Cordia is partnered with a premier information, technology, and business process management firm who is seeking a Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager with Unanet experience
to join their team on a contract to hire basis.
Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager
Hybrid - Reston, VA
$60.00 - $65.00/hour
Contract to Hire
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced Senior Accountant/Accounting Manager to join our client's finance team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the day-to-day accounting operations of the company, including overseeing the general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and month-end closing processes. This position reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer.
- Manage and oversee the daily operations of the accounting department, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll.
- Ensure the accuracy and timeliness of all financial transactions and financial reports, including the preparation of monthly financial statements.
- Perform monthly and year-end closing procedures, including journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and accruals.
- Manage and reconcile all bank accounts and credit card statements.
- Prepare and file all tax returns and compliance filings.
- Work with external auditors and tax advisors to ensure compliance with all financial regulations and accounting standards.
- Manage and develop accounting staff, including setting goals, providing training, and conducting performance evaluations.
- Identify and implement process improvements to streamline accounting procedures and enhance financial reporting.
- Assist with budgeting and forecasting activities.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
- CPA or CMA certification preferred.
- 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including at least 2 years of experience in a supervisory role.
- Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
- Experience with financial reporting, budgeting, and forecasting.
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel and accounting software.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines.