Our client, a Washington, DC based IT satellite services provider is seeking an Accounting Manager to join their team. Our client is growing and needs an Accounting Manager to take hands on ownership of the Accounting and Finance department. This is a REMOTE role but the selected candidate will need to come into the office a few times a month. The client would prefer a candidate from the DC Metro area.
Position: Accounting Manager Compensation: $110,000 - $120,000 Duration: Full-time, Permanent role Software: Strong working knowledge of MS Excel (pivots, VLOOKUP's, nested formulas, etc.) Location: Washington, DC /Remote. Candidates should be able to come into the office 1-2 times per month Process: First round - video interview, Second Round - video interview Potential Start Date: Late September
Accounting Manager Responsibilities:
Manage the day-to-day operations of the Accounting team
Supervise and develop a team of 2 accountants
Ensure complete and accurate general ledger prepared in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) in the U.S.
Review journal entries, account reconciliations and financial statements
Responsible for overseeing accounts payable process
Assist with preparation of financial statements and reporting
Accounting Manager Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, CPA a plus
7+ years in accounting with corporate or mix of public and corporate experience
Previous experience supervising a team
Candidate should possess strong communication and analytical skills, incredible attention to detail, and the ability to contribute to the success of the business outside of the Finance & Accounting discipline
A candidate who is focused on process improvement, automation, and finding efficiencies in on-going operations
Proven ability to manage multiple tasks and adapt to changing, fast paced environment