Cordia Resources is seeking a Senior Accountant for a leading government contracting firm known for its exceptional services and innovative solutions. As a Senior Accountant with Costpoint experience, you will play a crucial role in our finance department, contributing to the accurate and efficient management of our financial operations. Your primary responsibility will be to handle various accounting functions related to government contracts and utilize your expertise in Costpoint software to ensure compliance with government accounting regulations.
General Accounting: Manage day-to-day accounting activities, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger entries, and reconciliations.
Government Contract Accounting: Apply your in-depth knowledge of government contract accounting principles, regulations, and compliance requirements to support project accounting and reporting.
Costpoint Expertise: Utilize your advanced proficiency in Deltek Costpoint software to maintain accurate financial records and perform project accounting tasks.
Financial Analysis: Conduct regular financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis to provide insights to management for strategic decision-making.
Compliance and Audit Support: Assist with government audits and ensure adherence to Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) and Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) guidelines.
Month-End and Year-End Closing: Facilitate smooth month-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring timely and accurate financial reporting.
Process Improvements: Identify opportunities to streamline accounting processes and implement best practices to enhance efficiency and accuracy.
Cross-Functional Collaboration: Collaborate with other departments, project managers, and stakeholders to gather necessary financial data and support project cost control efforts.
Team Leadership: Mentor and guide junior accounting staff, sharing your expertise and knowledge to foster a collaborative and high-performing team environment.
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
Significant experience working as an Accountant or Senior Accountant, preferably in a government contracting environment.
Proficiency in Deltek Costpoint software is essential for this role.
Thorough understanding of government accounting regulations, DCAA audit requirements, and FAR compliance.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret financial data and provide meaningful insights.
Excellent communication skills to effectively interact with team members, management, and external stakeholders.
Detail-oriented and organized, with a commitment to maintaining accurate and up-to-date financial records.
Prior experience in mentoring and leading a team is advantageous.