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Federal - Financial Manager

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00533173


- Job description

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington D.C.


Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes.  We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

The Federal Financial Manager will serve as a member of the Functional Team and will primarily support the project's internal control testing efforts, audit remediation and audit response coordination. The candidate shall have an understanding of federal finance business processes, internal controls, and Financial Management Systems in support of our clients' efforts to produce auditable financial statements. 

 The candidate will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Develop/Update Internal Sustainment Testing Schedule 
  • Develop/Execute Testing Workbooks and testing approaches to perform internal control testing and developing Corrective Action Plans (CAPs)
  • Draft Standard Operating Procedures outlining how to perform duties relating to Internal Sustainment Testing and CAPs
  • Lead Segment Reviews 
  • Support external audit requests and act as a liaison/communicate documentation requests
  • Provide project management support

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Related business discipline
  • 7 years of experience in one or more of the following capabilities: federal accounting and/or auditing; federal financial statement audits; audit/internal controls testing
  • US Citizenship Required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA or CPA Candidate
  • Financial Improvement and Audit Readiness (FIAR) experience
  • Knowledge of Federal Government accounting standards
  • Knowledge of auditing standards and practices
  • Knowledge of accounting systems, internal controls, and financial reporting
  • Experience developing Business Process Documentation  and/or Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Good communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills
  • Good organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills
  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian
  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

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 US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

Accenture is a Federal Contractor and 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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