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Federal - Financial Accounting Advisory Specialist

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00501662

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- Job description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location:  Washington D.C.
 
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 Federal Financial Accounting Advisory Specialist 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 strong background in performing audits of Federal agencies, including drafting work papers/NFRs, developing audit test plans, analyzing financial statements, and evaluating internal controls.  The team member will be required to possess a working knowledge of financial reporting business processes, DoD accounting or auditing, internal controls, and financial management systems in support of our clients' efforts to produce auditable financial statements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related business discipline
  • 5 years of experience in one or more of the following capabilities: federal accounting and/or auditing; federal financial statement audits; audit/internal controls testing
  • 5 years of experience performing financial statement audits on Federal agencies

Preferred Skills:

  • Knowledge of Federal Accounting concepts and requirements
  • Federal Government Accounting and/or Auditing experience
  • CPA, CGFM, or CDFM are a plus
  • Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment 
  • Self-Driven, Detail Oriented, and Motivated 

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 
All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.
 
Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.
 
Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.

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