Staff Accountant/ Financial Analyst
Aptive is seeking a diligent Staff Accountant/Financial Analyst to join our accounting and finance department. This full-time, associate-level position is in Alexandria, VA. (Please note that this is currently a contingent position based on contract award).MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS. 0-3 years of accounting experience. Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance required. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Working knowledge of GAAP. Strong numeracy and analytical skills. Efficient problem-solving and time management skills. Highly organized and detail oriented.JOB DUTIES. Support time and expense entry and approval process. Support maintenance of financial reports, records, and general ledger accounts. Prepare journal entries, analyses, and account reconciliations and assisting with monthly close processes. Contribute to the development and review of annual operating budgets and performance projections. Maintain documentation for accounts payable, billing and revenue recognition, purchasing, and treasury and conducting internal audits. Perform monthly balance sheet reconciliations. Respond to information requests, reviewing financial statements, and assisting with audits. Serve as a financial advisor to VP's/Directors/PM's to ensure projects within portfolio are on track for optimal financial success by engaging in financial reviews and writing financial reports. Ensure compliance with GAAP and DCAA.DESIRED SKILLS. CPA preferred. Prior experience with Unanet. Prior experience with a government contractor.ABOUT APTIVE. Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services and business transformation. Our employees receive competitive compensation, along with company-paid health care and short-term disability plans. We also offer a 401K plan with company match, paid time off, flexible savings accounts, commuter benefits and company-sponsored professional education opportunities. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability or any other protected class. Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.