Accenture Federal - Financial Manager in Arlington, Virginia

Title: Federal - Financial Manager Location: USA-Southeast Job Number: 00501294

Organization: Accenture Federal Services

Location: Washington, DC

Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company that helps clients transform bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes. We serve every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Our 9,000 dedicated colleagues and change makers work with clients at the heart of the nation's priorities in defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and health to make a difference for the people they employ, serve, and protect.

The Federal Financial Manager will support the Senior Assessment Team (SAT) monitoring internal controls over financial systems (ICOFS) and financial reporting (ICOFR). The Manager will enhance governance and leadership engagement for the Managers' Internal Control Program (MICP) along with planning and execution of the SAT. This candidate will drive implementation of approach to identifying, documenting and remediation ICFOR and ICOFS MWs.The candidate will prepare presentation materials and minutes for SAT meetings, and manage relationships with governance members, MICP Coordinators and SAOs. The team member will be required to gain a working knowledge of federal financial reporting, federal business processes, internal controls and OMB A-123, risk management, governance, and financial management systems in support of our clients' efforts to produce the Statement of Assurance.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in one or more of the following capabilities: federal accounting and/or auditing; federal financial statement audits; audit/internal controls testing

  • Minimum 5 years of experience with one or more of the following: OMB Circular A-123, United States Standard General Ledger (USSGL), Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS), US GAO Financial Audit Manual (FAM), Financial Management Regulation (FMR)

  • Minimum 10 years of experience with MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, Economics or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) strongly preferred

  • Big 4 experience with accounting or auditing on federal advisory engagements

  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent organizational, multi-tasking, and time-management skills

  • Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian

  • Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian

A n active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.

Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.

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