Senior Accountant

  • location: Fairfax, VA
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $70,000 - $80,000 per year
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Senior Accountant

job summary:
Our client in Virginia is seeking a full-time Senior Accountant to provide accounting services for small government contractors and to provide other accounting support as needed for other firm clients. This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team with great benefits!

 
location: Fairfax, Virginia
job type: Permanent
salary: $70,000 - 80,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Review of contracts, prepare contract brief, prepare contract billings per contract
  • Review of subcontracts, prepare subcontract brief, review and reconcile subcontract billings to subcontract and contract
  • Calculate indirect rates - set up of intermediary and final cost pools
  • Assist clients with preparation of incurred costs submissions
  • Assist clients with DCAA/DCMA audits
  • Assist clients with GSA schedules/GSA audits and similar multi-award contracts
  • Reconciliation of expense reports/credit card charges to contracts or subcontracts
  • Reconciliation of travel charges to per diems/allowables
  • Reclassify or verify unallowable costs, either by statute or by terms of the contract
  • Review and assist clients with contract flowdowns
  • Assist with the design and implementation Adequate Accounting System - including assisting clients to develop, implement and document policies and procedures, internal controls, best practices
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports for clients as requested
  • Provide write-up services on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis to a variety of firm clients as needed
  • Setup QuickBooks data files from scratch and be able to customize to fit client industry and specialized reporting requirements, assistance and direction to be provided by Manager or Partner
  • Train clients in setup and use of QuickBooks and other government contract accounting software applications
  • Follow up with clients for information, forms and communicate critical deadlines to ensure timely completion of engagements.
  • Prepare 1099s, W-2s, BPOL, PPT and other forms for clients as needed
 
qualifications:
  • Minimum of 5 years of government contracting accounting experience
  • Bachelors degree in accounting
  • Solid knowledge of FAR/CAS and the federal procurement process
  • Thorough knowledge of accrual basis and cost accounting
  • Ability to calculate indirect rates and prepare incurred cost submissions is a plus
  • Proficient in Outlook, Excel, Word, Acrobat Pro and QuickBooks Pro
  • Proficient in setting up QuickBooks Pro accounts, including use of classes, job costing and budgeting functions
  • Familiarity or knowledge of other QuickBooks Pro and Intuit Payroll products desirable
  • Proficiency in PROCAS, Unanet and or Deltek is a plus or the ability to learn such applications easily
  • Ability to supervise and train paraprofessional staff supporting government contracts and or other small businesses.
  • Proficient in preparing work papers and reviewing supporting documents in a paperless environment
  • Attention to detail, and ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Experience in a small to midsize CPA firm is a plus
Please Apply Here!

 
skills: Quickbooks, Government Accounting
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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