Organization: Accenture Federal Services
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An Accounting and Reporting Specialist who will support the AFS Accounting and Reporting function within the Controllership organization. You are responsible for performing various audit support and financial reporting activities, including preparation of PBCs and coordination and review of audit support from other finance team members.
Participate in monthly consolidated close, including extended work hours during close to meet deadlines
Prepare journal entries in accordance with GAAP
Manage complex accounting processes such as ASC 842 lease methodology
Perform balance sheet account reconciliations and analysis and resolve any discrepancies with minimal supervision
Fully support and help drive initiatives to improve & operationalize processes, innovate, and help resolve cross-functional issues as part of the Accounting team
Document and monitor internal controls
Evaluate and recommend improvements in accounting procedures and processes
Communicate with cross-functional teams within AFS and Accenture to perform operational accounting duties
Ensure compliance with AFS policies, US GAAP, and Federal cost compliance rules
Assist Accounting Manager in general corporate accounting matters and ad hoc projects or requests
Support internal and external audits
Here's what you need:
U.S. Citizenship Required
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration
2 years of accounting experience in a public accounting firm, general accounting, or technical accounting
Other required skills:
Strong communication and collaboration skills and the ability to communicate with employees at all levels (written and verbal)
Detail oriented and strong organizational skills
Ability to work analytically in a problem-solving environment
Proficient with common PC software applications including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and SharePoint Sites
Bonus points if you have:
CPA or CPA Candidate
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $66,400 - $93,099 and information on benefits offered is here.
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