Staff Accountant in McLean, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/3/2018

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  • Location:
    McLean, VA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job Number: R0034212

Staff Accountant

Key Role:
Serve as a key contributor of the corporate accounting general ledger team, supporting monthly close and general accounting processes for the company at its headquarters. Prepare general ledger account reconciliations, journal entries, and fluctuation analyses for key business processes for the firm, including cash, prepaid expenses, and accrued expenses. Support company financial, internal, and regulatory audits and contribute to ongoing process improvement projects. Work closely with treasury, accounts payables, and receivables teams to ensure internal controls are followed and proper accounting is performed in a timely and accurate manner and assist with evolving business needs and special projects, as requested.

Basic Qualifications:

2+ years of experience with accounting

-Experience with Microsoft Office products, including advanced Excel  

-Knowledge of compliance for the requirements of Sarbanes-Oxley, including identifying and documenting key controls and processes, assisting with remediation activities, and supporting internal controls testing
-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Accounting or Finance

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with government cost accounting standards
-Experience with cash reconciliations and long-term debt transactions a plus
-Ability to handle details, multi-task, and prioritize changing objectives in a fast-paced environment

-Ability to be a team player who can work independently and in a cross-functional environment
-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills, including communicating with all levels of staff

-Possession of excellent analytical and problem-solving skills

-CPA License or candidate

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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