Assistant Controller

Employer
Bowman Consulting Group
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jul 21, 2021
Closes
Jul 23, 2021
Ref
2128262595
Function
Accountant, IT
Hours
Full Time
Success doesnt just happen. Its the result of thoughtful planning and focused action. At Bowman , we work with intention to deliver outstanding project results, build long-lasting relationships and grow our organization to serve a constantly changing marketplace.Our people define our business success and we compensate accordingly. We also offer award-winning training programs and feature a truly innovative corporate culture.We have an opportunity for a highly motivated and seasoned professional to join our corporate accounting team as an Assistant Controller at our corporate office in Reston, Virginia . The Assistant Controller is responsible for ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of accounting transactions while conforming to the processes and procedures of the applicable accounting principles. The role will report directly to the Corporate Controller and manage a team of five accounting professionals.Primary Duties and Responsibilities include the following:Oversee the activities of the corporate accounting department for the accurate and timely dissemination of financial management reports including, but not limited to, internal monthly financial statements and annual auditsOversees the activities of the disbursement department, ensuring the accurate and timely processing of accounts payable and employee expense reportsManage daily reconciliation of cash operating accounts and preparing daily cash reports for executivesWorks with external auditors during reviews and audits to manage accounting staff and compliance with all qualified requests in a timely mannerAssist with financial audit preparation including quarterly reviews, annual financial statement audit, bank audits, 401(k) audit and other audits as requiredDevelop and analyze internal monthly financial statements and year-end audited financial statementsAssist with quarterly financial statement reporting as requiredResearch and apply technical accounting to ensure GAAP compliance for unique accounting transactionsIdentify, research and resolve corporate accounting, auditing and operational issuesAssist with the development, implementation of and monitoring adherence to company accounting policies and proceduresIdentify and implement opportunities for process improvementDevelop, manage, recognize and reward a motivated team of accountants and accounts payable specialistsAssist Controller with special projects to facilitate the effective functioning of the Accounting DepartmentPosition Requirements:Bachelors degree in Accounting requiredCPA strongly preferredMinimum of three years of management experience, to include managing the month-end closeAccounts Payable full cycle exposureMinimum of five years of corporate accounting experiencePrevious experience in public accounting and compliance strongly preferredPrior professional services and percentage completion accounting experienceThorough knowledge of GAAPExcellent organization and communication skillsIntermediate to Advanced Excel skills preferredKnowledge of Deltek Vision preferredPrevious experience with mergers and acquisitions is a plusNote: The position description is intended as a summary only of key duties. Other related duties may be assigned as appropriate.For immediate consideration, please apply now and include cover letter with salary requirements.At Bowman , we believe in creating opportunities for aspiring people to thrive and achieve ambitious goals. Thats why a career at Bowman is more than a job. It is an opportunity to be part of a diverse and engaged community of professionals, to be treated as a respected and valued member of a motivated team and to be empowered to do exceptional work that advances the best interest of everyone involved. We recognize the importance of creating a work environment that is both rewarding to our employees and supportive of our unwavering commitment to provide unparalleled service to our clients.Founded in 1995, Bowman is a multi-disciplinary professional services firm offering a broad range of energy, infrastructure, real estate, and environmental management solutions to customers who own, develop, and maintain the built environment. Bowmans staff of technical experts have earned a reputation for delivering timely and economical solutions to virtually every type of project challenge. We command comprehensive and up-to-date knowledge of local, state and federal regulations and are highly efficient at obtaining the necessary entitlements, wherever our clients are building. By helping to define solutions and expedite processes throughout construction, we keep projects moving to successful completion.Bowman is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.Bowman does not sponsor any visa applications for this position. The successful candidate must be able to provide evidence of identity and legal authorization to work in the United States.

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