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Senior Staff Accountant

Job Description

Senior Staff Accountant


Government Contracting Company

Opportunity Summary:

  • Extremely large, reputable company
  • Brand name company with family-oriented environment
  • Lots of stability (they have been growing continuously for years)
  • Modern, upscale work environment
  • Amazing company culture and training
  • Awesome team- we have been working with them for years

Job Duties:

This person will be the right hand to the Director of Finance.
They will be responsible for:
- month end close
- over see the billings that go out (must be detail-oriented to review the billings that go out to their government customers)
- full cycle Accounting, general ledger, journal entries
- will not be doing the AP (because they have an AP person) but they will review travel reimbursements and review the AP work
- incur cost claims
- bi-weekly billing, their largest contract is an IDIQ contract which has 100 task orders active on it at one time. probably have 150 invoices that go out every 2 weeks, but they are complex

Desired Skills and Experience:
* BA/BS Degree in Accounting, or related degree with accounting concentration
* Minimum 7 years of progressive experience in accounting, G/L and cost accounting, with minimum of 4 years of direct government accounting experience.
* Strong knowledge of accounting software systems Deltek GCS preferred and Advanced Excel a must.
* Familiarity with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) required
* Self-starter, highly-motivated, collaborative and results-driven.
* Excellent organization, communication (written and oral), time management, and presentation skills.

** 'Someone that does not have government contracting experience will not be a good candidate.'

Advanced Excel (pivot tables, formulas, v-look ups, macros are nice to have)




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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Job Snapshot

Location US-CA-San Diego
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $90,000.00 - $100,000.00 /Year
Store Type Accounting, Government, Information Technology
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Company Overview

Aston Carter

Founded in 1997, Aston Carter is a global recruitment and staffing provider, specialising in the placement of Risk and Compliance, Operations, Business and Organisational Change, Finance, and Management Consultancy professionals. We have over 350 staff members servicing 16 countries in Europe and Asia, with headquarters in London and offices in Brussels, Hong Kong, Paris, Singapore, Stockholm and Utrecht, and further U.K. offices in Birmingham, Bracknell, Edinburgh and Manchester. Learn More

Contact Information

US-CA-San Diego
Quinn Toohey
18586092002
Snapshot
Aston Carter
Company:
US-CA-San Diego
Location:
Full-Time
Employment Type:
Year
Pay Type:
$90,000.00 - $100,000.00 /Year
Pay Rate:
Accounting, Government, Information Technology
Store Type:

Job Description

Senior Staff Accountant


Government Contracting Company

Opportunity Summary:

  • Extremely large, reputable company
  • Brand name company with family-oriented environment
  • Lots of stability (they have been growing continuously for years)
  • Modern, upscale work environment
  • Amazing company culture and training
  • Awesome team- we have been working with them for years

Job Duties:

This person will be the right hand to the Director of Finance.
They will be responsible for:
- month end close
- over see the billings that go out (must be detail-oriented to review the billings that go out to their government customers)
- full cycle Accounting, general ledger, journal entries
- will not be doing the AP (because they have an AP person) but they will review travel reimbursements and review the AP work
- incur cost claims
- bi-weekly billing, their largest contract is an IDIQ contract which has 100 task orders active on it at one time. probably have 150 invoices that go out every 2 weeks, but they are complex

Desired Skills and Experience:
* BA/BS Degree in Accounting, or related degree with accounting concentration
* Minimum 7 years of progressive experience in accounting, G/L and cost accounting, with minimum of 4 years of direct government accounting experience.
* Strong knowledge of accounting software systems Deltek GCS preferred and Advanced Excel a must.
* Familiarity with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) required
* Self-starter, highly-motivated, collaborative and results-driven.
* Excellent organization, communication (written and oral), time management, and presentation skills.

** 'Someone that does not have government contracting experience will not be a good candidate.'

Advanced Excel (pivot tables, formulas, v-look ups, macros are nice to have)




About Aston Carter:

Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of recruitment and staffing services to companies requiring highly specialized business professionals. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aston Carter has an unrivaled commitment to delivering first class service to clients and business professionals across a variety of disciplines, including Accounting and Finance as well as Governance, Risk and Compliance. With more than 60 offices across Europe, Asia Pacific and North America, Aston Carter provides local, regional and global expertise to drive value and meet our customers' unique needs. Aston Carter is a division of Aerotek. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider.

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