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Senior Project Accountant/Financial Analyst

Kforce Finance and Accounting Alexandria Full-Time
$75,000.00 - $85,000.00 / year
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RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce has a client in Alexandria, Virginia (VA) is seeking a Senior Project Accountant/Financial Analyst. Summary: In this highly visible and critical role, you will be tasked with driving predictability, accountability and analysis throughout the portfolio. The Program Financial Analyst will be responsible for all financial aspects of assigned programs including accounting, budgeting, analysis, reporting, forecasting, collaborating with program managers and cost account managers on Estimates-To-Complete (ETC) and Estimates-At-Completion (EAC), invoicing and contract financial closeout. Major Job Activities:
  • Responsible for monthly close process, financial reporting, and accounting functions on multiple programs
  • Identifies financial status by comparing and analyzing actual results with plans and forecasts
  • Improves financial status by analyzing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends; recommending actions to management
  • Develop, maintain and distribute as-hoc reports and financial models as needed
  • Responsible for preparing journal entries and monthly account reconciliations
  • Responsible for the monthly financial statement preparation and analysis - analyzes and documents month over month variances
  • Responsible for monthly invoices and provides support on contractual data requirements from the customer
  • Maintains financial project orders and work instructions, developing new ones as required
  • Performs other duties and assignments as required

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5+ years of Accounting/Finance experience
  • Experience working in Defense/government contract accounting
Skills:
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven ability to interface effectively with personnel at various levels within and outside the organization
  • Ability to analyze and interpret large volumes of data and provide meaningful commentary on business drivers
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly excel using pivot tables and macros
  • Strong working knowledge of JAMIS and/or CostPoint
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Skills required

Perform Statistical Analysis
Identify Problem
Financial Analysis
Provide Direction
Provide Analytic Support
Provide Support

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Senior Project Accountant/Financial Analyst
$75,000.00 - $85,000.00 / year
Estimated Salary: $110K
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Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the finance and accounting functional areas of general accounting, audit services, SEC reporting, periodic financial close and tax preparation support. From CFOs and controllers with Big 4 experience to entry level transactional accounting positions, Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to “Great People = Great Results” and offer exciting job opportunities with top finance and accounting companies across the United States. Kforce continues to look for experienced finance and accounting professionals to join our team of great people! 

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