Financial Audit Consultant

CGI Group, Inc.
Washington, DC
Jul 20, 2021
Jul 23, 2021
Audit and Tax
Full Time
Financial Audit Consultant Position Description CGI is seeking a financial management/accounting resource to support internal audit, financial statement audit, and financial statement preparation activities at a Government Agency. Candidate will join a team of financial management and accounting specialists that provide audit, accounting, and financial statements/reporting support for a large federal agency. Candidate will be responsible for providing quality and timely financial reporting, supporting internal and financial statements audit services, enhancing internal controls, and supporting the preparation of financial statements in compliance with federal accounting standards, OMB bulletins, Department policy, and other applicable guidance.Your future duties and responsibilities The individual will be involved in a variety of financial management, audit, and financial reporting tasks to meet the client objectives. This may include:A cents € cents Support planning, preparing and analyzing risk assessments; documenting corrective action plans.A cents € cents Assisting in the development of data quality test plans; planning and executing data quality reviews with key government stakeholders; analyzing data quality results; preparing summaries with recommendations.A cents € cents Documenting or updating key business process narratives.A cents € cents Support federal agency in utilizing the federal ERP and asset management systems in support of audit and financial reporting.A cents € cents Attend working sessions with key stakeholders to discuss risk assessments, corrective action plans, data quality results/analysis and other related discussions.A cents € cents Assist with development of data analytics tools; prepare ad hoc queries and reports for agency management/leadership team; maintain agency dashboards.A cents € cents Assist in financial statement audit preparation to include reviews of federal ERP and asset management system entries and supporting documents, records, and files as well as providing information and explanations to the financial statements and external auditors.A cents € cents Provide support in preparing, negotiating, and completing the Prepared by Client (PBC) list of requirements.A cents € cents Examine documentation and transactions for audit samples; review and validate data to identify inconsistencies or differences and propose corrective action.A cents € cents Provide financial statement preparation support for the annual financial statement audit and for quarterly and year-end reporting.A cents € cents Assist with preparing and review PBC items for submission to auditors.A cents € cents Review related NFRs and make recommendations for management review.Required qualifications to be successful in this roleA cents € cents Strong familiarity with the organizations, roles, and systems involved in the federal financial management, audit (internal and financial statements), and financial statements preparation and reporting processes.A cents € cents Demonstrated experience in audit (internal and financial statements), financial management, and financial statements preparation support at a large federal agency.A cents € cents Comfortable presenting to key client stakeholders.A cents € cents Demonstrated experience facilitating meetings, working sessions, and group presentations.A cents € cents Demonstrated analytic thinking skills.A cents € cents Demonstrated writing skills and prior experience developing agendas, minutes, presentations, and briefing materials. Desired:Related certifications such as CPA, CGFM, CICAA cents € cents Prior experience with MomentumA cents € cents Knowledge of SQLA cents € cents Security Clearance#CGIFederalJobsBuild your career with us.It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities. At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. 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