Accounting & Finance
Senior Accountant (Government Contracting) at MillerMusmar
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Position: Senior Accountant
Type: Full Time
MillerMusmar is an award-winning CPA firm located in Reston, VA that provides accounting, tax and assurance services. We
provide outsourced accounting to a wide range of Government Contracting companies and are seeking Senior Accountants
with a strong background in government accounting. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic and the
commitment and passion to provide exceptional client service to our growing client base.
This position is a great alternative to the typical accounting, tax and audit positions particularly if you enjoy client service,
continuous learning, and a great team to work with.
Please submit your application here:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepares day-to-day and month-end close entries including revenue, payroll, prepaid expenses, unbilled accounts
receivable, and accrued liabilities.
Prepares complex reconciliations for necessary balance sheet accounts and various other general ledger accounts, as
Assists with the month-end and year-end closing process.
Develops and maintains an understanding of the accounting operations within each assigned client. Obtains a working
knowledge of the client’s accounting software packages. Responsible for recommending and enforcing the internal
controls, policies, and procedures established by the client.
Assists external auditors and tax accountants at year-end with preparing schedules, providing explanations of supporting
materials and procedures, and preparing any other necessary data.
Assists in preparation of the client’s year-end 1099 submissions.
Recommends, designs, and implements any necessary department controls and procedures.
Interacts with client as needed.
Supervisory responsibilities include:
Reviews and supervises staff accountant’s monthly work, including but not limited to, journal entries, accounts payable and
Coaches and mentors Staff Accountants through project management
Disburses client requests to team members to manage deadlines
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance (Required)
Utmost discretion, strong ethics
Minimum 4 years’ experience in the accounting field
Strong understanding of Accounting Principles, knowledge of GAAP
Advanced understanding of general and subsidiary ledgers and financial statements
Understanding of government contract compliance regulations found in the FAR, CAS, etc.
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Extremely detail orientated with strong analytical skills
Good time management and organizational skills with ability to manage multiple initiatives and client requirements
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Ability to be flexible and work in a fast-paced environment
Optional Desired Skills:
CPA license preferred
Unanet Accounting System
QuickBooks Accounting System
Deltek Costpoint Accounting System
Project Accounting experience
Experience with Positive Pay
Experience with Concur or similar system
Additional Salary Information: Additional Salary Information: Possible Signing Bonus