Staff Accountant

  • location: Springfield, VA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $27 - $35 per hour
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job description

Staff Accountant

job summary:
Looking for an accountant to be part of a 4-person accounting team reporting to the Controller. Under general supervision, this individual will be responsible for the timely and accurate processing of accounting and contract administration transactions. Additionally, they will oversee the day to day activities of financial statement reviews, compilations, agreed-upon procedures and special projects. While this position will be assigned core duties, they will be cross-trained in all accounting functions (Month Close, GL work, AP, AR) to enable the back-filling of duties when necessary. We are looking for an individual that has already been exposed to all facets of managerial accounting as well as working knowledge of financial matters associated with contract and task order operations, including analyzing and processing subcontractor invoices, preparing purchase requests associated with contract and task order requirements, and providing budgeting assistance and financial forecasting assistance. This individual should have strong multi-tasking and time management skills, with an entrepreneurial spirit. The individual should be diligent and detail-oriented

location: Springfield, Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $27 - 35 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Processing of contract documents into the accounting system.

Maintaining the project financials

Producing required bank reports

Producing, filing, maintain appropriate reports, business licenses, accounts, certifications, and socio-economic designations.

Assist with Billing, Accounts Payable, Timekeeping, Payroll, GL reconciliations

Respond to auditor and external stakeholder requests

Maintaining and Tracking Departmental Budgets

Other duties as assigned

Education: REQUIRED- Bachelors in accounting, finance, economics, or other similar business-related fields.

Desired Skills:

Small business experience (Under $30M)

JAMIS Accounting System-Preferred NOT REQUIRED

Exposure to all types of contract billing types (FFP, TM, CPFF)


US Citizen

Government contract accounting

Some local business travel required, so it will be necessary for the employee to own, or have access to an automobile.

4 years of Accounting experience.

**If you are interested in this position, please apply directly to posting**

skills: Journal Entries, AP
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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