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Federal - Controllership Initiatives & Operations Analyst

Job Location: VA - Arlington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00500893


- Job description

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 AFS Controllership organization includes accounts receivable, account payable, accounting and reporting, expense compliance, payroll and internal controls functions.  The Controllership Initiatives & Operations Analyst will be responsible for supporting a wide range of initiatives and operations within the Controllership organization.  

Some specific activities aligned to this role are expected to include the following:

  • Assist with the tracking, reporting, communication, and resolution of Time & Expense non-compliance.
  • Support suspense management activities, working with employees across the business and at all career levels.
  • Support Special Processing timesheet adjustments and peer review activities.
  • Support various month-end close activities.
  • Assist in implementing new accounting procedures, documenting processes, and create training manuals.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree (Accounting, Finance, Economics or other Business major preferred) - applicable to candidates with less than 4 years of full time experience only
  • Knowledge of business, finance, and accounting fundamentals
  • 3.2 GPA or higher - applicable to candidates with less than 4 years of full time experience only
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and time manage
  • Willingness to learn new skills and embrace changes in business operations
  • Good interpersonal skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Deltek/ Costpoint experience
  • Government contracting experience
  • Familiarity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Government Cost Accounting Standards (CAS), and Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR)
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.
Equal Employment Opportunity 
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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.
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