Director of Accounting

Employer
Telos Corporation
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Oct 26, 2021
Closes
Oct 28, 2021
Ref
166307250
Hours
Full Time
The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in information assurance, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and identity management. Be a part of the Telos culture and see what sets us apart! Telos offers an excellent compensation package with benefits that include generous paid time off, medical, dental, vision, tuition reimbursement, and 401k. Our employees enjoy more than just a great work environment! This position will be based in our HQ located in Ashburn, VA. We are seeking a Director of Accounting to join our expanding finance team. As our Director of Accounting, you will be responsible for the General Ledger Close, internal and external reporting, ensuring a strong internal control environment and managing the quarterly and annual audits. The position will play a key role in accelerating the close process, process improvement and automation. Responsibilities: * Direct the accounting team during the closing process to secure deadlines are met. * Manages general and cost accounting activities in performing all general ledger functions and keeps custody of accounting books, records and forms * Oversees preparation of internal accounting and financial reports for management and directors. * Implements process improvements to streamline reporting and improve team efficiency. * Advocate implementation and make certain adherence to accounting policies and procedures. * Confirm regular account reconciliation to completion. * Review of quarter and year-end workpapers, and primary contact for auditors. * Encourage to ensure a competent, trained staff through goal setting, regular assessment, and development. Job Requirements Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience (6 years). * CPA strongly preferred. * 8+ years in an operational or GL accounting role. * 4+ years' leadership experience in financial and/or operational accounting role. * Solid understanding of internal control methodology, practices, US GAAP. * Prior experience in public Accounting supporting publicly-traded clients. * Strong report writing and documentation of work papers. * 5-10% travel. * The successful candidate must meet eligibility requirements to access sensitive information, which requires US citizenship. Telos maintains a drug-free workplace and will conduct drug testing on all applicants who have accepted an offer of employment. Telos Corporation participates in the E-Verify program. Therefore, any employment with Telos will also be contingent upon confirmation from the Social Security Administration ("SSA") and/or the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS") of your authorization to work in the United States. Telos Corporation and its subsidiaries are committed to equal opportunity for all, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Telos Corporation will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you are interested in applying for an employment opportunity and feel you need a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the ADA, please contact us at 1-800-283-1911. If you require relay service assistance, please click on the following link to review information on your state's relay service: Telos Corporation is an EEO/AA employer. Job Type Full-Time Location Ashburn, VA 20147 US (Primary) Telos offers an excellent compensation packages including salary commensurate with experience and benefits to meet your needs for today and the future. Telos and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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