Outstanding opportunity to join a growth-oriented, technology based government contractor in Northern Virginia is looking to add to their corporate accounting team immediately. Ideally, they'd like to bring on a consultant that could be hired permanently in a three to six month time frame. They will also consider a direct hire, so if this is a fit for you and you are currently working, let's chat! This is a key role, helping to partner with a recent out of state acquisition and ultimately bring their accounting to Northern Virginia. Please review the job details below and apply today!!
location: Chantilly, Virginia
job type: Contract
salary: $40 - 50 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 5 Years
What will you be doing?
•You'll be focused on the general ledger, supporting an accounting group that has recently been acquired, partnering with a manager in Virginia and working with a team of 10 based out of state.
•You will handle a traditional general ledger functions such as working through month-end, handling the related reconciliations, journal entries, etc.
•You will assist with the transition from the acquired company to corporate, acquired company is a $1B+ organization
•You may have some travel out of state, but this will be minimal.
What are the requirements?
•A bachelors degree in accounting, finance or other business related field is strong preferred. Consideration may be given for related work experience.
•5+ years in a general ledger focused role for a larger ($50M+) organization
•Experience working for a government contract organization is required
•Technical skills - SAP is required (subledger used is Compass and ledger is Lighthouse) along with intermediate to advanced Excel
•Teamwork is essential!
•Being able to go with the flow, understand there could be changing priorities and switching gears is required.
skills: SAP, Month-End Close, $1 - 2 billion
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