Federal - Financial Accounting Associate Manager 9/8/2016

Accenture Federal Services Arlington, VA

Company
Accenture Federal Services
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29678812
AJE Ref #
576121068
Location
Arlington, VA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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ORGANIZATION: ACCENTURE FEDERAL SERVICES

LOCATION: ARLINGTON, VA

Great outcomes are everything. It's what drives us to turn bold ideas into breakthrough solutions that solve the toughest problems fast--the first time. So you can change how people work and live.

The Financial Accounting Associate Manager will serve as a member of a large project team and will support the client's financial improvement and audit compliance goals through a variety of work streams. The team member will have a deep background in performing audits of Federal agencies, including leading audit engagements, authoring work papers/white papers/NFRs, developing audit test plans, analyzing financial statements, and evaluating internal controls. The team member will have experience using or testing asset valuation methodologies to estimate the cost of existing assets.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

* Bachelor's of Science Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related business discipline
* Active Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
* 7years of relevant Federal accounting or auditing experience
* 4years of experience performing financial statement audits of Federal entities

PREFERRED SKILLS:

* Experience leading small teams or tasks
* Basic understanding of Federal asset valuation/estimation procedures
* Experienceapplying or validating SFFAS Statement No. 35 to an entity's capital assets
* Participated in financial statement audit of US Coast Guard
* Experienceauditing or performing audit readiness functions (FIP, FIAR, FSTAR) for a DoD agency (ie Coast Guard, Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps)
* Extensive experience performing audit functions, including test plan creation, internal control and substantive testing, and documentation of findings & recommendations for a government/commercial entity

An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

Accenture is a federal contractor, an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

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