Staff Accountant in Alexandria, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0023193

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Staff Accountant

Key Role:

Maintain responsibility for assisting with the preparation of monthly financial analysis reports, account reconciliations, prepaid schedules, and government cost accounting report generation. Adhere to internal controls and accounting policies and procedures in accordance with GAAP, prepare financial statement fluctuation analysis, and assist with month end close activities, journal entries, and account reconciliation. Maintain responsibility for accurate maintenance of financial records, the computer financial management system, and the chart of accounts and answer financial and accounting questions by researching into and interpreting data. Provide detailed analysis and explanation of financial transactions. Provide accounting support by converting data to a general ledger system or ledger entries, obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements and reviewing financial information. Update job knowledge, maintain personal networks, read professional publications, participate in educational opportunities, and participate in professional organizations. Prepare documentation for third party audits, oversee financial operations, and be the point of contact for accounting issues.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience in general ledger and financial reporting analysis roles

-Experience with working in a deadline-oriented environment

-Experience with Microsoft Office and integrated accounting systems

-BA or BS degree in Accounting or Finance

Additional Qualifications:
-Possession of excellent time management and detail skills

-CPA License

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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