiQ Inc. is a leading innovator with over 25 years of experience rapidly developing advanced C5ISR sensor solutions and is a renowned world leader in robotics and autonomy. The combined QinetiQ US business unit brings capabilities across the full lifecycle of technology development from applied research and development to rapid prototyping, testing, fielding, and sustainment. Our expertise with unmanned platforms, broad sensing modalities, and cross-domain interoperability ensures that we deliver integrated solutions for Warfighter dominance in all phases of combat. We are a world-class team of professionals who deliver next generation technology and products in robotic and autonomous platforms and systems, ground systems, soldier systems, maritime systems, airborne sensors and payloads, processing and exploitation capabilities, and integrated C2 solutions. Much of our work contributes to innovative research in elds such as sensor science, signal processing, data fusion, articial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and augmented reality (AR). Our customers are always our number one priority and we consistently deliver Mission-Led Innovation to empower and protect our Defense and Security forces in the US and abroad. Your Contribution to Our Mission: The Accountant will join a fast paced accounting team at our Lorton, VA office, providing support in the following areas: * Collecting timesheet data and payroll information. * Entering data into payroll and administrative databases and software programs. * Calculating wages, benefits, tax deductions, commissions, etc. * Preparing and processing paychecks and cash deposits. * Maintaining accurate records of payroll documentation and transactions. * Preparing and posting labor distribution. * Responding to payroll-related inquiries and resolving concerns. * Performing account balance and payroll reconciliations. * Preparing financial reports for accounting and auditing purposes. * Preparing periodic payroll reports for review by management. To Land This Job, You Need: * Degree in accounting, business, or a related field preferred. * Experience working in payroll or a similar role. * Working knowledge of basic accounting principles and payroll practices. * Experience working with accounting and payroll software. * Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. * Strong organizational and time management skills. * High numerical aptitude. * Detail-oriented. Job Type: Full Time Why QinetiQ Inc.? * Your work will contribute to the protection of American Warfighters and Security Forces. * Opportunity to work with cutting edge technology. * Extensive opportunities for continuous learning, professional growth and advancement. * We only hire the best! No matter if you are entry or senior level, you will have the opportunity learn from some of the best in the industry. * We have fun! We regularly have company events, from luncheons and costume contests to golf tournaments. * We care about YOU and YOUR FAMILY. We offer competitive benefits and health insurance options. No One Has Time for Long Job Applications! We completely understand. That is why we have made the application process easy. We promise. This will be simple. Accessibility/Accommodation: If because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to or call (540) - Opt 4 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. QinetiQ Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.