Costpoint Accountant

Latitude, Inc.
Columbia, MD
Sep 26, 2021
Sep 29, 2021
Full Time
Job Description Job Type: Full-time Pay: $75,000.00 - $85,000.00 per year We are a small defense contractor, seeking a highly motivated Cost Point Accountant with a broad skill set for our Columbia, MD office. The Accountant will have a hands-on approach and will be proactive and skilled at identifying opportunities to use technology to automate accounting processes and controls along with the communication skills to collaborate with multiple stakeholders through a period of rapid growth. This individual will have demonstrated in past roles the ability to fully understand and utilize Deltek to drive day to day operations utilizing GAAP principals. Job Description: Facilitate month end close and perform AR and AP activities Seek solutions for accounting problems before presenting issues Assist with external audit requests, including quarterly reviews and the year-end audit Actively engage with our Controller by providing general ledger detail and analysis for financial performance Sound understanding of US GAAP accounting theory and month end close procedures Experience with Deltek systems, financial reporting and driving process change Play a key role in the month-end close process by reviewing journal entries and reconciliations Review balance sheet and income statement variances and prepare detailed analyses explaining the monthly and quarterly fluctuations Proficient in MS office software, specifically intermediate to advanced Excel skills Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to multitask and prioritize to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment Detail oriented with a strong commitment to preparing accurate work Proactive and self-motivated to work independently to achieve both individual and team goal(s) Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving and results Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics or similar field 3 years accounting/finance experience Experienced with Deltek Costpoint 7 or higher Powered by JazzHR NIAShwC5cK