General Ledger Accountant

Our client, a premier Government Contractor in Northern Virginia, is seeking to add a dynamic General Ledger Accountant to their growing accounting team. This position will report to a fantastic Assistant Controller ho is willing to train. Currently they are remote, and moving to a very flexible / hybrid model in the future. Tremendous opportunity for growth in the future and to participate in their ESOP program. Government Contractign experience preferred but not required. Base + bonus + some of the best benefits in the DC metro area.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Prepare basic general ledger account reconciliations and adjusting journal entries.
  • Enter Fixed Asset transactions (purchases, disposals and transfers) into the Fixed Asset module of Costpoint.
  • Analyze Computer Inventory records to determine Fixed Asset transactions to record.
  • Prepare and publish monthly reports in accordance with a reporting checklist and schedule.
  • Prepare Accounting Correction forms based on analysis of more senior GL Accountants.
  • Track Accounting Corrections submitted to ensure timely processing.
Required Skills:
  • Due to the sensitivity of customer-related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or a related field plus 2 years of experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience, preferably with a Government Contractor.
  • Strong PC skills including proficiency in Excel.
  • Working knowledge of Costpoint including GL module. Knowledge of Fixed Asset module a plus.
  • Strong work ethic and team player.
  • High degree of professionalism.
  • Strong interpersonal (verbal and written) communication skills.
  • Organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills.
Salary Range
$57,000.00 - $70,000.00
per Year
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Alexandria, VA, 22350, US